Sock Week: Second Sock Syndrome

It’s one of the most feared maladies in the fiber arts community.  It strikes suddenly and without consideration for age, experience, or the general health of the knitter.  It’s sent many a project bag to the back of the closet.  It’s the cause of countless cold feet.  It’s the one, the only,

Second Sock Syndrome-The silent killer (or rather, the cause of people getting bored with their socks and not making the second one of the pair)

Don’t fall pray to Second Sock Syndrome.  Knit your second sock, and make sure your feet get the love that they truly deserve.

Here’s my pair of socks:

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I made sure to follow the exact same pattern that I used to make my first sock, so that they match perfectly.  Count your rows in the leg and instep, so that one sock doesn’t end up longer or shorter than the other one.

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Also, in case you were wondering, I didn’t make a whole sock in two days.  I’m fast, but not that fast.

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