Intermediate | 19 min
Taught by Wendy Bernard
Wendy Bernard teaches you how to knit fingerless mitts featuring a gorgeous Nested Fans lace pattern in this handy tutorial. Fingerless mitts are great for cross-season warmth, plus they’re ideal for typing away on your electronic devices while keeping your hands toasty. In this action-packed class, you’ll learn how to start with a simple ribbed cuff, read a lace chart, shape a thumb gusset and more. The mitts call for very little yarn, and are a great opportunity to use that precious skein you’ve been saving for a rainy day.
Learn how to:
  • Create cuffs using 1x1 Rib Stitch
  • Work the Nested Fans lace pattern
  • Shape a thumb gusset for right and left hand
  • Put gusset stitches on holders
  • Work thumbs
What you’ll get:
  • Detailed lesson on knitting and cozy fingerless mitts
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and downloadable Nested Fans lace PDF pattern ($8 value)
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from Wendy Bernard
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students

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Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Madelinetosh Hand Dyed Yarns Pashmina [75% merino wool, 15% silk, 10% cashmere; 360 yards (329 meters) / 100 grams]: 1 hank Antique Lace
  • Needles
  • One set of double-pointed needles size US 2 (2.75 mm)
  • One set of double-pointed needles size US 3 (3.25 mm)
  • Notions
  • Stitch markers in 2 different colors
  • Waste yarn
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Tape measure
  • PDF pattern
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