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quoth the raven

14 April 2009 1,373 views 9 Comments

February marked 200 years since Edgar Allen Poe's birth. Seemed fitting to knit the Lenore socks in the Lenore Socks that Rock colourway, right?

STR lightweight, Lenore

I cast on just after Poe's birthday and finished the first sock two weeks later. The other is still mid-cuff, but it's in my purse and gets picked up from time to time.

progress

With a few knitterly gatherings coming up on the schedule, I'm sure I'll get the second sock knocked out by say, oh, next February.

Lenore

9 Comments »

  • Whistlepea said:

    Very cute Caro! Err I mean…handsome? menacing? macabre?

  • Keana said:

    They are FREAKIN” BEAUTIFUL!!!!! I want them!

  • Kirsten said:

    Love the pattern and the yarn!

  • nina said:

    WOW – I LOVE THESE! Beautiful colorway and pattern.

  • Heather said:

    When I received the pattern initially I wasn’t so keen on it, but seeing your version has changed my mind. Sadly I used this yarn in a Chevron:(

  • janna said:

    Gorgeous! Both the pattern and the colorway! I might need to invest in both …
    Oh – and the box bag came — it’s great! Thanks!

  • Knitterella Purl said:

    These are stunning! I may have to attempt…

  • Amanda Elizabeth said:

    These are simply gorgeous!!!!

  • Jennifer said:

    Wow, lovely! I just want to be a complete copycat. But I’ll resist. For now.

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