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"The Pretty Way" to pick up stitches ...,  Have to study this! I could help loving cuff down knit socks again ;-)

Picking Up Stitches the "Pretty Way" Kathy, aka - Grumperina - This link says the account has been suspended. hopefully, it will be restored at some point because I would like to learn how to pick up stitches the pretty way!

SockKnitting With NO Holes: This way, there will be virtually no holes between the the heel flap and top of the sock, and the slightly larger gaps are closed neatly on the next row. This is how I do it!

SockKnitting With NO Holes: This way, there will be virtually no holes between the the heel flap and top of the sock, and the slightly larger gaps are closed neatly on the next row. How to prevent the dreaded gusset gap.