Betwixt and Between
Pick up 3 sts from the base of the thumb hole on the hand. Mark the point after the 3 sts as the beginning of the round. Join and distribute evenly on needles. (26,28)total sts
Round 1: Knit
Round 2: Knit (9,10), k2tog, yo, ssk, k(12,13).
Work these two rounds until thumb measures (2.5,2.75) ins (or desired length) from the base.
Work 6 sts, k2tog. Repeat from (0,2) times. (27,26) sts remain.
Knit 1 round even
Knit 1, k2tog. Repeat from around ,(0,1). (18,18) sts remain.
Cut yarn, leaving a tail. Weave tail through remaining stitches.