Really Good Manly Socks !

I have been test knitting sock yarn for Ellen at Fiber Curio and Here is their latest offering: a wonderful 80% Cheviot, 20% mohair fingering that I knit into a pair of basic top down socks, with a partridge eye heel flap and round toe. The yarn is crisp and lustrous, a natural dark charcoal. It makes a very sturdy, manly sock that can be machine washed and wears well.

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Joe-in Wyoming's picture

Very nice looking socks. I

Very nice looking socks. I also use Eye of Partridge as I enjoy the pattern it makes in the heel flap.

AKQGuy's picture

Those are some handsome

Those are some handsome socks. May they keep your toes toasty and comfortable for years to come. I need to finish knitting my last pair before next year... Job well done, Sir.

New York Built's picture

What a great combination! I

What a great combination! I have been writing about Wool Connoirseurship on Ravelry. I will add this to my list of investigatory objectives. Kudos! They look terrific. I can't wait to get some knitting time with it.

KenInMaine's picture

Great looking socks!

Great looking socks!