The stitch pattern of these mitts immitates checks using slipped stitches which makes them very soft and warm. Flip-Tops enable you to easily grab your keys or look for change without having to take off the mitts in the cold! The pattern comes in two sizes to fit smaller and bigger hands.
Skill Level: Intermediate. You should be able to: knit, purl, slip, increase and decrease stitches. These mitts are worked in the round. To make it easier for you, attaching the Flip-Tops is being explained with pictures.
Sizes: M(L) to fit approx. 21(25)cm/8.5(10)“ measurement around knuckles, length adjustable. Instructions given for a length of 18.5cm/7.3“. Size M is aimed to fit an average female and size L to fit an average male hand.
Needles: a set of 3 & 3.5mm(US size 2.5 & 4) dpns, crochet hook 3mm(US size C), tapestry needle, sewing needle.
Yarn: Zitron Lifestyle, 100% Merino superwash, 155m(169y)/50g 1 ball each in MC and CC shown plum no.58 and grey no.13.
Notions: 2 stitch holders, 2 buttons, sewing yarn.
Gauge: 25 sts x 30 rnds = 10cm x 10cm /4“ x 4“ in pattern stitch.
Service: If you have any questions about this pattern, please contact me at christina(at)herrlichkeiten(dot)net. My patterns have been carefully written and tech edited. Still, sometimes an error might make it to the final pattern. So I guarantee, that if there are any errata discovered, I will send you an updated version of your pattern to your e-mail-address as soon as possible.
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