Lady Sif Gauntlets by Lotta Groeger

Lady Sif Gauntlets

Knitting
February 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
29 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
175 - 208 yards (160 - 190 m)
Women S, M, L (6, 7, 8 inches / 15, 18, 20 cm hand circumference)
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Inspired by the comic book heroin Lady Sif, from the Thor omic books. She is one of the best warriors of Asgard, the home world of the Norse gods. Her prefered weapons are a long sword and shield.

The mitten are designed to look like her armor, the cuff looks like the battle skirt she wears, the hand is like her body armor and the garter stitch on top are a representation of her diadem.

Pattern has in both CHART and WRITTEN Instructions.

Size: Women S, M, L (6, 7, 8 inches / 15, 18, 20 cm hand circumference)

Needles: 3.25mm (US 3) circular needles or DPN

Yarn:
MC: 80m (88yards) DK weight in red.
CC: 80m (88 yards) DK weight in gray.

Difficulty: working in the round, very basic intersia, basic cabeling and vertical braid (fully explained in pattern with picture tutorial)