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Articles tagged with socks

Ditching my unmatching socks

25 April 2019 | Comments [1] »

I wear a lot of dark socks with my work uniform of exercise pants and black athletic shoes. And I was having a heck of a time with laundry because I was coming up with unmatched socks so frequently. I would put the singleton aside and hope its mate would appear. Sometimes it did, sometimes it didn’t. (I know this is familiar to you.)

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Worth repeating: Dealing with orphan socks

19 March 2019 | Comments [0] »

Nearly five years ago, I posted about my clever clients system for handling socks that have lost their mates. I still love the simplicity and visibility of this system!

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Tackling the sock challenge

20 January 2015 | Comments [0] »

Socks are such a huge challenge for so many of my clients. It seems like most have more than they can store comfortably. (And when you have items than you can store comfortably, you have clutter.)

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Dealing with orphan socks

11 August 2014 | Comments [6] »

As I toured a new client’s home recently, I was struck by the clever solution she had created in her laundry room for dealing with orphan socks. She created a sock wall!

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My first socks!

17 September 2007 | Comments [2] »

Knitters know what a rite of passage knitting a first pair of socks is. It may not seem like such a big deal to non-knitters, but when you pause and look at a sock, you can see there’s a great deal of shaping involved.

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Home away from home

18 August 2007 | Comments [1] »

One of the wonderful things about being a knitter is that when you’re away from home you can almost always find a comfortable place to hang out.

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