Reticulated Mitts

Reticulated Mitts



Traveling stitches cover the surface of these fingerless gloves in an intricate pattern reminiscent of ancient hand-knotted fishing nets. The stitch pattern is given in both written and charted form.

Hand Circumference: 6.25″(7.25″, 8″)
Length: 7.5″

GAUGE 4″ = 27 sts and 35 rounds in Reticulated Cable Pattern on larger needles
Note: yarn shown usually knits at 23 sts to 4″ in Stocking Stitch

145(170, 185) yards sport weight yarn
US 2 (2.75mm) and 4 (3.5mm) sets of 4 double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge and 2 sizes smaller
stitch markers
10″ of waste yarn
yarn needle
optional: cable needle

YARN SHOWN: Sincere Sheep Equity Sport (100% rambouillet wool, kettle dyed; 200 yards/2 ounces)