This pattern is for any weight yarn! These fingerless mitts are custom sized to fit your hands, and can be made in any gauge. There are two different design options for the top hand section, as well as a 2-color option. These mitts are filled with swirling twisted stitches, decreases, yarn-over eyelet holes, and garter stitch texture; they are worked modularly from the top down.
The pattern is a 23 page PDF, formatted for easy screen reading with a 4 page no-pictures essentials-only section for printing. The pattern includes photo tutorials for the twisted stitches and the provisional cast-on, process photos and pictures of all the sections, all parts of the pattern are written, and the hand patterns are also charted.
Decreases and twisted stitches twirl around as yarn-overs create lines and triangles down the wrist. The swirling design twists symmetrically around the wrist, starting with the thumb gusset, and twisting to the other side of the wrist and back - this symmetrical design makes for one single mitt pattern for both hands, instead of separate right and left patterns.
The top part of each mitt is knit sideways, worked until it fits perfectly around your hand, leaving stitches along the edge as you knit. Once this section is finished, you’ll add the thumb, and start working the whole thing in the round, decreasing in for the thumb gusset, then down the wrist.
This pattern is part of Remixed - the full Remixed collection is $20, making the 8 patterns $2.50 each, and when you buy the collection, you are also pre-ordering the Remixed ebook, which will be packed with recycled yarn making tutorials! (See the leethal blog for ebook details and updates.)