They where fine when I put them on yesterday morning. But this morning:
The yarn just disintegrated!
Must have been pure merino, without nylon. It was also dyed with plants and it faded considerably from when knitted:
I was ok with that, I loved the colour and watching it change.
Pattern Lambs and Chickens and Bunnies, Oh My! by Ros Clarke, from Sockmadness past Spring.
I will cut away the foot and knit a new heel and foot with other yarn. I’ve got a new travel WIP now. Yet another one. Let’s hope my self worth as a knitter keeps remaining unfazed by the number of WIPs and hibernating projects that live around my house. Ah, optimism is a wonderful mask for denial to wear:
pic by Inger Maaike