Adult fingerless mittens ("Vignay") knitting pattern (PDF)

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The motif which inspired the patterns for these socks is a very common one in medieval illuminations. One manuscript where it appears very frequently is the Welles Apocalypse, a work of English origin, written in French, from the first quarter of the 14th century.

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* More information about the source document:


* Knitting, purling
* Increasing, decreasing
* Stranded knitting in the round and flat
* Chart reading
* Working in the round with DPNs (alternatives: two circulars or the magic loop technique)


* Small: finished hand circumference 6.75”, height not including ribbing 5.25”
* Medium: finished hand circumference 7.25”, height not including ribbing 5.625”
* Large: finished hand circumference 7.75”, height not including ribbing 6”

Model shown was made in size medium.


Main colour shown is the gradiating pink; contrast colour shown is the white.

* Small: 115 yards of MC, 55 yards of CC
* Medium: 135 yards of MC, 65 yards of CC
* Large: 155 yards of MC, 75 yards of CC


* Stitch marker
* (Optional) Two additional stitch markers, different from the first
* Spare length of yarn about 6” long
* Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

(c) 2017 Kathleen Sperling. Not for reproduction or distribution.

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