This pretty accessory, simple to knit, will keep your fingers warm on winter walks. They feature an easy twist-stitch pattern on the back of the hands and plain stockinette palms with close-fitting ribbing to keep out the chill.
Yarn Details: Original yarn was spun from a 4-oz batt of merino, corriedale, bamboo & sparkle from Artemis, Artemis. A 2-ply yarn, 270 yds per 4 oz, 16 wpi, spun semi-worsted style.
Needles: US3 [3.25 mm] DPNs.
Gauge: 6 stitches per 1” [2.54cm] in stockinette stitch.
Finished Size: Women’s medium.
Other: Tapestry needle for darning in ends; waste yarn for working fingers and thumb, 2 stitch-markers.
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