The Last of the Sky Pirates by Maggie Fangmann

The Last of the Sky Pirates

Knitting
October 2010
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
14 stitches and 23 rows = 2 inches
in st st
US 3 - 3.25 mm
250 - 350 yards (229 - 320 m)
One Size
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Are you the last of your kind? A lone Sky Pirate flying an air-born ship through the cloudy skies praying you won’t go beyond the Edge? Gear up for the adventure of your life with these fabulous mitts and let us go chase some storms! There’s stormphrax to be had!

To size these down a bit if you have smaller hands I recommend going to a US size 2 needle or if you have larger hands go to a US size 4.

Find free flap tutorial for Row 51 here. If you have purchased this pattern it is also attached to this page.

Things and Knitting Techniques used in this pattern:
About 300 yards of your favorite fingering weight, wool/nylon blend yarn
12 small buttons for the sides
Straight needles
Stitch markers
Stitch holder
Knowledge of how to use the magic loop method or dpns
Yarn overs
Decreases
Increases
Binding off

Special thanks to WollyRose for the pictures of her blue mitts! She did an excellent job!