Knit a Pair of Lace Dancing Socks

Donna Druchunas’s lovely lace socks, featured in the January/February 2015 issue of PieceWork, were made for dancing—traditional Spanish-style dancing of the Charras from Salamanca, Spain. The dancing socks are worn as part of the Charras richly textured costume, which includes layers of embroidery and lace. Here’s Donna to tell us more. These socks, inspired by […]

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The grassy fields and red barn with shadowy mountains in the background could have been in Vermont, Colorado, or elsewhere in the United States. The tuft of fluffy taupe-colored fiber lying on the ground by my foot could have been sheep’s wool or alpaca fleece. Movement in the field caught my attention, and an animal […]

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