I am shaping the toe of a stocking using three needles. N1 has 16 stitches. N2 has 32 stitches, N3 has 16 stitches.
Rnd: N1 (sole) k to the last 2, K2 tog (this is clear) N2 (instep) K xx (X, 16) sts, K2 tog, place marker, k, to last 2 st. k2 together.
What doe k xx (X,16) sts mean?