Fair Isle Fingerless Mitts: TH Dec 12 & 19, 7-9 pm

$65.00

Afraid of getting caught in a tangle with Fair Isle knitting? Curious about Latvian braids? These geometric fingerless mitts are the perfect pattern to up your comfort level with stranded colorwork.

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Description

Afraid of getting caught in a tangle with Fair Isle knitting? Curious about Latvian braids? These geometric fingerless mitts are the perfect pattern to up your comfort level with stranded colorwork.

Two 2-hour sessions

Skills required: ability to knit and purl, knit in the round

Skills learned:

  • Fair Isle chart reading
  • Afterthought thumbs
  • Fair Isle techniques for English, Continental, and Combo knitters
  • Latvian braids
  • Decreasing and increasing
  • Knitting on 2 circular needles

Materials:

  • 2 hanks sock weight yarn in highly contrasting colors

  • x2 US 1.5 (2.5mm) 16” circular needle

  • waste yarn

  • tapestry needle

  • stitch markers

  • Outpost Mitts pattern