And check out this heel. It's the Spacious OMG Heel by Megan Williams. It's fiddly, but so smart. It's a heel flap and turn with a mini gusset, but it doesn't involve the top of the sock at all, which makes it great for striping yarns. As my knitting friends pointed out, this is not a self striping yarn, but the heel fits great. (I'm betting that Megan is a combination knitter & purler based on her purl row directions.)
Moonlight Kisses. It is a glaze-dyed teal and I love it.
The pattern is in German. The charts have an English translation for the chart symbols only, but not for the pattern itself. Since I don't read German, I did a basic sock and dropped in the charts. I'm doing a 17 st/needle sock with 10 rows of twisted 1x1 rib, dropped in a Spacious OMG heel, then knit 10 rows plain before doing a round toe (I used the round toe from Rose City Rollers pattern by Mara Bryner specifically.)
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If you are in the St. Louis area, I will be at the Lindbergh Craft Show on Saturday and Sunday with a full selection of my essential oil soaps. See you!