Bay Mitts by Mone Dräger

Bay Mitts

Knitting
June 2019
Light Fingering ?
30 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in Twisted Rib; 30 sts and 60 rnds = 4" in garter st.
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
440 yards (402 m)
5¾ (7, 8)" hand circumference and 5½ (6¾, 7¼)" long measured along pinky side of hand.
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The Bay Mitts feature vertical lines of twisted ribbing that converge with horizontal rows of garter stitch, resulting in a purposely skewed look because of the different row gauges. These mitts are worked in the round from the cuff up.

Difficulty Easy

Yarn Weight 1

Finished Size 5¾ (7, 8)“ hand circumference and 5½ (6¾, 7¼)” long measured along pinky side of hand. Mitts shown measure 7” hand circumference.

Yarn Malabrigo Yarn Sock (100% superwash Merino wool; 440 yd 402 m/3½ oz 100 g): #SW845 Cirrus Gray, 1 hank.

Needles Size 1½ (2.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge 30 sts and 40 rnds = 4” in Twisted Rib; 30 sts and 60 rnds = 4” in garter st.

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NOTES

  • These mitts are worked in the round from the cuff up.
  • Both mitts are identical.

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