Part of the Mirri pattern collection, including Hat, Cowl and Mitts, available as individual patterns or as a set. These simple yet striking designs all feature eyelet fabric and eyelet ribbing. Individually or together, they are perfect for an adventurous beginner or the more experienced knitter looking for a fast fun knit. A great choice for quick gifts or to complement your own wardrobe.
The Mirri Mitts look great in a neutral or bright color. Choose between 2 sizes and 2 lengths.
Mirri is an Australian Aboriginal word meaning stars. Scores of eyelets dot this fabric like twinkling stars in the night sky.
worked in the round, simple increases and decreases.
Yarn: 200-300 yds/180-275m 4ply/fingering weight yarn
Samples shown in Quince and Co. Finch (100% American Wool, 221 yd /202 m per 50g hank)
Wrist-length: Winesap, 1 skein Forearm-length: Iceland, 2 skeins
US 3/3.25mm (or size required to obtain gauge) & US 2 ½ /3mm - dpns
Stitch markers (3)
Scrap yarn to hold sts
GAUGE: 26 stitches & 44 rows = 4”/10cm in stockinette in the round with larger needles - blocked
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Width (measured flat):
Wrist-length: 8”/ 20cm
Forearm length: 10.5”/27cm