Toasty Texters (smooth) by Betsy Stuyvesant

Toasty Texters (smooth)

November 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
23 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in *exact gauge is not essential*
US 5 - 3.75 mm
110 - 120 yards (101 - 110 m)
SM-M, M-L, Man's M
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A companion to the Toasty Texters (ribbed) pattern, this fingerless mitt has a snug-fitting plain wrist and a fully-gussetted thumb. No frills and very simple, this pattern is sure to please anyone who wants a mitt pattern that will let the yarn do the talking.

This is also an ideal pattern for someone new to mitten-knitting since it does not contain any additional patterning (such as cables or lace.)

The samples were knit using a heavier-DK and a lighter DK weight yarn and both pairs came out the right size. The pattern employs a slight negative ease, ensuring a perfect fit without the mitts being too tight.