I call these my sea monster socks. The pattern, Scylla by Fiona Lucas, is based on offset slipped stitches and wraps to create a sort of box pattern with a lot of dimension. The pattern fit well pretty much straight-away, although with my long feet, there wasn't much left for the leg portion. You can s
I bought this yarn in Portland, Oregon during the AAPA meetings in April of 2011. The colors are gorgeous and the yarn was pretty springy, but I think for my second pair of socks, I'll use something with some synthetic stretch built in. I may start wearing socks with sandals just to show them off.