Prairie Lace Mitts by Amy LaRoux

Prairie Lace Mitts

June 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
in stockinette stitch on smaller needles
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
120 yards (110 m)
one size
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This pattern is available from for $5.00.

Vintage inspired, these dainty hand warmers boast gorgeous lacy cuffs in a delicate woodsy leaf pattern. Knit in a luxurious, rustic fiber blend of merino wool, angora, alpaca, and silk noils. The hand stitching accents in deep garnet give these unique gloves a real handmade look and feel.

Finished measurements: 7” circumference x 7” in length

Skill level: advanced beginner

Material List:
Approximately 120 yards of #4, or light worsted weight yarn
Approximately 5 yards of #3, or DK weight yarn
9”, 12”, or 32” circular needles (for magic loop method), US size 7
16” circular needles, or straight needles, US size 8
5 DPNs, US size 7 (can be used to knit the glove in the round as well as thumb gusset)
Three stitch markers, one a unique color to mark the end of round
Scrap yarn for holding live sts on thumb gusset
Darning needle