Lassie Lomond finger-less mittens are a form-fitting mitt with a beautifully crafted thumb gusset.
Instructions for this pattern are written for using the magic loop, but you may easily substitute needles for your preferred method for small circumference knitting. All measurements are given in US and metric, and the cable pattern is charted and written for personal preference.
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Yarn: 120 (140) yd / 110 (130) m of sport weight yarn
Needles: Instructions are written for the magic loop method, but you may substitute needles for your preferred method of small circumference knitting (dpn’s, two circulars, etc…) in the following size:
- US 1.5 / 2.5 mm needles
Notions: 4 stitch markers, cable needle, 1 stitch holder or waste yarn, tapestry needle for weaving ends, tape measure, and row counter helpful.
52 stitches and 44 rows to 4 in / 10 cm in 2 x 2 rib (unstretched)
Measure hand around palm above (but not including) thumb.
4.5—6 in / 11.5—15.25 cm hand circumference