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lolyttedesigns
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 24, 2011 3:04 am    Post subject: Custom socks Reply with quote

How do you work out how many stitches to have around the ankle when knitting socks on circular needles? how many stitches or percent of stitches do you need to minus so the sock fits tightly around you ankle?
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PostPosted: Sun Apr 24, 2011 3:11 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

Generally, it is minus 10% rounded to the nearest stitch number that is divisible by 4.
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