Pattern: my own
Yarn: Regia Nation Color (Schachenmayr), 5397 (German/Belgian national colour)
Needles: 2,5 mm dpn bamboo
I made these socks as a tribute to the European Football Championship in 2004. The pattern is plain and simple for
b) to use in hiking boots
Now they come in handy for hiking and are always fun to turn down startled looks or raised eyebrows on the camping site.
- Hiking with handknitted socks? (for non-hikers: one should use functional socks)
- Uh.. only because they resemble the German flag.
This is an answer that really seems to strike people by surprise. So funny.