Pilea junior (English) – PDF
This knitting pattern is in English. // Detta stickmönster är på engelska.
Pilea mitts for the kids.
1, (2, 3, 4), 5.
To fit palm circumference: 11.5, (13, 14.5, 16), 17.5 cm.
Approx. ages: 1–2, (2–5, 5–8, 8–12), 12+ years.
Finished circumference: 8, (9, 10, 11), 12 cm. Length: 8, (10, 12, 15), 18 cm.
39 stitches & 38 rounds = 10 cm, worked in the round in 3x1 ribbing, unstretched, after blocking.
Plied, soft wool yarn with good elasticity, approx. 320–350m/100g, for example
Rosy Green Wool Cheeky Merino Joy (320m/100g) or Filcolana Pernilla (175m/50g), approx. 40, (55, 70, 90), 110 metres.
2.5 mm (US1.5) circular needles 80–100 cm for Magic Loop, or a set of double pointed needles – or a needle size that gives you the correct gauge.
Stitch markers, stitch holder or scrap yarn, tapestry needle.
Pilea junior mitts are worked in the round, seamlessly from the bottom up, in 3x1 ribbing. The thumb gusset is worked in stockinette stitch and finished with 1x1 ribbing. Both mittens are worked in the same way.
This pattern is digital and will be sent as a downloadable pdf-file to your e-mail.
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Long Tail Cast On:
Increases RLI & LLI:
Placing stitches on a stitch holder:
Picking up a gap stitch:
Binding off, weaving in ends: