Scintillio mitts are worked in the round, starting from the border in k1/p1 rib. The palm is worked using a simple striped slip stitch pattern with a thumb gusset for comfort. Thumbhole sts are placed on waste yarn and the body finished continuing in the slipped stitch pattern. The mitts are finished with the same 1/1 rib of the wrists. The thumb stitches are then placed back on needle and worked in the same way as the rest of the body.
Finished size: One size fits most adult hands.
Note: Size is easily customizable, using different yarn weight and needle sizes.
Yarn:MC: BC Garn Baby Alpaca (100% Alpaca 273 yards 250 meters/50 grams) col 132. Approx. 131 yards (120 meters).
CC: SnailYarn Sock gradient set (75% Merino, 25% Nylon; 465 yards 420 meters/100 g), col. Crimson Sunset. Approx 46 yards (42 meters).
Needles:Your favourite system for working small circumferences (DPNs, minicircular, or circular needle with 100 cm/40” cable for magic loop) in size needed to obtain gauge.
Suggested needle size: 3.25 mm /US 3.
Notions:1 marker A (beg of rnd).
2 markers B (for the thumb)