Originally Published in Interweave Knits Holiday Gifts, 2011.
These fingerless mitts feature a sweet two-color pattern of tiny hearts worked from a chart. The “I (heart) U” pattern on the thumb gusset is customizable so you can draw any initials into the chart with the alphabet provided.
6" hand circumference and 7" long
Knit Picks Palette (100% Peruvian highland wool; 231 yd [211 m]/50 g): #24247 raspberry heather (MC), 1 ball; #25095 Caribbean (CC), 1 ball.
#2 - Fine
Size 2 (2.75 mm): set of 4 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Marker (m); tapestry needle; waste yarn.
37 sts and 41 rows = 4" in stranded St st colorwork patterns from charts.