I have got to post a thank you to the designer of the Dragonfly sock pattern! I don't have any of the info with me right now, and I'm trying to type/post as fast as I can. But these socks are fantastic! No pooling, no flashing, no weird stuff. Just great stripy goodness!
Even the short row heel didn't cause any issues:
Having trouble with a yarn? You have got to try this pattern! Never mind - I can take the few moments it takes to find the link. Here ya go!