I totally forgot to post about these socks. I started them when Jeanne and Michael were here and finished them when Louise and Bob arrived! They are mainly based on the vanilla knitting pattern with some repeats out of the Charlene Schurch book.
In non-knitting news, I was in awe of this lady who was browsing my craft stall at the last show of the year as she was wearing a had with a fox on it with long, giant paws that hung down the front. As I was admiring her giant paws, I saw a movement out of the corner of my eye and spotted this chap: