Knit our paw print fingerless gloves and keep your hands snug throughout the colder months!
This easy-to-follow pattern, designed by Marisa Bailey, is purrfect for knitting novices too - knitting needles at the ready!
You will need:
3.75mm knitting needles
Double knit wool
Felt for paw pads
Sewing needle and thread
One size to fit woman's average size hand. Length approx: 18cm.
Cast on 40 stitches.
Row 1 (right side): (Knit 1, Purl 1) repeat to end of row.
Row 2: Repeat row 1. This forms the ribbing edge. Repeat last two rows four times, 10 rib rows in total.
Work 30 rows in stocking stitch (right side knit, wrong side purl).
Repeat step 1 for another 10 rib rows.
Cast off loosely in rib. Finish Weave in all loose ends.
Sew side seams leaving opening for thumb on one side, roughly 10 rows up and 10 rows down the stocking stitch section of the gloves.
Using the paw print template below, cut out a felt paw, then either stitch or glue in position.
This pattern was originally published in the February 2016 issue of Your Cat Magazine.