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Wednesday, May 17, 2006

you really got me

you really got me

you really got me goin', you got me so i can't sleep at night.

damn jessica, damn lisa s, damn nancy bush! who needs sleep when there are socks to be knit?

traveller's socks from knitting on the road by nancy bush, sock! in elektra by lisa souza, inspiration by jessica. what a lemming am i.

good thing my camera doesn't have macro, or you would all see just how long my leg hair is ;-)

and now you will all be cursing me cause you can't get the song out of your head.


Anonymous Janet said...

You are the fastest sock knitter ever! Those are fabulous! I need some of that Lisa yarn.

8:12 PM  
Blogger Acornbud said...

Wow, what beautiful socks!

8:51 PM  
Blogger Cheryl said...

Funny you should mention it, I actually was cursing you by the end of the post! I'll be humming that song all night.

10:18 PM  
Anonymous Kerry said...

Love that Elektra! I'm past the heel on my first Elektra sock and I'm going to have to rip out the whole thing because I made it too small. Maybe I should just send it to you and they'll be done by the weekend??? :-)

11:20 PM  
Blogger Jessica said...

What the?? How the??
You are so freakin' fast.
They're very pretty but do you sleep?

1:54 AM  
Blogger CarolineF said...

I like that pattern - wondered about the yardage - did you use the new sock or the old sock? Did you change the gauge?

8:25 AM  
Blogger jenknits said...

AHHHHH! Another pair!

4:54 PM  
Blogger cindy said...

Love these socks!!! It the leg length your choice or the pattern?

11:12 AM  
Anonymous Denise said...

If I could have only a tiny pinky finger's worth of your knitting speed! ::sigh::
Oh, and the song? I've been humming it all day...

8:34 PM  
Blogger HPNY Knits said...

great color!! wow. and nice pattern.

3:02 PM  
Blogger Terri said...

Sheesh Vanessa, I go away for a week and I come back and you've knit a google stitches. You are amazing! Very beautiful.

6:27 PM  
Anonymous Laurie said...

Beautiful! It is so cool to see what the Elektra looks like when knitted. I was about to say "knitted up", which in the case of those socks, would be accurate. Those are tall! I thought I was an outlyer with my 7" routine st st sock.

6:59 AM  
Blogger yarnahoy said...

Beautiful socks! All.

4:33 PM  
Blogger jenknits said...

It's been 6 days, have you finished any more socks? (grin)

6:11 PM  
Anonymous Lisa S said...

Jeez, Louise! Them'r some tall socks there, Blondie. Great job and fun to see what in the heck Elektra does. We all know that you don't sleep and are fidgety enought to knit a boatload of stuff in record time. Take a bow!

12:02 AM  

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