Socks History

Sock Count, last updated 19th Jan 2009

Sock Count = 28
Pairs = 13
Pairs in active progress = 0
Pairs started and resting = 6
Pairs frogged to begin again = 3
Pairless SSS = 2

Completed pairs, in chronological order

  1. Simple Socks aka My First Socks
  2. Hedera by Cookie A aka Blue Ivy Socks
  3. Simple Socks aka Simply Arizona
  4. Ambrosia Socks aka Eight-ply Purple People Eaters
  5. Burning Rings of Fire aka Cash and Burn
  6. Merope socks aka Plumbum’s Mouthwatering Merope
  7. Simple Socks aka Socktober Mountain – first Magic Loop socks
  8. Yarn Harlot sock recipe sock aka Vanilla Mansocks – completed on Magic Loop
  9. Number 1 Husband Socks aka Grreen and Grrowlly Socks – cashmere
  10. Simple Socks aka Water Socks 05/01/09
  11. Earl Grey socks aka Private Comfort 07/01/09
  12. Laeticia aka Gaudete, Boreae Montes et Flumina 06/04/2009
  13. Francie Socks aka Smooshypu Socks 20/05/2009

On the needles

  1. Not So Flashy – plain sock (dozing) 1 done
  2. Tay-lor-made Herringbone Rib socks (dozing)
  3. Own pattern – Thorfinn (dozing)
  4. Cookie A Mingus (sleeping)
  5. Mixed recipe sock  – Warning! (Second Sock Syndrome) – 1 done
  6. Cookie A Pomatomus (sleeping)

Frogged for a new beginning

  1. Firestarter
  2. Teosinte
  3. Smoking Hot Socks

Recently, at the: Crooked House



It’s a reasonable day today and thus we have the back doors standing open. This means that Chloé can come and go as she pleases (she refuses to use the cat flaps and expects us to give her ingress and egress via the sitting room window). We were taking a coffee break in between sorting out the van, when we heard a strange Chloé-type noise. I did not like it. I wondered if she hadContinue readingThanks!

Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

Petunias always make me think of Dinghies

It has been a busy day, not much time for anything. We walked the dog this morning but I took no photographs until I decided to take a few potshots in the village on our way back.

Recent movements of the: Deux Escargots

Aft agley

Seems to me that making plans is a complete waste of time! Once again the weather gods have a different set of plans to our own but hey, ho, we are happy to go where the wind blows… or the tide drifts, or whatever. More like where the wind doesn’t blow, though. The weather gods… Continue reading Aft agley

Tonight’s view from the van is of olive groves and cloud. We have decided to spend only one night here and will move on to Olvera tomorrow. Dusty came for a walk with us this afternoon, there is a track that runs straight from the campsite into the National Park. Very nice and he walked well, until the rain started and he asked to go back into his carrier! #wp #spain #cats #Dusty

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