Made another pair. I’m on a roll!

I am having too much fun making myself socks.   The pair I made last night I wore all day today and my feet stayed toasty warm!   I’m loving them.  So I decided to make myself a few pairs in different colored yarns.

Tonight I used Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn Dark Green for the heels & toes and Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn Colors in the “Madrigal” color way.   I like how the colors go from red to purple to blue, to green, to yellow, to orange, and back to red again.  Very pretty.

This yarn is acrylic, so these are machine washable and should be somewhat durable. They should not shrink at all.

I used the same pattern I posted last night HERE.

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Machine Knit Mid-Gauge Worsted Boot Socks Free Pattern

Below is a free pattern I am sharing for making a pair of worsted weight boot socks.  They are machine knit using a Silver Reed LK-150 but you can probably use any bulky or mid-gauge machine.  If using a bulky, you may want to cast on a few less stitches so the size turns out right.

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