Showing posts from December, 2015

Noro Socks

Short Row Toe and Heel Basic Socks Yarn: Noro ... something. Lost label, reused yarn.
Needles: 4.5mm circulars
Ravelry: Comfy Cozy Noro Socks
Almost six months ago I put this photo on Instagram with the caption "I'm going to turn these never-worn arm warmers into my new favourite pair of socks." And then I knit them two-at-a-time in some large circulars, and in a week, I had them. They're amazing. They're so comfy, so cozy, such delicious yarn. I put them on and my feet rejoice. They are by far my favourite pair of socks. Perhaps ever. It's all owing to the yarn, and I can't even remember what kind it is. The brand is definitely Noro, but beyond that I have no idea. Oh well. The sock pattern is the Short Row Basic Socks from Socks from the Toe Up by Wendy Johnson. I'm really glad I bought this book, and I've already made two pairs of socks from it. Both were hugely satisfying to make. The best part about these socks is that with the heavy weight y…