Mitered Triangles -- Finished!

Mitered Triangles — Finished!

I’m excited to say that my version of Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles socks from New Directions in Sock Knitting is a success!   I joined the Front Leg Panel to the Back Leg Panel with a couple of colorful garter…

Mitered Triangles -- Back Leg Panels

Mitered Triangles — Back Leg Panels

I’m excited to say that my version of Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles socks from New Directions in Sock Knitting is coming along nicely. To be sure, the heel is the most complicated part. I think it’s going to be smooth…

Mitered Triangles -- Heel, Second Half

Mitered Triangles — Heel, Second Half

The second half of the heel on Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles socks (from New Directions in Sock Knitting), is a simple duplicate of the first half, then the two halves are joined to form a pyramid. The live stitches of…

Mitered Triangles--Heel, First Half

Mitered Triangles–Heel, First Half

Okay, the heel on Kathryn Alexander’s Mitered Triangles socks (from New Directions in Sock Knitting), made up of four short-row triangles, is unlike any other I’ve ever seen and it takes a bit of faith. Unfortunately, there’s an error in…

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…