Melanie Berg Backflip Mitts PDF
In ice skating, the Backflip is a breath-taking maneuver that only the most skilled skaters can perform. These mitts (and also the matching Backflip Hat) from Melanie Berg are her take on this move. The Backflip Mitts are knit in the round using a sport weight yarn with an interesting texture pattern over the main section.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Finished Measurements: 7¾“ circumference; 8¼” tall
Yarn Requirements: 173 yds of sport weight yarn such as Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino (61% Merino 33% Microfiber 6% Cashmere; 50g/137yds)
Needles: US 4 (3.5mm) DPNs
Gauge: 28 sts and 40 rows = 4” in textured pattern, blocked