striped armwarmersIt’s the perfect time of year for knitting and wearing arm warmers or fingerless gloves (I had mine on just the other day) and this pattern from Yarnologue is a great quick, easy and colorful choice.

Worked in the round in two colors of gorgeous Mirasol yarn, you don’t even have to cut the yarn as you work, just weave it up the side.

This yarn is a beauty: a blend of llama, wool and angora. Of course you could use something else you have lying around if you want, or make this a stash-busting project by working in a series of stripes. You could make them match by dividing up your odd balls or go wild and make them out of completely different colors.

Of course it’s totally appropriate for this time of year that they happen to be orange and white…

[Photo via Yarnologue.]

By Sarah White




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  1. CraftCrave | Blog | Textual List: Tuesday, 16 Oct 2012 on October 16, 2012 4:31 am

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  3. Ann at KFI on October 16, 2012 12:26 pm

    Hey, that’s me! :-D

    There was such demand for the pattern I had to get it posted before I had finished knitting.

    Must have been a lot of cold arms out there that day.

    If you don’t like double points you can knit it on two circulars, using magic loop, or two at a time on two circs.

  4. » Blog Archive » FREE PATTERN: Simple Striped Arm Warmers on October 18, 2012 8:18 am

    [...] and hold a cup without worrying about dropping it … and you can knit with them on! Score! Craft Gossip directs us to a Hallowe’enie-looking pair of very simple arm warmers [...]

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