Manx

Knitting
February 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stitch pattern, unstretched
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
164 - 175 yards (150 - 160 m)
To fit hand circumferences of Medium: 7½" – 8" / 19 – 20 cm Large: 8¼" – 8¾"/ 21 – 22 cm
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The Manx fingerless mitts are worked in the round from the cuff up. They feature a 2x2 ribbing and a simple stitch pattern, that is created by slipping yarn overs over knit stitches. The thumbs are worked in plain stockinette stitch.

Used Yarn
Rosy Green Wool “Manx Merino Fine”
218 yd / 200 m per 50 g; 100% virgin wool

Yarn weight
fingering

Yardage
164 yd / 150 m

Needles
US 2½ / 3 mm circular needles or one set of double pointed needles, whichever preferred for knitting small circumferences OR any size to obtain gauge

Gauge
30 stitches x 40 rounds = 4” / 10 cm in stitch pattern, unstretched

Notions
1 stitch marker, tapestry needle for weaving in ends, scrap yarn or stitch holder

To fit hand circumferences of
Medium: 7½“ – 8” / 19 – 20 cm
Large: 8¼” – 8¾“/ 21 – 22 cm