Can you fix a dropped stitch in knitting?
To fix a dropped knit stitch, you will need a crochet hook. Before you go hunting for one, you absolutely need to secure the stitch. Use a stitch marker, a spare needle, an earing – just something that will prevent it from unraveling further.
What does dropping a stitch mean?
: to let a loop fall off a knitting needle.
Can you leave a dropped stitch?
Pick up Dropped Stitch
Use your hook to pick up the dropped stitch from the front toward the back by scooping up from underneath. If the stitch is a little lost you may need to tug it out a bit with your fingers – Julie demonstrates how to do this in the video. You can also let it drop and grab the next stitch down.