Circumference 7 (8)"/18 (20.5)cm
1 skein of Noro/KFI Silk Garden Sock in #S211, #S359, or #S373
One pair size 4 (3.5mm) needles, OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
Size D-3 (3.25mm) crochet hook
22 sts and 34 rows = 4"/10cm over St st using size 4 (3.5mm) needles.
TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE.
(multiple of 13 sts plus 1)
Note To work stripes in the chevron pat, divide the skein of yarn into 2 separate balls (A and B). Beg each ball with distinctly different colors to achieve the most contrast in the stripes.
Row 1 (WS) With A, purl.
Row 2 (RS) With A, k1, *yo, k4, [k2tog] twice, k4, yo, k1; rep from * to end.
Row 3 With A, knit.
Row 4 With A, rep row 2.
Rows 5-8 With B, rep rows 1-4.
Rep rows 1-8 for chevron pat.
With A, cast on 40 sts.
Work rows 1-8 of chevron pat 7 (8) times, then rep rows 1-3 once more.
Bind off in pat.
Sew cast-on and bound-off edges tog, leaving center chevron unseamed for thumb opening.
Aligning mitt so that peak of unseamed chevron is on back side of hand, with either A or B, work a row of sc evenly around upper edge of wrister.
With either A or B, work 3 rnds of sc evenly around lower edge of mitt.