Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: S/M (M/L)
Shown in size S/M
Gauge: 6 sts and 8 rows = 1” [2.5 cm] in Twisted Stockinette St patt
Yarn: Plymouth Yarn Galway Sport (100% Highland Wool; 151 yards [138 meters]/50 grams): #722 Sand Heather (1 (2) balls)
Needles: US size 4 (3.5 mm) set of 4 DPNs.
Notions: Stitch markers, stitch holders, tapestry needle, cable needle (optional)
Tbl: Through back loop.
K1B: Knit 1 in st below st on needle.
Twisted Stockinette St
All Rnds: Knit all sts through back loop.
Work all knit sts through the back loop, including thumb and palm.
CO 47 (51) total sts, having 24 sts on Needle #1, 12 (14) sts on Needle #2, and 11 (13) sts on Needle #3.
Set Up Ribbing: Needle #1: K2, (p3, k3, p3, k2) twice, Needle #2: (k1, p1) 6 (7) times, Needle #3: k1, (p1, k1) 5 (6) times.
Work even in established rib patt for 11 rnds more, inc 1 st at end of last rnd. (48 (52) sts)
Set up Rnd: Needle #1: Work Rnd 1 of Chart, Needles #2 and #3: k3, pm, k2, pm, work in Twisted Stockinette St to end of Needle #3.
Rnd 1 (Inc): Needle #1: Work next rnd of chart, Needles #2 and #3: k3, sm, K1B, k2, K1B, sm, work in Twisted Stockinette St to end of Needle #3.
Rnds 2-3: Work even, keeping to Chart patt on Needle #1 and Twisted Stockinette St on Needles #2 and #3.
Rep Rnds 1-3, inc 1 st after first marker and before second marker in gusset every marked (*) rnd indicated on chart until there are 14 (16) sts between markers.
Work 2 rnds even.
Next Rnd: Needle #1: Work next rnd of chart, Needles #2 and #3: k3, removing markers sl next 14 (16) sts to holder, CO 2 sts to RH needle, knit to end of Needle #3. (48 (52) sts)
Keeping Needle #1 in chart patt and remaining sts in Twisted Stockinette St, work even without increasing until Rnd 10 of 3rd Chart rep has been completed, dec 4 sts evenly on Needle #1. (44 (48) sts)
Ribbing Rnd: *K1-tbl, p1; rep from * around.
Rep Ribbing Rnd 4 times more.
BO all sts.
Sl sts from holder to 2 DPNs, having 7 (8) sts on each needle.
With 3rd needle, pick up and knit 6 sts along CO edge of opening. (20 (22) sts)
Work Ribbing Rnd as for finger opening, dec 1 st at each end of Needle #3. (18 (20) sts)
Work even in established ribbing for 3 rnds more.
BO all sts.
CO and work Cuff as for Right Mitt.
Set up Rnd: Needle #1: Work Rnd 1 of Chart, Needles #2 and #3: Work in Twisted Stockinette St to last 5 sts of Needle #3, pm, k2, pm, k3.
Work as for Right Mitt, reversing shaping.
Weave in all ends.