Tiny Owl Knits say “Catching Butterflies is easy with these fingerless gloves. A delicate butterfly rests on the palm of each hand making it fun to flip your hands over to show off what you’ve caught! A tiny butterfly also decorates the other side”.
You will need:
1 pair of 2.75mm (UK12/US2) double pointed needles.
1 pair of 3.25mm (UK10/US3) double pointed needles.
1 pair of 2.25mm (UK13/US1) straight needles for the butterfly.
Bits of brown thread or embroidery floss for the butterfly’s body.
4ply weight yarn, 50g of the main colour. (159m/174 yards).
4ply weight yarn, a small amount of contrasting colour, such as a lacy mohair for the butterfly.
28 stitches and 36 rows to measure 10cm (4″) square in stocking stitch using 3.25mm needles or the needles necessary to obtain the correct tension.