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Easy Crocheted Wristers
Lion Brand® Martha Stewart CraftsTM/MC Merino
Pattern Number: L10158
Keep your wrists and palms cozy with these simple-to-make fingerless gloves. Wear them on their own at the office or over gloves outdoors for an added layer of warmth.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Adult (Multiple Sizes)
Finished Circumference About 8 (9) in. (20.5 (23) cm)
Finished Length 7 1/2 (8 1/2) in. (19 (21.5) cm)
5300-549 Martha Stewart Crafts TM/MC Merino Yarn: Pewter
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Alternative Quantity: 2
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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13 sc + 15 rnds = 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Wristers are worked in joined rnds; do not turn at beg of rnds.
If you find it difficult to join the beg ch into a ring without twisting the ch, Rnd 1 can be worked as a row, then joined into a rnd, as follows: Leaving a long beg tail, ch 26 (30), sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; join with sl st in first sc 25 - (29) sc at the end of this row.
Use beg tail to sew gap at base of first row closed, then proceed to Rnd 2.
WRISTER (make 2)
Ch 25 (29).
Taking care not to twist ch; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in each ch around; join with sl st in first sc - 25 (29) sc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 2: Ch 1, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rep Rnd 2 until piece measures about 5 1/2 (6) in.
(14 (15) cm) from beg.
Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in first st, sl st in next 4 (5) sts, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 4 (5), skip next 4 (5) sl sts, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in first st, sc in next 4 (5) ch and each st around; join with sl st in first st.
Next Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rep last rnd until piece measures about 7 1/2 (8 1/2) in.
(19 (21.5) cm) from beg.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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