How to knit a sock: Step 3 knitting the leg of the sock

Published on May 20, 2019 1 min read

With steps 1 and 2 mastered, it's now time to show you how to knit the part of the sock that fits around the leg. This is where your socks will start to come to life and look like real socks! Eep!

Step 3: Knitting the leg of the sock step-by-step

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Knit in the round. Working in just the knit stitch, knit in the round until the leg of the sock measures 8cm from the cuff or to the desired length. That's it, you're ready for the next step!

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