This week I finally decided to do something I’ve been wanting to do for a very long time! Learn how to knit 2 socks at the same time!!! I went to my LYS, Raging Wool, and took the class. We are starting with a pair of knitted slippers. It should be a fast project because the yarn we are using is super bulky. It is called Lorna’s Laces, Shepherd Bulky. I love it!!! It is super soft! The color way I picked is called Mineshaft. Its a pretty mix of greys, browns & purple.
I also bought new needles. I needed size 10, 40 inch circulars. I love these needles. They are Knitters Pride, Symfonie Cubics. I’ve never had needles like this. They are square!!! There were others to choose from, but since I was learning something new, I figured I would also use needles I have never had before. I didn’t ever know they made square needles. And you know what…. I totally love them! I think I may get more! LOL Continue reading