He had no idea how right he was...
I think they really are my favorite socks.
While not a perfect match, they are so close and so good. What's not to love?
The yarn is some kind of Opal sock yarn. Clearly, self-patterning and fabulous.
Cookie Cutter Short Rows for toes and heels. Knit toe up, of course. Magic Loop. Sewn cast off. Simple, easy and wonderful.
Who doesn't love that? ;^)