Friday, February 15, 2008

Step 6: Knitting & Grafting Toe (Socks on Two Circs)

Hooray! My sock toe and grafting went seamlessly! Easier by far than using dpns ... in the sense that my stitches didn't fall off the needles!

I made a rounded toe - decreasing 4 sts every odd round, and knitting every even round; for 14 rounds. Then I decreased 4 sts every round for another 4 rounds. Total toe decrease rounds = 18.

With 16 sts in total left (8 sts per needle) I used Kitchener Stitch to graft the toe together.

The sock is a perfect fit! Now to start it's partner!

And here is my herbst sock: