View Single Post
Old 10-04-2010, 05:41 PM   #4
hyperactive
Working the Gusset
 
hyperactive's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2010
Location: Germany
Posts: 1,097
Thanks: 104
Thanked 237 Times in 219 Posts
Hi!
what you do there is called double knitting on straight needles. Pretty neat, actually. I just came across it lately.
Give it a try: Every second stitch on a second needle... then you will have a pocket if you did it right.

your piece is just not an open pocket because the top is connected.

If you did everything right, you have a fabric that is stochinette st on both sides and not connected in the middle.

There is a thread in What'cha knitting! called "Some Small Projects" and there is discussion about this kind of knitting.

Edit: I was too late! But hopefully still helpful.
__________________
Continental Knitter with passion, pretty busy and always onto something new.

I have been away from the forum for a bit, but I am still around!
hyperactive is offline   Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to hyperactive For This Useful Post:
Breezed (10-04-2010)