Forget about second mitt or sock syndrome. Learn Magic Loop on on circular needle! Thumbs are finished on dpns
The magic loop method is a method for knitting small circumference pieces in the round on one long circular needle. Can be used for knitting fingerless mitts, socks, sleeves, mittens. Knitting 2 at a time keeps the objects you are knitting consistent in gauge and size.
1 Skein worsted wool
1 40” circular needle Size US 8
1 set of dpns size US 8
Yarn must be split into 2 balls before class. (Your friendly LambShoppe staff can help with that. )
Stitch markers or 2 pieces of yarn to mark the beginning of the row on each mitt. 2 additional pieces of waste yarn to hold thumb stitches