I am not understanding these directions. I am using the small size that is the first number followed by the [ and 4 following numbers for larger sizes]. When I get to noted bolded area where it says and 2 What does the 2 mean 2 what? What does the foll 8 mean? 8 what?
Work in g stitch, shaping sides by inc 1 st at each end of 7th [7th: 9th: 9th: 9th] and 2 [3: 2: 2: 1] foll 8th [8th: 10th: 10th: 10th] rows