Fabulous Fingerless Mitts

designed by Carol Ullmann

These fingerless mitts, knit up in a sumptuous silk yarn, are a good project for a brand new knitter — or a fast, fun knit for the more experienced. They make a quick and beautiful gift… after you make yourself a pair!

A NOTE ON FIT
Because of the design, these stretch to fit a wide range of sizes.

Yarn: Dk Silk

Skills: basic knitting skills (casting on, knit and purl stitch, basic increases and decreases, binding off)

Price: Download now for free at Ravelry.

Spiral Scrunch Cowl

designed by Riin Gill

This is a super easy pattern written specifically for this yarn. Gauge is given before and after blocking, with notes on working with inelastic vs. elastic yarns (e.g., silk vs. wool).

Finished circumference is 18.5”, but it easily stretches to fit over my 23” head.

Shown in July Garden.

Yarn: Dk Silk

Skills: basic knitting skills (casting on, knit and purl stitch, basic increases and decreases, binding off), knitting in the round

Price: Buy now for $6.50 at Ravelry.