These fingerless mitts utilize slipped stitch and cabling techniques, which create the bold diamond shapes. This pattern is an excellent opportunity to play with color and can help you use up all those single balls of yarn!
Finished Measurements: 7″ / 18cm circumference
Yarn: DK or Worsted weight
Yardage: MC: 80yds / 73m
CC: 40yds / 37m
Shown in: Madelinetosh Tosh DK (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 225yds / 206m per 100g skein)
MC: Oxblood, CC: Antique Lace
MC: Toast, CC: Antique Lace
Needles: US 7 / 4.5mm dpns
Notions: 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle, 2 strands of waste yarn
C2B – sl1 to cable needle and hold in back of work, k next st, k1 from cable needle.
C2F – sl1 to cable needle and hold in front of work, k next st, k1 from cable needle.
MC: main color
CC: contrast color
CO: cast on
sl: slip (all sts are slipped purl-wise)
M1L: make one left
C2B: cable 2 back
C2F: cable 2 front
k2tog: knit 2 together