Cast On: Electric Mayhem Socks

My flow of webex meetings and conference calls is not slowing down anytime soon. So I know I needed more purse/backpack knitting after having empty sock needles. And because I have been storing up a well curated stash…I know I could just go shopping through my lovelies!

Because of my baby brain and current complete lack of energy I knew the perfect sock skein to grab. And by perfect, I mean already caked up in a matching set….no winding up required! This is my Electric Mayem color from KnitCircus Yarn on their Greatest of Ease base. Literally I only had to grab a project bag and some empty needles.

I hope to get these cast on today during my webinar. My plan is to get started on a 68 stitch toe-up vanilla sock and knit the tube until I run out of yarn. This is their 75 gram set  so that should be just about the right amount of yarn for my size socks while not having to stop before the gradient is done. I will use my big box store workhorse yarn to put in afterthought heels in a solid black.

This is one yarn I’m not concerned about saving scraps for my memory blanket. I want to get every bit of delicious color gradient into the sock. I am so giddy to get these going and watch those electric colors transition!

Happy Knitting!!

8 thoughts on “Cast On: Electric Mayhem Socks

  1. They will be great! I obtained some KNit Circus yarn last summer that is on my short list of socks to knit next. It is SO LOVELY that it comes already caked like that! Mine is for fraternal twin socks, I kind of can’t wait to see what they look like.

    I hope that htese socks are able to keep you awake through all the tedium of meetings and webexes! They will be loads of fun to knit.

  2. Pingback: These Socks Are Electric | My Tangled Yarn Knitting Adventures

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