I don’t know what it is of late, but I have things on knitting needles, especially the Options knitting needles and looms. Right now I’m getting ready to cast on some socks onto my brand new sock loom.
It is the Knit Quick Sock Loom and I am using the Lion Brand Ice Cream Big Scoop Cotton
Cotton Candy colorway. It is baby yarn and one skein is supposed to make one baby blanket. The yarn is so soft! I am really looking forward to making me a pair of socks from the skein. The only thing I am curious about is: Can you block acrylic yarn for socks?
This was truly a joy to loom knit. It was peaceful and fun to work on and I must admit I am genuinely looking forward to wearing it once it is just a little cool enough to wear. Though I normally don’t take pictures of me, I may just take a picture of me wearing this as an example of just how much I love this cowl!
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