Tagged: Knitting math

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How many stitches to cast on for a sock

To be able to determine how many stitches you need to cast on for your sock you need to first know your gauge and the desired circumference of your sock. In this article I’ll explain how to figure out those numbers and how to use them to calculate your stitch count.

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When to start toe decreases

The answer to this question heavily depends on how many stitches you have on your sock and what is the toe shape you are aiming for as well as the yarn and needles you...

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When to start heel on toe-up socks

When someone starts to knit their first pair of toe-up socks the most commonly asked question is when to start making the heel or gusset increases. Well, the answer heavily depends on the type...