Seven Socks in Summer

I’ve been knitting socks over the summer for charity, and yesterday I realized I had to ship them.Unfortunately, two of the socks looked like this:
White a4a youth socks
These are bound for Afghans for Afghans, so I couldn’t send white socks (which are very boring to knit – next time I dye the yarn before knitting). So I pulled out some plum acid dye that was leftover from the dyeing class I took in Montana in June, and after two times dyeing (the first time things were blotchy), I got dark and rich plum- colored socks:
Plum dyed socks
And now the whole batch is winging its way across Golden Gate Bridge to the packing office (aka the basement of the American Friends Service Committee).

Youth socks

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