Elegant, luxurious, stylish-- is there a single word to describe these? Ritzy!. They are knit in a round, to make the execution of ruching technique easy. These fingerless mitts are worked in DK weight yarn using a simple stitch pattern that creates great texture with those perfect looking gathers around the wrists. The pattern is written in two sizes to fit women's s/m and m/l.
22 sts and 28 rnds over 4 in/ 10cm square in Stocking stitch
Katya Frankel loves designing garments and accessories for children and women. Her designs bridge classic style with modern techniques, resulting in timeless garments that are fun to knit.
Her first book, Boys' Knits, full of stylish, wearable knits for young boys, can be found here http://www.cooperativepress.com/shop/boys-knits/
Find more of her work at katyafrankel.com