I hope everyone is enjoying their August socks! Awesome WIPs going on in the Rav group for sure. We have some severe knitting olympics going on right now in Rav. Pop on over and join us!
This is a (drum roll please)…
BONUS PATTERN MONTH!!!!
Yarn: The official pattern for the month is knit in Koigu KPPPM.
Needles: Needle size US 2.5mm, or size to get appropriate gauge of 8 stitches to 1 inch.
Yarn substitutions: Other people have used TOFUtsies, Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Sock Multi, Claudia Handpainted Fingering, ShibuiKnits Sock, Blue Moon Fiber Arts Socks that Rock – Lightweight, Colinette Jitterbug, Knit Picks Memories, Cherry Tree Hill Supersock Merino, Crystal Palace Panda Cotton.
Yarn: The bonus pattern for the month is knit in Schaefer Yarn Anne.
Needles: Needle size US 2mm (OMGoodness!), or size to get appropriate gauge of 8 stitches to 1 inch.
Yarn substitutions: Other people have used Scarlet Fleece, Cherry Tree Hill Supersock Merino, TOFUtsies, Knit Picks Essentials, Louet Gems Fingering, Zitron Trekking (XXL).
Happy hunting for next month’s yarn!! And heads up ladies and gents, we are moving forward so we will be learning “new stuff” just about every month! YAY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!