These are better pictures of the Brethren . This pattern is by our own
Another view of the socks, thanks for stopping by!
This is wonderfull... I like it...
As always, brilliant workmanship! What bind off do you use? It' so neat and
Thank you Mark. I do the Kitchener graft. Since I have two strands at the
toe I pull hard,lol. I also put the needle through and weave the tails on the
inside of the toe
Thanks Andy....is the CO anything different, like a stretchy one? Because
I do toe-up socks so far, I was looking at the top of the sock thinking that
was your binding off.
I have always done a long tail cast on for this pattern and it has worked
for me. I find it very stretchy.
Thanks Andy. I am planning on learning the top-down method soon, so it's
nice to know that a regular CO works.
Got the needles, got the yarn......HERE I GO!!!!!!
We are here to help if you come into challenges. Congratulations and hope
to see them soon.
One thing I found when I knit my pair was that a gauge swatch is very
important...I had to rip back and go up a needle size to ensure a proper
Definitely a swatch so you know if you have the right needles for the
The pattern is a great one and I love the fact that Mill donates the
proceeds of the sales to the scholarship fund for the Men's Knitting
What does "Zarte Knospe" mean?
I have no idea. it's the name of the yarn colorway
I think it is German, but I take your word for it, let me check it on bing
translate. It says tender bud, so close enough right? lol
Okay, now I'm gonna have to try these....!! Every time I see them my
fingers start to itch!!!! Great model too!!!!!! ;-)
Thank You. I love this pattern as you can tell, I will make it in as many
colors as I can lol
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