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Wednesday, 30 September 2009

Sock it to me Beatrix!

My model agreed to have his feet on show on the blog, but i had to promise not to show his face!!

Apparently the socks are really nice and comfy and do keep his tootsies cosy and warm. A request has been made for a second pair so when these are in the washbasket he has another pair to wear on winter evenings. How many ladies can say their hubby will wear things they knit? It might not be such a good idea though as he is talking about a new sweater, that will definately interfere with stitching time LOL

End of another month and time to see how Beatrix has grown in September, 4 motifs added this month, only 6 more to a happy dance of this one. All of the other stitching projects for this month were accomplished too so all in all a good month craft wise. Time to update the sidebar for October and start to plan things that need to be stitched for Christmas.


Gaynor said...

Oooooh lovely. Great socks...must pick mine up lol and get on with them.
Great work on the sampler too...lovely colours.

Ranae said...

Awesome socks and great guy colors. I love tans and blues. Beatrix is looking great and your almost there.
I hope you get great things done in October.

Christine said...

Fantastic socks Julie, no wonder he's chuffed with them. BP is looking great too

Anonymous said...

Nice socks Julie and Julies dh, must get needles out.Love Beatrix too , Happy dance looming!
Hugs Barb

CindyMae said...

Love the socks, they do look comfy!!! Your WIP is looking amazing!!

Lesleyanne said...

Lovely socks. Can't wait to see your next happy dance with Beatrix.

tintocktap said...

Beatrix is looking fantastic, Julie! Not long to go on this one now. Perhaps your DH will just have to wait for his next pair of socks?

Karan said...

Another great pair of socks - like the colours, very soothing. BP is gorgeous - not long to a HD. :0)
Well done on achieving your goals & Good Luck with this months. :0)

Shellie said...

Love the sox think they are a bit beyond my talents as have only just sussed plain knitting lolBeatrix is looking fantastic too
hugs Shellie

Gaynor said...

You won the knitting magazine lol
Can you send me your details please!

Elisa said...

Love the socks you knitted for DH...fab colours.

BP is looking will have finished her by the end of the year...mine has fallen by the wayside...a 2010 project now I think

Rachael said...

Tell him he did a fabulous job modelling them, They look so comfy Julie well done. Now you know what to do for stocking fillers this year.
Well done on your progress on BP

icelandmom said...

Love the colour of the socks you made for your DH. And loved seeing the progress you are making on the Beatrix project. Hope you are having a wonderful weekend.

Dani - tkdchick said...

Oh those socks look just great!

Beatrix is looking fantastic and I'm looking forward to your HD!!!

Always smiling said...

Hi Julie,

I had a lovely time so you must come next time April 17th... love the socks and Bea is coming along very nicely, well done.

Chris x