Knitting toe-up socks: Part 3 - afterthought heel and kitchener from purl side

Part 3 of the Toe-up sock knitting series: afterthought heel

afterthought heel

In this video, you will learn: 

- different toe or heel shaping by increase and decrease

- where to locate the afterthought heel to cut the yarn

- SSK and T2tog decrease. SSK is a left-leaning decrease and K2tog is a right-leaning decrease.

- Kitchener stitch from the purl side.

- reducing the heel holes by switching the 2 stitches at the corner.

We have basic cast on and increase stitches for different sizes in the part one blog. Click here if you missed that article. Happy knitting!