Merino Tencel

The Seduction socks are almost complete. These pictures actually show the colour as it is, it has proved very difficult getting a tru representation.

The pattern has been very easy to pick up. The yarn has a lovely sheen and is very soft on the hands. I think it would be more suited to 2.5mm needles or less to improve its lifespan but these socks are supposed to be for lounging in, not that I know anyone who does that.
My main problem is the last few socks I have knit have been Yarn Yard Merino or Posh Yarn Emily which are much thicker than the Merino Tencel. Overall I think its the sort of yarn for a treat as it looks and feels silky.

Now onto another of my pastimes that gets neglected, until there is some urgency.
This is a pending event so I had to get moving.

Tomorrow I am going craft shopping, although I don’t need anything……much.

Happy Weekend.

P.S. I appear to have lost my stashalong counter, it wasn’t anything to do with me. Honest. Does that mean its over?

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3 responses to “Merino Tencel

  1. Must be the Yarn Fairies telling you the stashalong is over 🙂 Thanks for the info on teh Merino Tencel. The colours is gorgeous (I have probs capturing pinks/purples). And your card is cool – love the colours you’ve used.

  2. Those socks look like the perfect excuse for lounging to me – very pretty!

  3. Scrumptious socks.
    And useful info about the needle size too, thank you.
    n

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