An elegant and very easy lace project – only 6 rows to memorize. Two skeins of Fyberspates’ Scrumptious Chunky Solid silk –merino yarn works perfectly.
In the photograph: M, suitable for an average female hand
To make the wrist warmers larger or smaller, use needles one or two sizes larger or smaller. Lengthen or shorten the wrist or hand as necessary. Add extra stitches on either side of the back of the hand panel to make the item wider.
Total length of the wrist warmer 24 cm (9.5 ins)
Total thumb gusset length, including the thumb 9 cm (3.5 ins)
Hand circumference – about 20 cm (8 ins)
Fyberspates Scrumptious Chunky Solid, 112 meters per 100 grams / 120 yards per 3.53 ounces; 55% merino, 45% silk; 2 skeins
3.25 mm circular needle(s) or set(s) double-point needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Length of circular needles: 80 or 100 cm
Not crucial, but approximately 25 sts x 30 rows = 10x10 cm’s (4x4”)
Easy lace, easy cabling, knitting in the round (circular knitting), chart reading.
The wrist warmers are worked on one circular needle. Use two circulars or dpn’s (double pointed needles) if preferred.