Wednesday, February 22, 2012

WiP Wednesday - Yoga Socks!



I have started a pair of yoga socks to give as a gift.  The feedback on the pattern on Ravelry is that they end up being a bit loose.  


I'm about to start the heel portion so I have two options:  1) To continue as the pattern would like me to or 2) to go down a needle size or two so that the part that needs to be more fitted, is a bit more tight.  I'm tempted to keep going on this one and see if the pattern instructions work out for me.  The risk is that I finish and need to frog; then adjust and knit two more.  Even with sleeves of garments I tend to get bored on the second one...hmmmm.  




3 comments:

  1. I love the yoga socks pattern, it's such a cute idea! And the yarn you're using is working up great. I hope you find the exactly-right no-frogging-required way to finish them. :)

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  2. Great colors! That is a hard call to make. I think that if your gauge is correct, it might be better to stick with the same needles and follow the pattern instructions.

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  3. Ooh, pretty yarn! I'm so tempted to make yoga socks, they look like such fun.

    I really struggle with decisions like that. I'd be tempted to go down a size, but then again I do love my socks to be on the snug side! Second sock/sleeve/mitten/glove syndrome is a killer, isn't it?!

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