Island Wools

Zig Zag Mitts

A pattern for a pair of fingerless mitts equally suitable for men and women. The sizing is easily adjusted. The mitts pictured are the small size and were made from 1 skein of LLamor.

Finished Measurements: 5.5”/14cm (6.25”/16cm) (unstretched) to fit hands up to 7.5”/19cm (8.5”/21.5cm) around palm.

Yarn: 1 (2) skeins Hikoo Llamor, 50g/109yds
    or:   1 (2) skeins Hikoo Trenzado, 50g/109yds
    or:   other dk or light worsted yarn

Gauge: 26 sts/29 rounds = 4” (10cm) in 3x1 ribbing, unstretched

Needles: A set of double pointed needles in size US6 (4.0mm) or size needed to obtain gauge. You can use 2 circular needles or 1 long circular (using the Magic Loop method) if you prefer.

Tools: 2 stitch markers, waste yarn


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