Saturday, September 6, 2008

I'm a Cowgirl

I finished my Cowgirl Slipper Socks and I love 'em! I've been looking for a nice slipper pattern for a while. Something that knits up pretty quick and doesn't take a lot of yarn. This pattern is perfect and will be great for knitted gifts. 


Love that it only took one skein of my stash yarn from The Plucky Knitter. Especially because I've got plenty more where that came from!


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Pattern Source: Cowgirl Slipper Socks from Interweave Knits, Winter 2006
Yarn: The Plucky Knitter Superwash Merino Wool Handpainted Worsted Weight - 100 yards
Needles: size 5
Size: one size - I knit on smaller needles and they fit my size 7s perfectly
Notes: If you want to knit these, be sure to check the error in the pattern. I have it on my notes on my Ravelry project page here

11 comments:

Denise said...

I love your slipper socks - makes me wanna knit some! I wear socks all year round, in summer my feet still get cold when the a/c is on but I don't wear slippers in summer so I just put sports socks on my feet. I should knit me a few pairs of these instead - much prettier :-)

momoftwinz said...

VERY cute! The color is so "cowgirlish"!

a friend to knit with said...

jill. these have been on my list for a long time!
i love the pattern. and in that color. ahh! perfect!

PrincessPea said...

They're gorgeous! I really like short socks like that, and the stitch pattern is really cute.

garn said...

Yee-ha! Those are some mighty fine lookin' slipper socks.

You are inspiring me to make a go of socks again. Lord knows I'm the queen of second sockitis.
Tina

At Home Mommy Knits said...

Cute pattern! Might need to add it to the queue.

Philigry said...

love the color!

StarSpry said...

They look great!!

Jodi said...

Super cute! I may copy you with some nice dark blue Plucky Knitter yarn.

Denise said...

Jill, did you get my order for the gift cards? I can't remember if I got an email from your site once I placed the order, so not sure if it went through?

quilterpolly said...

love your socks. do you think a I can make them. I am past a beginner knitter and can read patterns just haven't attempted socks everyone says they are so hard...I love you socks that you made:)
Polly