The Lucy socks, they are done!
I tried them on and took a photo, a la Cara:
Even Lucy tried them on:
To recap, these are knitted from Socks That Rock Lightweight in the “Lucy” colorway, beautifully handpainted by Tina of Blue Moon Fiber Arts. I used my generic toe-up pattern on a size 2mm (U.S. 0) needle, and incorporated a cat’s paw lace motif, chart shown in this blog entry.
Fir Cone Wrap
I’ve made some progress on the Fir Cone Wrap:
I’ve still got a bit left in the first skein and unstretched, the wrap measures 28″. I can easily stretch it to 36″, so the wrap will end up being at least 6 feet long — plenty long for my purposes.
A close-up, with the pattern stretched out slightly:
And closer . . .