How to Pick Up Heel Stitches

The thing that puts a lot of people off knitting flap and gusset heels is having to pick up the stitches along the heel flap. If done right, though, this can be really simple. Here’s a short video showing the process. And if at the end you still hate it, try knitting toe up, then… Continue Reading: How to Pick Up Heel Stitches

Review: Custom Socks by Kate Atherley

Custom Socks: knit to fit your feet is the type of technical book that I really love. Like me, Kate Atherley has a background in the software industry and that shows through in the systematic approach she has taken to sock knitting. What you need to know before casting on The book starts with a… Continue Reading: Review: Custom Socks by Kate Atherley