15 Aug '11, 9am

Sock Summit Celebrates Knitting...Socks

Sock Summit Celebrates Knitting...Socks

"Socks are practical, beautiful, historical, engaging and symbolic. Socks are circular, portable, structural and a perfect tiny canvas for almost any hand knitting technique you'd like to put on them. No matter what you're interested in when it comes to knitting, there's a way that it has to do with socks." We know that knitting is hip and fashionable now, but it wasn't ever thus. This group of women (mainly) is celebrating the geeky, intellectual streak in knitting and making it a virtue. According to the Toronto Star, they even held an impromptu flash mob where they went to a square and danced with their favorite skeins of yarn to "I had the Time of My Life" with banners proclaiming "Taking Sock Knitting Almost Too Far." It's a meeting of the minds, with women knitting through out all the classes. There was the fastest knitter competition, and the Fleece to Foot competit...

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/files/2011/08/sock-summit-celeb...

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Google Ankle Socks

Google Ankle Socks

seroundtable.com 15 Aug '11, 11am

Googler, Michael Wyszomierski, posted a picture of some neat Google ankle socks. In fact, in his blog, he has more socks, ...