These mitts are knit using slip stitches to create the colorwork pattern.
Skill Level: Intermediate or adventurous beginner
Sizes: Woman’s Small, Medium and Large. Directions are written for size S with changes for size M and L in parentheses.
Note: For sizing, measure your palm circumference not including the thumb. Small (up to approx. 6.75 inches), Medium (up to approx. 7.75 inches) and Large (up to approx. 9 inches).
Gauge: 5.5 stitches to the inch in stockinette stitch
- Size 3.75mm (US 5) circular or double pointed needles or size to obtain gauge
- 2-3 Stitch markers
- Tapestry needle
Yarn: approx. 90-110 yards DK weight yarn for main color (MC) and 30-50 yards DK weight yarn for contrast color.
Used in photo: Malabrigo Silky Merino (MC: Teal Feather, CC: Topaz)
Two thumb pattern choices are included: