That should be a new term for the glossary page – a SIP is a Sock In Progress. And that is the current status of my Jaywalkers. I’ve almost finished number one in fact.
After playing with my camera settings and trying to find adequate light in my rather dim room, this is the most accurate picture I could get of the yarn I bought:
Turns out my macro focus is pretty good, so now I can be one of those bloggers who posts yarnography (my term for yarn porn) .
The yarn is Cherry Tree Hill, purchased from IKnit London, a very cool yarn store in Vauxhall.
However, disaster struck as I was casting on:
You are looking at a snapped Brittany 2.25mm dpn. Lucky they have a guarantee! Also lucky that they come in sets of five, so I was able to continue on the remaining four needles.
Pictures to come when I have a finished sock to show!