Again, all I did was take the quilted lattice stitch pattern and insert it into the foot of a plain old, stockinette sock. I did get a little frustrated with the pattern and didn’t have the patience to do it around the leg. Of course I ran out of yarn just before the cuffs(next time, get a 3rd hank?), and had to add in some KnitPicks Telemark yarn, in a close-but-not-quite color. Lesson learned.
Quilted Lattice (knee)Socks
size US1(2.5mm) circ needle–yes, I was knitting worsted with 1s! won’t do THAT $hit again!
KnitPicks Sock Memories in Flower Power(discontinued), Telemark in Cardinal
Note: The Quilted Lattice stitch can be found anywhere on the internet. I orginally chose this description, only to get confused with Row 6; I used the Row 6 instructions for this one, and it worked out just fine.
I’m working these in Opal Petticoat. I love this pastel yarn. Maybe I’ll get them done in time for Easter! 🙂
Last but not least: Wallaby!
She’s almost ready for the hood section. I’m hoping the bottom ribbing will snug up some in the wash without the whole thing going to shrink-hell. It’s Cotton Ease, which is supposed to be machine washable and dryable… Well, we’ll see.
That’s about it for now. I leave you with a goofy kid pic, just for the hell of it: