These tailored cuffs in two sizes (S/L) take advantage of leftover amounts of pretty, luxury yarn blends—the hem is a swirl of easy to work motifs that make this project an easy traveler and a beautiful accessory to coordinate with the Cyclone
tam. Or work them in a variety of small-quantity stash yarns for a super-quick last minute stocking stuffer.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and elasticity. Suggested Yarns:
Bare Naked Wools Stone Soup Fingering, Fleur de Fiber Aries Oceanus or Arden, Briar Rose Sea Pearl, Anzula Sebastian Seacell/Merino, Skeinny Dipping Half and Half Sport, A Verb for Keeping Warm Metamorphosis, Posh Yarn Sadie Sock, String Theory Hand Dyed Yarn Selku, Skein Merino/Silk Sport, or any silky wool blend with approximately 100 yards per ounce Finished Size:
5(6.25) inches around cuff and 7(7.5) inches in length to fit wrists measuring up to 6(7.5) inches around Yarn requirements:
24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on larger needles (unwashed, unblocked) Needles:
size 4US (3.5 mm) DPN needles for hem (or size to obtain correct gauge)
size 2US (2.75 mm) DPN needles for cuff (or two sizes smaller than hem needle)