Mitered Triangles: Two Sole Panels

Mitered Triangles: Two Sole Panels

The two Sole Panels of Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles (form New Directions in Sock Knitting) knitted up pretty quickly. So quickly, in fact, that I didn’t take time to take a photo before I joined the two with a three-needle…

Mitered Triangles: Two Front Panels

Mitered Triangles: Two Front Panels

I’ve got to say the I’m having a blast knitting Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles in New Directions in Sock Knitting! Those little triangles are definitely addictive. It didn’t take long for me to finish the Second Front Panel. Below left…

Mitered Triangles, Backing Up

Mitered Triangles, Backing Up

When I posted about my progress with Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles Socks from New Directions in Sock Knitting, a few days ago, I failed to post photos of my early progress. I was so excited to show how these socks…

Mitered Triangles

Mitered Triangles

After a too-long hiatus, I’m back to knitting the designs in New Directions in Sock Knitting, my most recent sock book. I’ve been wanting to try out Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles (shown on the cover; instructions begin on page 68)…

We have a winner!

We have a winner!

  The winner of the Mason-Dixon Knitting Field Guide 2: Fair Isle is Joan Miller, who wrote “These socks would be great for a knitting retreat.” I agree Joan! Perhaps you’ll wear them to an upcoming Knit For Fun Retreat!…

Mason-Dixon Field Guide 2

Mason-Dixon Field Guide 2

I’m delighted to have a pair of socks included in the Mason-Dixon Knitting’s Field Guide 2!                     Apres-Everything Socks are knitted in a dreamy bulky yarn that’s the knitting equivalent of…

People Knitting Winner

People Knitting Winner

Thank you for responding to my query about when you were last photographed knitting. I loved reading about when, if ever, you were photographed knitting. I find it curious that so many of us have no photo of us knitting,…

People Knitting, a Raffle

People Knitting, a Raffle

A couple of weeks ago Princeton Architectural Press asked if I was interested in receiving a copy of Barbara Levin’s new book People Knitting: A Century of Photographs. Enticed by the title, I said “yes.” I’m writing now to say…

Zigzag Sock--Finished!

Zigzag Sock–Finished!

I finished Anne Campbell’s Zigzag sock from New Directions in Sock Knitting without trouble. The only “tricky” part was knitting little short-row triangles to fill in the “valleys” of the chevron pattern and even out the end of the foot….

Zigzag--Half a Foot

Zigzag–Half a Foot

I’m approaching the end of my version of Anne Campbell’s Zigzag socks from New Directions in Sock Knitting. The heel turn was a breeze and, without any stitches to pick up for the gussets, I’m making good progress on the…