A Good Yarn Sarasota · Cabbage Key · Lorna's Laces · Shepherd Sock · yarn · yarn review

Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

Product Name: Shepherd Sock in an Exclusive Colorway "Cabbage Key" Company: Lorna's Laces via A Good Yarn in Sarasota, FL Fiber Content: 80% Superwash Merino Wool, 20% Nylon Per Skein: Approx 100g, 430 yds (Fingering Weight) Gauge: 7 stitches = 1 inch on US Size 1 knitting needles Care: Machine wash cold, Machine dry until just damp.  Lay flat to finish. I… Continue reading Yarn Review – Cabbage Key by Lorna’s Laces

Knitting · Lorna's Laces · Miss Babs Yarn · On The Round Yarn · Regia Yarn · Socks · Sockupied · Uncategorized

Sockupied, Part One

I will be the first to admit...I love sock yarn! Currently, I'm addicted to all the pretty yarn that the indie dyers post on Instagram! And I love casting on a new pair of socks! A quick look around the house and I found all of these socks in various stages of completion: Here's a… Continue reading Sockupied, Part One

Elizabeth Zimmerman · Giveaway · InstaGiveAway · Instagram · Lorna's Laces · The Flying Kettle · The Sanguine Gryphon · yarn · Yarn Give Away

YarnGiveAway on Instagram

It's time for a little destashing at the iknit2purl2 household.  I recently organized my knitting books and found a few duplicates (my relatives know what my favorite hobby is!) and I have several duplicates of sock yarn, more than I need because why was I thinking I'd knit so many pairs in every colorway that… Continue reading YarnGiveAway on Instagram

Afterthought Heel · handknit socks · handknitsocks · Knitting · Lorna's Laces · Lorna's Laces Yarn · operations sock drawer · Socks · The Big Lebowski · The Big Lebowski Sweater · The Dude · yarn

Juggling Act

Lately, I just want to knit all the things!  Currently on my needles are - Socks #1 Stripe Socks - I'm knitting these...again! I've already knit socks in this popular Paton's Kroy Sockyarn colorway two times (for my husband and son); this pair is for me! I'm trying Magic Loop for the first time. Overall,… Continue reading Juggling Act

Lorna's Laces · Yarn Give Away · Ysolda Red

I Wanna Knit Socks – Yarn Give-A-Way

I want to knit socks...I want to knit socks all during February.  Maybe even during March.  Not just the two pairs that are lanquishing in little project bags on a corner of my counter.  I wan to knit Fun Socks.  Your favorite socks.So...I'm having a Yarn-Give-A-Way.  Two Skeins of Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock Yarn in… Continue reading I Wanna Knit Socks – Yarn Give-A-Way

Jimmy Beans Wool · Lorna's Laces · Malabrigo · Ravelry Red · Ysolda Red

I’m Seeing Red!

Red yarn, that is! Look at these beautiful yarns that I found at http://www.jimmybeanswool.com/. First, this beautiful Malabrigo sock yarn called, are you ready, Ravelry Red! What a great name!Next, from Lorna's Laces, another sock yarn called, yep you guessed it, Ysolda's Red. Perfect for knitting up an Ishbel shawl which is on my project… Continue reading I’m Seeing Red!