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Old 08-08-2009, 02:42 PM   #2
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I don't know about adapting her pattern, but if you know the basic construction of socks you can make them out of weight. Do a swatch and calculate your stitches per inch (over 4 inches and divide by 4) then measure your leg and figure out how many to cast on based on your measurement and stitches per inch.

Here's a pattern for big bulky socks, too.

Here's a sock calulator that would create the pattern for you based on measurement and gauge.

When asking questions ALWAYS post the name and a link for the pattern if you have it.

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