Cosy Craft

Knitting | Sewing | Crochet

Jemma's Wrist-Warmers

KnittingCosy Craft
Jemma's Wrist Warmers

Size: one size that will fit Child 10 years / Women XS/S  

Yarn: Patons Dreamtime 8 ply, 2 skeins

Gauge: 22 sts on needle size 3.5 = 10 centimetre

Notions: One set stocking needles

Size 3.5 mm

1 cable needle

1 stitch holder

 

PATTERN NOTES

Knit in the round. Knit cable pattern on the front side only.

Cable knit CL and CR every 3rd row

Cable knit C6L or C6R every 7th row

 

CL - Cable to left, slip 1 st on to cable needle and leave at the front of work, K1, then K1 from cable needle

CR - Cable to the right, slip 1 st on to cable needle and leave at the back of work, K1, then K1 from cable needle

C6L - Cable 6 to left, slip 3 sts on to cable needle and leave at the front of work, K3, then K3 from the cable needle. Right Wrist warmer

C6R - Cable 6 to the left, slip 3 sts on to cable needle and leave at the front of work, K3, then K3 from the cable needle. Left Wrist Warmer

 

STITCH ABBREVIATIONS

Beg - beginning

BO- Bind Off                                       K - Knit                                   

CO  - Cast On                                     P - Purl

Cont - continue                                   Rep - repeat

Inc - increase                                      St/sts - stitch/stitches

 

PATTERN

Right Wrist Warmer: Co 42 sts. Mark the beg of the round. Knit 1 st, Knit cable pattern over 20 sts, cont rib K2, P2 til the end.

1st Row: K1, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2 * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1

2nd Row: K1, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1

3rd Row: K1, P2, CR, P3, K6, P3, CL, P2, * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1  

4th Row: K1, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1

5th Row: K1, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1

6th Row: K1, P2, CR, P3, K6, P3, CL, P2, * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1 

7th Row: K1, P2, K2, P3, C6L, P3, K2, P2 * K2, P2 * cont from * to * till I st left, K1 

Continue Cable knit CL and CR every 3rd row and Cable knit C6L every 7th row

 

Knit til the piece measures 12 cm from the beg.

 

NB. Thumb gusset and thumb can be knitted in stocking stich if you want a less snug fit around the thumb

 

Thumb gusset: knit 24 sts make a mark, make a new st, “knit 1 st”, make 1 new st, rep inc 1 st on either side of “knit 1 st” on every second row 4 times, new total 50 sts. Fit in K2, P2 on the inc sts or simply K all sts. Cont till the whole piece measures 15 cm. Set aside the 9 thumb gusset sts plus 1 st each side on a stitch holder. CO 3 new sts. New total 42 sts. Knit another 18 rows in cable pattern. BO.

 

Thumb: Thumb: Transfer the 11 sts from the stitch holder onto two needles, with a third needle pick up 1 sts before the cast on sts, 3 sts along the cast on sts, 1 sts. Total of 16 sts. Knit in the rounds. K2, P2 (or St.st) 8 rounds. BO 

Left Wrist Warmer: Co 42 sts. Mark the beg of the round. Knit 1 st, Knit rib P2, K2 over 20 sts, K1 Cont cable pattern over 20 sts, K1

1st Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, K1

2nd Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, K1

3rd Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, CR, P3, K6, P3, CL, P2, K1

4th Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, K1

5th Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, K2, P3, K6, P3, K2, P2, K1

6th Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, CR, P3, K6, P3, CL, P2, K1

7th Row: K1, *P2, K2* rept. From * to * x 4 more, P2, K2, P3, C6R, P3, K2, P2, K1

Continue Cable knit CL and CR every 3rd row and Cable knit C6R every 7th row

 

Knit till the piece measures 12 cm from the beg.

 

Thumb gusset: Knit 18 sts make a mark and knit thumb gusset, rest of the hand and thumb as described under Right Wrist Warmer

 

MENDING

Secure all loose ends

This Pattern may not be sold in any manner. It may be distributed and actual finished product may be sold. I just ask that you please include my designer name when selling finished product.

 

HAPPY KNITTING