Downton Abbey Gloves
Inspired by the 20's. Great stash busters and a fabulous quick present knit.
3.5mm and 4mm needles
50 gms Ice Magic or any other Dk yarn
K – knit
P - purl
Yo – place the yarn to the front of your work then take it right the way around the right hand needle ending at the front of your work so that you are ready to purl the next stitch.
yfwd – yarn forward. Place yarn to the front of your work then over the needle to knit the next stitch
with 4mm needles cast on 38 sts
Knit 3 rows
Row 1 – knit
Row 2 – purl
Row 3 – K2 (yo P1 P3tog yo k2) repeat to end of row
Row 4 – purl
Repeat pattern 10 more times (11 in full)
Change to 3.5 mm needles
Stocking stitch 4 rows (k one row p one row)
Edging – you have a choice of either using a rib here of k1 P1 or a picot edge
Row 1 K1, (k2tog,yfwd) repeat () until end
To make up
Fold over picot hem and sew in place ensuring that it is attatched to the row above the last eyelet row.
Fold glove in half and sew up 6 patterns from the bottom. Leave a gap of 4 patterns and then sew the rest of the seam up.