I started out 2018's Secret Sock Society run by the talented Helen Stewart with great enthusiasm, but I've gotten distracted by embroidery and quilting. Still, I completed a second pair of the Winter Rose socks.
This pair is gray and is for me. This is a great pattern than I highly recommend. It does require you to knit 3 stitches together occasionally, but you get used to it.
Don't faint from surprise, but I have a second FO. This is a Sockhead Slouch Hat.
It takes some time because it's knit in fingering weight, but it is perfect for a gorgeous gradient skein. I used yarn from Knit Circus. Truly perfect mindless knitting!
As for my start, I have to thank Kathy B! I don't know why it didn't occur to me sooner that my father needs a Twiddle Muff.
He does indeed have restless hands, so I'm hoping this will keep him happy once I add some texture, bobbles, and i-cords.
If he likes it, I may knit up a few more for other residents in the Memory Unit.