Lately when I post photos of my socks on blockers, some of you think that the end of the blocker peeping out from the top of the sock is a knitted on edging.
Nope! It’s my pretty red sock blocker, purchased at The Loopy Ewe.
Lucy and Wildlife
And a couple of you commented wondering how Lucy slept through the brief encounter with the squirrel. Lucy was a good seven miles away from the squirrel!
I live on the 10th floor of a highrise condo. Lucy is an indoor-only kitty. It would be a very intrepid squirrel indeed that managed to show itself to Lucy! We do get birds landing on the windowsills from time to time. I have a large window in the living room:
Here’s the view from that window:
Lucy does go nutsy-cuckoo when a bird lands on the windowsill!
And she does sleep a lot:
She is particularly tired today because she spent a good part of last night waking me up to play with her.
Here is the sock I just finished:
I did not put it on a blocker to avoid confusion.
Here’s a side view:
The yarn is ShibuiKnits Sock in “periwinkle.”
The KnitNation website for the event in London next July has today been updated with the class choices. Check it out! I believe that registration opens on December 1.
And the winner of the Kristin Nicholas book is Linda in Chicago. Linda, I’ve emailed you.
Thanks to everyone who left a comment!
Tune in tomorrow for a “Name-the-Pattern” contest!