I have finished the first sock of a pair for my boyfriend. He asked me to knit him a pair of spider socks which is going to be his first pair of handknit socks ever. While knitting the first one, it became quite obvious why no-one before accepted the challenge. Size 45, almost black. A never-ending journey of recalculating the pattern, lots of guesswork and swearing like a trooper. Nonetheless, here it is, the first one:
At least, I have cast on the second one already. So there is still a chance to finish the pair this year.