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I taught myself to knit with a copy of Knitting for Dummies 5 years ago, and haven't looked back since. I've expanded into designing knitwear and writing knitting patterns, and occasionally dabble in ...

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17th Street

from MediaPeruana Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : 17th Street
17th Street
17th Street
17th Street

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • increase and decrease
  • pick up stitches

Pattern Description:

Working in Washington, D.C. involves a fair number of frustrations, but I can't deny that it also provides much inspiration. As I made my way down 17th Street from the subway one morning, I spotted a fellow commuter wearing a coat with ruffles running down the sleeves. I thought I could try
something similar with a pair of gloves, and the 17th Street design was born.
Columns of eyelet stitches decorate the index fingers, providing a hint of detail while still keeping out the cold. The cuffs unbutton, allowing the
wearer to tuck sleeves in and fasten over them, for extra warmth.


6.5 st/in in stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • small/med: 7.5" hand circ.; med/large: 8.5" hand circ.


  • 250-300 yards DK weight yarn
  • Set of sz US6 DPNs

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 stitch markers, in 2 different colors/designs
  • stitch holder or scrap yarn
  • Six 1/2" buttons

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