Minuscule by Karie Westermann
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Minuscule

Knitting
November 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in blocked colourwork
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
800 - 1000 yards (732 - 914 m)
S/M and L/XL to fit 18.5 and 20 cm / 7.25" and 8" hand circumference

The Minuscule fingerless mitts are worked in the round using stranded colourwork techniques. The fingerless mitts have an integrated thumb and are worked in Blacker Yarns Swan 4ply, a delightfully plump yarn from the fleeces of small sheep flocks.

The pattern is fully charted and written out. It includes a schematic and tips on how to modify fit.

Minuscule takes its visual cues from hand-decorated early printed books. I chose motifs and colours found throughout late 15th century books.

Suitable for intermediate knitters.

Yarn requirements:
1 ball in Pale Maiden (col A)
0.5 ball each in Sky Grey (col B), Hawkweed (col C), Tussac (col D) and Mountain Berry (col E)