Rhombus by Romi- Dame La Lata

Rhombus

Knitting
January 2020
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
36 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in small circumference 1x1 rib
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
219 yards (200 m)
to fit adult hand with 18-20cm / 7-8in circumference
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Rhombus

Diamonds, bobbles, and a little lace, together create a beautiful complement for your hands.

Yarn
Kate Davies Designs Milarrochy Tweed (70% Wool; 30% Mohair; 100m / 109yds per 25g ball)
Hare: 2 x 25g balls

Needles and notions
Gauge-size needle(s) of your preferred type for working small circumferences
3 stitch markers (plus 4 extra markers, if you wish to separate chart repeats)
Waste yarn (for holding thumb stitches)
Tapestry needle

Gauge
36 sts and 40 rounds to 10cm / 4in over 1x1 rib in the round. Use 2.5mm needle as a starting point for swatch-ing.

Size
To fit adult hand, with 18-20cm / 7-8in circumference

Special techniques
Bobble

Pattern notes
These mitts are worked from bottom to top. After a short section of 1x1 rib, the lace body is worked, following the chart. The thumb stitches are then purled, as the remainder of the hand continues to be worked from the chart. The mitt and thumb tops are finished with 1x1 rib.