These simple fingerless mitts work up fast. Keep your hands warm and cozy with this simple pair of fingerless mitts made in 100% Virgin Wool yarn.
Be sure to check out the tour of the Harrisville Mill over in the December issue of I Like Knitting. Want to try your hand at crocheting? There’s a free crochet pattern for these gloves over on the I Like Crochet Blog!
Skill Level: Easy
Size: 6.5 (7, 7.5)” hand circumference x 6.75” length
Gauge: 30 sts and 44 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st after wet blocking
Yarns: Harrisville Designs Shetland Fingering (100% Pure Wool; 217 yards [198 meters]/50 grams): #53 Silver Mist, 1 skein.
Needles: US size 2 (2.75 mm)
Notions: Tapestry needle
K2, P2 Rib
Row 1: *K2, p2; rep from * to end of row.
Rep Row 1 for patt.
Row 1 (RS): Knit.
Row 2 (WS): Purl.
Rows 3-6: Rep Rows 1-2.
Row 7 (RS): Purl.
Row 8 (WS): K2, ssk, yo, (k4, ssk, yo) 7 (7, 8) times, k2 (6, 4).
Rep Rows 1-8 for patt.
Fingerless Mitts are worked flat from the cuff up, then seamed, leaving an opening for thumb.
Mitts (make 2)
CO 48 (52, 56) sts.
Work in K2, P2 Rib for 2”.
Work Rows 1-8 of Stitch Pattern 5 times total.
Rep Rows 1-6 of Stitch Pattern once more.
Work Rows 1-2 of K2, P2 Rib patt.
BO in rib patt.
Block as desire.
Sew side seam, leaving an opening for thumb.
Weave in all ends.