Designed by Amy Gunderson
Treat your precious knitting hands to a little bit of luxury! Worked up in 100% cashmere, your digits will thank you for the soft embrace provided by these sweet little mitts. Two balls of Cashmere Lusso can make two pairs of mitts – talk about a bang for your buck!
Hand Circumference: 7½”
Fibra Natura Cashmere Lusso (50% virgin cashmere wool, 50% recycled cashmere wool; 50g/246 yds)
• 10031 Fortunale – 1 ball
• 10007 Sabbia – 1 ball
Needles: US Size 3 (3.25 mm) set of dpns (or your preferred needles for small circumference knitting) or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 2 (2.75 mm) set of dpns (or your preferred needles for small circumference knitting)
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle, stitch holder or waste yarn, cable needle (cn)
26 sts x 33 rows = 4” in Palm patt or Back of Hand patt
The Diamanté mitts are worked in the round from the cuff up. The stranded colorwork patterning is different on palm, back of hand, and the thumb just to keep things interesting. A single cable in the contrast color panel runs up the center of the back of the hand and is worked via twisted cables.