Knitted socks, anyway, are usually beautifully warm and good for winter.
They are just the thing to make when you have no particular plan in mind.
They're easy to make.
You can make them in small segments of time then neglect them for a bit and they'll still turn out well
Everyone can use some soup, or some socks.
You can make both socks and soup from left over bits and pieces
StitchBliss Child's sock pattern
Actual garment knitting has been occuring here - more to show very soon.