Pattern notes
Finished Measurements
Circumference 17cm/ 6.8 inches, length 21cm/ 8.4 inches.

Yarn
40 gr. 140m/ 154 yards of fingering/ sport weight yarn.
Sample uses Rauma finullgarn in colour 403 (100% non superwash wool 175m/ 192 yards per
50gr.)

Gauge
30 st. per 10 cm/ 4 inches, 45 rounds per 10 cm/ 4 inches, stockinette in the round.

Needles
Size to get gauge (I used 3mm/ U.S. 2.5 needles), 60 cm/ 24-inch circular or DPNs.

Notions
Waste yarn.

Techniques
Lace.
Longtail cast on.
Backwards loop cast on (tutorial).
Picking up stitches.
Bind of in pattern.

Abbreviations

Instructions

Both mittens:
Cast on 52 st. with long tail cast on, join in round making sure not to twist the stitches.
Knit 10 rounds of 1*1 twisted rib (k1 tbl, p1). Knit 1 round plain.

Right hand mitten:

R1 to 30: (chart 1), k to EOR.
(R1: (knit R1 of chart 1), k to EOR. R2: (knit R2 of chart 1), k to EOR. And so
on. R11: (knit R1 of chart 1), k to EOR.)

R31 to 50: (chart 1), (chart 2), k to EOR.
(R31: (knit R1 of chart 1), (knit R1 of chart 2), k to EOR. R32: (knit R2 of chart
1), (knit R2 of chart 2), k to EOR. And so on. R41: (knit R1 of chart 1), (knit
R11 of chart 2) k to EOR.)
R51: (R1 of chart 1), k1, put 16 st. on waste yarn, cast on 2 st. with backward loop method,
k to EOR.

R52 to 70: (chart 1), k to EOR.
(R52: (knit R2 of chart 1), k to EOR. R53: (knit R3 of chart 1), k to EOR.
And so on.)

Left hand mitten:

R1 to 30: k26, (chart 1).
(R1: k26, (knit R1 of chart 1). R2: k26, (knit R2 of chart 1). And so on.

R31 to 50: k22, (chart 2), (chart 1).
(R31: k22, (knit R1 of chart 2), (knit R1 of chart 1). R32: k22, (knit R2 of chart
2), (knit R2 of chart 1). And so on. R41: k22, (knit R11 of chart 2), (knit R1 of
chart 1.)
R51: k23, put 16 st. on waste yarn, cast on 2 st. with backward loop method, k1, (R1 of chart
1).

R52 to 70: k26, (chart 1).
(R52: k26, (knit R2 of chart 1). R53: k26, (knit R3 of chart 1).)

Both mittens:
Knit 6 rounds of 1*1 twisted rib (k1 tbl, p1), bind off in pattern.
Thumb, both mittens:
Put the 16 st on waste yarn back on the needles, pick up 4 more st in the gap, 20 st. total.
Knit 6 rounds stockinette, then 6 rounds 1*1 twisted rib (k1 tbl, p1), bind off in pattern.

Finishing:
Weave in all ends and block gently.

Chart 1 (lace pattern):
R 1: k3, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k4, ssk, k2tog, k4, yo, k1, yo, k1, ssk, k3
R 2: k all st.
R 3: k3, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, yo, k3, ssk, k2tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k3
R 4: k all st.
R 5: k3, k2tog, k3, yo, k1, yo, k2, ssk, k2tog, k2, yo, k1, yo, k3, ssk, k3
R 6: k all st.
R 7: k3, k2tog, k4, yo, k1, yo, k1, ssk, k2tog, k1, yo, k1, yo, k4, ssk, k3
R 8: k all st.
R 9: k3, k2tog, k5, yo, k1, yo, ssk, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k5, ssk, k3
R 10: k all st.

Chart 2 (Thumb gusset):

R 1: k1, rli, k2, lli, k1
R 2: k all st.
R 3: k1, rli, k4, lli, k1
R 4: k all st.
R 5: k1, rli, k6, lli, k1
R 6: k all st.
R 7: k1, rli, k8, lli, k1
R 8: k all st.
R 9: k1, rli, k10, lli, k1
R 10: k all st.
R11: k1, rli, k12, lli, k1
R 12: k all st.
R 13: k1, rli, k14, lli, k1
R 14-20: k all st.