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Old 12-04-2010, 06:07 PM   #1
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Knitting my first socks - need help joining heel to instep
I've finished shaping the heel, now the pattern reads:

1st needle: With RS of work facing
and using the heel needle, pick up and
knit 11 (11-13) sts along side of heel.

Am I picking these stitches up from the rows on the side of the flap I've created in doing the heel? Do I go all the way back to the needle on which the instep stitches were being held?
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Old 12-04-2010, 06:23 PM   #2
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That's always hard the first time. This tutorial has great photos that might be easier to understand.

http://www.cometosilver.com/socks/SockClass_Gusset.htm
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Old 12-04-2010, 07:44 PM   #3
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Thank you so much. That looks like exactly what I need!
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