Thread a large-eyed needle with some elastic thread and run several individual rows through the stitches on the wrong side of the cuffs. Pull each row of elastic tight enough to make your socks fit, tie it off and weave in the ends. Be sure you sew the elastic through the back loops of the knitted stitches so it doesn't show on front.
This is a perfectly legitimate way to get stretched-out socks, hats, sweater cuffs, necklines, etc., to fit.
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The point of threading it through after the fact enables you to adjust the fit to your needs. Knitting it in doesn't allow for that, in my opinion. I'd probably do the ribbing of the next pair on a smaller needle than the body.