I purchased a Prym sock loom today. I have read mixed reviews of them but thought I would give it a try. This knitting loom is similar to the round knitting looms but it is oval in shape. It has a rubberized base and the metal pegs look like bent paper clips. With the unique paper clip shape to the pegs, there is plenty of space to pick up or hook the stitch as you are knitting the loops. There are no rough edges and I find that it is quite easy to hold in your hand, and compact and portable to toss into my purse or knitting bag to take with me. The Prym knitting loom comes with a pickup stick that looks similar to a knitting needle. I use this for picking up the stitches but have also found it handy to also have a small crochet hook for picking up different weights of yarn.
Knitting Needle Sizes Chart
A chart that lists US, UK and Metric knitting needle conversions.
I Hate Knitting
Karen from our Forum says she hated knitting socks.
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Slip Stitch socks knit by our forum member.
A handpicked selection of Sock Knitting Pattern Books
I Hate Knitting - or so Karen thought until she discovered sock knitting.