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BeckyK 12-12-2010 11:22 PM

knitting fingerless gloves
I am working on my first gloves. I'm stuck in the pattern - can anyone help?
I have knitted the cuff, shaped the thumb gusset and slipped the thumb opening stitches onto a stitch holder. The directions now say to "cast on 2 sts over the slipped sts". Can anyone explaine to me what I am to do here?

Jan in CA 12-13-2010 01:26 AM

Do you have a link?

If I'm reading you correctly and with my experience you are going to be adding the two stitches and joining at the thumb to continue knitting in the round.

suzeeq 12-13-2010 09:56 AM

CO sts to the hand in the gap where you put the thumb sts on a holder. Use the knit cast on by moving the R needle into the L hand, knit into the first st but leave it on the needle, put the new st on the L needle too, then do that again and move the needle back to the R hand and continue with the hand stitches.

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