Prairie Star Gloves Pattern by Outi Kater

£4.00

Description

Prairie Star Gloves by Outi Kater

The stitch pattern on these stranded colourwork gloves echoes the designs of traditional 19th century American patchwork quilts. There are two rounds of braiding at the cuffs, while the fingers are knitted in plain stocking stitch.

Size

Actual palm circumference: 20cm (8in) Total length: 26.5cm (10.5in)

Yarn

Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight 100% Shetland wool
1 x 25g ball of each:
A Shade FC39 (lighter blue)
B Shade 142 (darker blue)
C Shade FC44 (brown)
D Shade 2 (fawn)

Needles & accessories

1 set 3mm (UK11/US 2-3) double-pointed needles Stitch holders or waste yarn
Stitch markers

Tension

30 sts and 34 rounds to 10cm over chart pattern using 3mm needles.