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Project

Beaded Winter Wonderland Socks

Project Description

What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website Name of website or photo HeartStrings #S06 Beaded Winter Wonderland Socks Link to website or photo www.heartstringsfiberarts.com/s06.shtm?os=craftsy What advice would you give someone starting this project? Adult Medium[Large]. 325[425] yards fingering weight yarn, 8 stitches/inch, size US 1 / 2.5 mm needles suggested. 6[8] yards of a fine brushed yarn for the "snow" accent e.g. mohair or angora. Size 8/0 glass seed beads - main color 912[1144] approx 30[40]g, alternate color used for trees 400[480] approx 12[15]g. Shown in Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock color #0ns Natural, Henry's Attic kid mohair, Miyuki beads in #8-1 silver-lined crystal and #8-277 lime crystal AB. Charted instructions for beading pattern.

What you will need

  • Superwash merino and nylon fingering weight sock yarn in color natural; kKd mohair yarn for the "snow" accent yarn; Silver-lined crystal seed beads for the stylized Norwegian snowflake and snow drifts; Lime Crystal beads in the Day's Delight color scheme for the trees Note: There are also 3 other choices of color schemes available in kits: Dawning Day (Amethyst Lined Crystal AB) Day at Dusk (Noir Lined Crystal AB) Day is Done (Purple Lined Amethyst AB)

Q&A with JackieES

bbbduhon228017 asked:
Jackie this is a stunning sock. Congratulations, I don't know where you get these idea but I'm glad we can view and knit them. Thank you so much for your good work. Love and Hugs, I miss you all so but retirement is sooooo good!!!!
JackieES answered:
Thanks Bev! I miss you, too. Actually, we will be over your way next Thursday. Send me a private email if maybe we can touch base. Love and Hugs. (miss your soaps, too)