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Gentleman’s Fancy Socks – First Progress Report

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Time for some knitting!  A little while ago I started some socks.  As you can see, I’ve made it past the cuff, and I’m now working on the leg.

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I’m using the Gentleman’s Fancy Sock pattern from Knitting Vintage Socks.  I don’t know what possessed me to start a fingering weight project.  I guess I’m just a glutton for punishment.  🙂  I am using 2.5mm needles instead of the 2.0mm needles called for in the pattern.  Anything knit on size 0 needles by me ends up baby-sized.

For this pattern I chose Paton’s Kroy FX in “Cadet Colors.”  Depending on what size they end up being, these socks will either go to Kai or me.  I hope they go to me.  Kai is a sock abuser.

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