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Sagitta is latin for “arrow” and the name of a northen constellaton as well as a geometric term. These knit forearm warmers come to a point over the back of the hand, with a beaded arrow-like motif. They have a crocheted loop that wraps the center finger and an afterthought thumb hole. Worked in the round from fingertip to elbow. 3 sizes available for teens & adults.
Crochet stitches used - single crochet and slip stitch.
5.5”(6”, 6.5”)/ 14(15.5,17)cm
7.75”(8.75”, 10”)/ 20(22,25)cm
11”(12.25”, 13.25”)/ 28(31,34)cm
Yarn: 180 yards/170 meters - 248 yards/219 meters fingering weight yarn, such as Spud & Chloe Fine in “Shitake”
Beads: 9g/.31oz Toho Glass 6/0 “E”
US2(2.75mm) double pointed needles; (or size to meet gauge, or equivalent circular needles for magic looping); crochet hook in suitable size for yarn; 2 stitch markers; fine wire; scrap yarn; tapestry needle.
30 sts/36 rows over 4” in stockinette, knit in the round and blocked.