Have you ever knit size 18 socks before? I'm sure it's an elite club, but one that Amy Samin is a part of.
Amy lives in Israel, and when she told me this spring that the five balls of Lang's Jawoll Cottonshe was buying was for ONE pair of socks, I had a hard time believing it. After all, what size foot needs 250 grams of sock yarn (that's over a half-pound pair of socks!)? A size 18! I think that might be my nightmare-knit, a size 18 pair of BLACK SOCKS. All those tiny stitches in black.... my eyes hurt just thinking about it.
This is what Amy has to share about her socks: