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New! Free! Knitted with 3 DPN's a simple short-row heel sock pattern!
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May 26, 2013 21:50:59   #
mollyannhad (a regular here)
 
Here is my latest sock pattern! It features short--row heels, and my method of knitting with 3 DPN's instead of 4!! I knitted this with Bernat Baby Jacquard yarn, and it has stood the test of time and wear! This sock fits very comfortably!

And Its is a FREE pattern!!
Enjoy! :P :P
Simple Short--row Heel Sock (with 3 DPN"S)



 
May 26, 2013 22:06:51   #
SilverWeb
 
Thank you!
May 26, 2013 22:22:50   #
mollyannhad (a regular here)
 
I found an error--here is a replacement! Sorry about that!
Toe:
**On each needle (22,24, 26 stitches each) work decrease toe in this manner:
May 26, 2013 22:55:31   #
jadancey
 
Very pretty.
May 27, 2013 05:58:49   #
laurelarts
 
These are great and the pattern is FREE
May 27, 2013 06:32:30   #
StellasKnits (a regular here)
 
Love it! Thanks!

Have you updated the pattern with the correction?
 
May 27, 2013 08:16:18   #
mollyannhad (a regular here)
 
StellasKnits wrote:
Love it! Thanks!

Have you updated the pattern with the correction?


Yes I have!!
May 27, 2013 09:06:15   #
Rainebo (a regular here)
 
These are so well done! Very professional!!!
May 27, 2013 10:49:37   #
123wendy
 
Thank you
May 28, 2013 22:14:10   #
gagirl197202
 
Thanks. Can't wait to try them!
May 29, 2013 06:05:34   #
Palenque1978
 
Outside of the obvious "one less needle", what is the advantage of knitting with three needles instead of four?
 
May 29, 2013 10:18:59   #
123wendy
 
The triangle of three does not flop around like four. I find the stablility much better. For me with four I seem to always have a stitch drop off.
May 29, 2013 16:31:23   #
mollyannhad (a regular here)
 
Palenque1978 wrote:
Outside of the obvious "one less needle", what is the advantage of knitting with three needles instead of four?


There are some good advantages--especially when designing!! You most of the time have the heel worked on half the stitches any way, and the toe is worked in halves too--at least the way I do it. So it seems like you dont have to mess around figuring out what stitches to do what with!
May 29, 2013 23:41:17   #
Palenque1978
 
mollyannhad wrote:
There are some good advantages--especially when designing!! You most of the time have the heel worked on half the stitches any way, and the toe is worked in halves too--at least the way I do it. So it seems like you dont have to mess around figuring out what stitches to do what with!


Ahh, I get it now. I'll give it a go. It may be easier for my students... and me. Thanks.
May 30, 2013 00:49:57   #
Beverleyjean
 
Thank you, I have printed the pattern out, I have never knitted socks before, would this be a good pattern to learn with?
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