I'm near knitting-paralysed from the fear I'm nurturing of this, my first, sock. Even though it's called 'Easy 4 ply sock'. Although... it started off just fine, in fact I was in a blissful self assured smarty pants mood because after years of thinking about it I was finally knitting in the round on double points. I was even so chuffed with myself I took my first sock on an expedition on the tram. Then I got to the heel and I freaked out, read the pattern, re-read the pattern then quietly zip locked the bag closed and put it in the the craft box next to the lounge.
That was months ago people. Anyway I picked it up last night, threaded myself in a life line and
And then I re-read the pattern. Ahhhm excuse me but you still have the decreasing for the leg bit to go moron. Whoops, a brief reprieve and more time to re-grow that irrational fear of the heel.
In the mean time I've been distracting myself with devine Japanese Fabrics from Kimono House. I get them as part of the mailing club. Sweet. These ones arrived today (along with an early surprise bday present of PIXIES TICKETS - this Monkey's Gone to Heaven baby).
And my Ametie Fabric club membership is due to arrive soon too I think, yippee.