What does leave stitches on a holder mean?
Place Stitches on Stitch Holder
This means to slip (going into each stitch purl wise) the stitches onto a stitch holder pin or extra needle to safely hold those stitches until you are ready to work with them again.
What is a stitch holder used for?
Stitch holders, also known as stitch markers, are tools that are used in knitting and crocheting to hold open stitches when not being used by the needles.
Can I use a stitch holder as a cable needle?
I never carry these, but they can be be used like a cable needle.