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02-23-2009, 06:01 PM
just finished a pair of worsted wool socks, and thought they fit, but decided they were too snug, so once again my small-footed daughter has another pair of socks! think my problem is knitting too tightly, also the pattern measurement for foot length seems too short-- linknit41

02-24-2009, 09:49 AM
I bet your daughter loves them though . :)

02-24-2009, 03:21 PM
Well, you are ahead of me! I can't even knit a too-tight sock! You'll rock it next time!

02-24-2009, 08:02 PM
Darn. They say the third time (I hope you haven't gone past this already) is the charm. It takes a while to sort out these size issues sometimes, but you'll get it. It is nice you at least have someone in the family who can use them.

02-25-2009, 09:09 AM
Bummer ... for you, but bet your daughter is happy!

gotta knit
02-25-2009, 09:52 AM
Yes, your daughter is lucky. I just made my first socks and they're so comfy. Hope you can make yourself a pair next time!