A couple of days ago I was knitting on this sock in my car during the drive to work, which took over 1 hour due to the fact that Calgarians seem to completely forget how to drive in snow when we haven't had any for a while. I came across a knot in my yarn, which was annoying, but, since I was in the car I decided I could live with it. The next round, the knot came apart.
Considering I was in my car, I did what any
(Don't look at me like that. You don't know. You weren't there. You would do the same thing if you had no choice. I'm not proud, but I had to do it.)
You can see the knot here:
I don't know if you can see it. There is a whole 4 inch stretch where the yarn pretty much disintegrates. Awesome
"Lori, What is up with the sock? Don't you know the Olympics are still on? I mean it says 'Day 14 Update' somewhere up there in the really really long title for this post. Shouldn't you be working on the Olympic knitting?"
Why, thanks for asking. I have an Olympic Knitting update:
Pre-bath and blocking. I'm hoping that the
The body of the sweater was taking a bath while I was
Blocking. I'm not too sure about the tension issues at this point. We'll see how I feel about it in the morning.
So, provided that I don't do something stupid to make me fall seconds from the finish line, I should be able to set in the sleeves and finish the neck tomorrow.