I have a pattern that says: Back piece: Cast on 54-60-66-74-82 sts (incl 1 edge st each side) on needle size 7 mm with Symphony. Knit stocking sts. When piece measures 4 cm inc 1 st each side on every 3 cm a total of 3 times = 60-66-72-80-88 sts.
If I add the edge stitches at the beginning surely I would have too many stitches at the end? Or am I missing something with these edge stitches?
Its this pattern: