After about 6 years of knitting, I finally feel confident enough to branch out and create my own little patterns to share. These hand warmers were fun to make and add a playful edge to an outfit. The pattern is simple.
100 grams (109 Yards) Verde Collection Sprout (shown in natural)
12 felt balls
4 size US10 (6mm) double pointed needles
Using all 4 needles, CO 25 sts (8 on first needle, 8 on second needle, 9 on third needle). Join to knit in the round.
Row 1: Knit
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: Knit 1, Purl 1 to end.
Row 4 (and all even rows through Row 22): Purl 1, Knit 1 to end.
Row 3 (and all odd rows through Row 23): Knit 1, Purl 1 to end.
Row 24: Purl
Row 25: Knit. Turn.
Row 26-41: Knit back and forth. End on RS row. Join again to work in the round.
Row 42: Purl
Row 43 (and all odd rows through Row 47): Knit
Row 44 (and all even rows through Row 48): Purl
BO. Weave in ends.
Use sewing needle and extra length (12") of yarn to attach felted balls to CO edge of hand warmers. Space them evenly apart, wrapping yarn around CO edge in between balls. Fasten with a knot, weave in ends.