Morphology Mitts by Karen Butler

Morphology Mitts

August 2016
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stranded pattern in the round
US 2 - 2.75 mm
155 - 230 yards (142 - 210 m)
To fit 16½(19:21½)cm / 6½(7½:8½)in hand circumference.
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Please note, the free version available on knitCompanion for Android includes just the original 2 colour option; the trial version of this app is also free to download to access and use this pattern.

The pattern has been updated for Morphology Knits ebook and the individual Ravelry pattern download. Both these versions include the original two colour version, an eight colour version, as well as charts to colour yourself, as well as useful tutorials for required techniques.

Knitted in the round, Morphology Mitts have thumb gussets and corrugated ribs. Instructions for left and right mitts are identical; designed to avoid a pattern jog at the beginning of the round.

Written instructions for construction. The colourwork pattern and thumb gusset are charted. Corrugated Rib is also charted in the Morphology Knits ebook and Ravelry download versions.

To fit 16½(19:21½)cm / 6½(7½:8½)in hand circumference.

Unstretched hand circumference is 15½(18:20½)cm / 6(7:8)in; choose a size with 0–2cm / 0–¾in negative ease. All sizes are 18cm / 7½in long.

Two colours: one ball each of MC1 and CC1.
Eight colours: 50 metres (55 yards) of MC3;
40 metres (45 yards) each of CC1, CC2, CC3
and MC2; and 20 metres (25 yards) each of
CC4, MC1, and MC4.
Colour Your Own: use yarn requirements
stated above as a guide.

Design shown knitted in Jamieson’s ‘Shetland
Spindrift’ (100% pure Shetland wool) in two
colours: 104 Natural White (MC1) with 688
Mermaid (CC1); and in eight colours: 603 Potpourri
(MC1), 180 Mist (MC2), 104 Natural
White (MC3), 350 Lemon (MC4), with 1020
Nighthawk (CC1), 688 Mermaid (CC2), 772
Verdigris (CC3), and 259 Leprechaun (CC4).

The free version of the pattern, released in August 2016 is only available on KnitCompanion for Android.