Perfect for the text-a-holic, these stylish mitts still allow the use of a touch screen while keeping your hands warm.

Cabled Fingerless Mitts

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Materials:

One ball OnLine Supersocke 6ply Venus Color (pictured in colour 1710), 150gm, 375m, 75% wool 25% polyamide

4 stitch markers

3.5mm DPNs (or size to obtain gauge)

Waste yarn

Tapestry needle

Gauge

26st = 10cm/4″ on 3.5mm needles

Sizes

Small(medium).

Small fits a youth or small-handed woman, medium fits an average woman.

Abbreviations:

C4F: slip two stitches to cable needle, hold to front, knit two from left needle, knit two from cable needle

C4B: slip two stitches to cable needle, hold to back, knit rwo from left needle, knit two from cable needle

C2R: slip one stitch to cable needle, hold to back, knit two from left needle, purl one from cable needle

C2L: slip two stitches to cable needle, hold to front, purl one stitch from left needle, knit two stitches from cable needle

Cable Panel

Row 1: p3, k4, p2, k2, p2

Row 2: p3, C4F, p2, k2, p2

Row 3: p3, k4, p2, k2, p2

Row 4: p2, C2R, C2L, C2R, p2

Row 5: p2, k2, p2, k4, p3

Row 6: p2, k2, p2, C4B, p3

Row 7: p2, k2, p2, k4, p3

Row 8: p2, C2L, C2R, C2L, p2

Directions

Both Mitts

Cast on 40(44) stitches and join to work in the round.

Work k1p1 rib for 4cm/1.5″

Set up round: knit 27(31), pm, k13, pm

Next round: knit to marker, work row 1 of cable panel between markers.

Continue in pattern as established until work measures 10cm(11cm)/4″(4.5″)

Right Mitt:

Next round: knit 5(7), pm, k1, pm, knit to cable panel, continue cable panel in pattern as established.

Left Mitt:

Next round: knit 21(23), pm, k1, pm, knit to cable panel, continue cable panel in pattern as established

Both Mitts

Round 1: Work to first marker, m1 right, knit to before next marker, m1 left, knit to cable panel, continue cable panel on pattern as established

Round 2: knit to cable panel, continue cable panel as established.

Repeat these two rounds a total of 12(13) times.

Repeat round 2 three more times.

Right Mitt

Next round: k5(7), slip 21(23) to waste yarn (these are for the thumb). CO3, join to work in the round, knit to cable panel, continue cable panel as established.

Left Mitt

Next round: k21(23), slip 21(23) to waste yarn (these are for the thumb). CO3, join to work in the round, knit to cable panel, continue cable panel as established

Both Mitts

Continue working in pattern as established for 1.5cm(3cm)/0.5″(1″)

Work in k1p1 rib for 4cm/1.5″, bind off.

Slip thumb stitches back to needles.

Knit 21(23), CO3, join to work in the round.

Knit one full round.

Next round: Knit, decreasing one stitch at beginning and end of round. Repeat this row 0(1) time. 22(22) stitches

Knit in k1p1 rib for 2.5cm/1″. ¬†Bind off.

Using the tapestry needle, sew up the thumb gusset.  Weave in all ends. Rejoice!