Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-06-2009, 05:26 PM   #1
tourmaline
Ribbing the Cuff
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Posts: 26
Thanks: 10
Thanked 2 Times in 2 Posts
ribbing on top of sock
I'm following the Silver's sock class for my first pair of socks (DPNs). I'm about to start the heel flap! The instructions are for ribbed top part and stockinette foot part. I want to have ribbed on the top of the foot. Is this going to be hard? Any suggestions on how I can do this? I was planning on winging it but perhaps I should have a plan.

My very loose winging it plan was to start the ribbing when I've finished the heel and have everything back on the needles knitting in the round. Rib when I'm on the top of the foot and stockinette when I'm on the bottom.
tourmaline is offline   Reply With Quote

 

This advertising will not be shown to registered members. Join our free online community today!

Old 03-06-2009, 07:19 PM   #2
Knit4Pie
Turning the Heel
 
Knit4Pie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: Farnham, Canada
Posts: 781
Thanks: 282
Thanked 220 Times in 208 Posts
Yes, that's how it would work. Just work the sts for the top of the sock in the pattern you want (be it ribbing or any other pattern), and the sole of the sock in stockinette.
__________________
Wenda
"Be afraid of bears, of bungee-jumping, of faulty wiring in old houses, but never, ever be afraid of trying something in knitting." Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, Knitting Rules

Visit my blog Knitting for Patience
Knit4Pie is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Knit4Pie For This Useful Post:
tourmaline (03-06-2009)
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Sock Ribbing haywardbookworm Pattern Central 8 08-22-2011 06:19 PM
Rearrange sts for lace & ribbing sock Diamond How-to Questions 5 10-28-2007 03:12 PM
Sock ribbing larger DPNs? yarnbee How-to Questions 1 03-10-2007 03:25 PM
Sock Ribbing? landolphe Pattern Central 6 03-08-2007 04:59 PM
decreasing (top of sock) in k1, p1 ribbing? VictoiseC How-to Questions 2 09-21-2005 11:34 AM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:01 PM.