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Cherry Red Handwarmers Free Knitting Pattern

Skill Level: Easy

Suggested Yarn: Merinos Extrafine 100% Merinos

Yarn Weight: DK (11 wpi)

Needle: US 6 – 4.0 mm

Gauge: 11 stitches and 16 rows = 5 cm in stockinette

Yardage: 196 – 294 yards (179 – 269 m)

Size: Adult woman

 

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Abbrevations:
k = knit
p = purl
yo = yarn over
k2tog = knit 2 sts together
st/sts = stitch/stitches
skp = slip 1, knit 1, pass slipped stitch over

Handwarmers (make two!):
Cuff’s Ribbing:
Cast On 32 sts leaving a long tail for sewing handwarmer’s cuff and part of body.
Row1: *k2,p2* across
Row2-11: Repeat Row1.

Body:
Row 1: k1, *Yo, k2tog; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 2: Purl.
Row 3: k1, *SKP (), yo; rep from * to last st, k1.
Row 4: Purl.
Repeat Rows 1-4 a total of 10 times or for the desired lenght, ending with a Row4.

Top’s ribbing:
Row1: *k2,p2* across
Row2-6: Repeat Row1.
Using a larger needle (5.00mm), Cast off sts loosely.
Cut yarn leaving a tail for sewing handwarmer’s top.

Finishing:
Sew handwarmer’s top for approximately 2.5cm and cuff and body for 10cm, leaving 3cm of body open for thumb.
Cut yarns and weave in all ends.
Sew some pretty buttons on the cuff’s ribbing if you like and enjoy your new pair of handwarmers!

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