With pair of needles, cast on 5 (7) sts.
1st row: (WS). Knit.
2nd row: K1. M1. Knit to last st. M1. K1.
3rd row: Knit.
Rep last 2 rows 4 times more. 15 (17) sts.
Cont in garter st (knit every row) until
work form beg measures 3 (3½) ins [7.5
(9) cm], ending with a WS row.
Next row: (RS). K1. ssk. Knit to last 3 sts.
Next row: Knit.
Rep last 2 rows 4 times more. 5 (7) sts.
Do not cast of .
Change to set of 4 double-pointed needles.
1st rnd: K5 (7). Pick up and knit 43
(49) sts around edge of Sole. Join, placing
marker for beg of rnd and dividing sts [/U]
evenly on 3 needles. 48 (56) sts.[/B][/U][/COLOR]
Hello everyone.. first time here. I am planning to knit this sock and have trouble understanding when it comes to upper section. the pattern asks us to change to dpns and knit 5, then pick up 43. Can anyone explain this transition? thanks for your help.