How I Avoid Second Sock Syndrome

What a great idea from this fabulous knitter and blogger! ❤️🙏


I used to have a rabid case of Second Sock Syndrome (aka sss). Way back when I bought my first few skeins of Regia sock yarn, the multi colored one, I knit at least 5 single socks and never to this day went back and knit the second of the pair. I was all about seeing what the yarn would do and didn’t realize the best thing about knitting socks is wearing them. I had to find ways to trick myself into knitting an entire pair. First I tried buying only enough yarn to knit a matched pair and denied myself any other sock yarn until the pair was completed. That lasted no time at all. After trying other things that didn’t work I finally hit on what works for me: I don’t finish the first sock unless I know I have enough time to cast the second sock on…

View original post 71 more words

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s