That's my 13-year-old boy's first beautifully tied sneaker. He finally did it. After years of making half-baked ties of his own and many more years of treating all his mommy-tied-them shoes as slip-ons, the planets aligned and M. tied a gorgeous bow on his brand new Converse high-tops. Another milestone.
So . . . if he can do it, I can do it. I'll knit a sock. I'm using Sockotta sock yard, #2 dpns and Yanke Knitter Designs Classic Socks pattern. We'll see how it goes. I'm having a hard time pulling myself away from my mitered squares. I'll post pictures of my progress soon.
Here's what became of the Converse sneakers box:
A new attraction for Emmie.