Made in worsted weight yarn (Malabrigo Rios), the fingerless Heart Mittens are an interesting and fast knit. The pattern is written for a range of sizes from toddler to adult M-L, and the instructions are given in both chart and written format. Patterns for matching items are available.
Skills needed: Tubular or provisional cast-on, backward loop cast-on, stockinette and moss stitch, increases, decreases, working in the round, picking up stitches.
Sizes: 2-4 (5-8 years, S, M-L). Shown in size S. Size S will fit older kids (approx 8+ years) and adults with small hands. Size M-L will fit most adults.
Gauge: Moss st: 21 sts and 30 rnds = 10 cm / 4 in, with larger needle(s)
Yarn: 70 (80, 90, 110) m / 80 (90, 100, 120) yds of Malabrigo Rios (100% merino wool, 192 m / 210 yds per 100g, shown in Ochre) or similar worsted weight yarn. Use solid or semi-solid colourways to achieve the best results.