Fun accessories complete an outfit and make a statement—a juicy colorway makes them all the more modern and memorable. These dramatic arm warmers and boot liners/leg warmers in multiple sizes add a striking finish to neutral winter outerwear, but also work a treat for gifting. Small enough to be highly portable and worked in an addicting stitch pattern, this on-the-go project is sure to attract many requests.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and drape.
Suggested Yarns: Bare Naked Wools Better Breakfast Fingering, Shalimar Yarns Paulie or Breathless, Spirit Trail Sunna, Anzula Dreamy, indigodragonfly MCS Sock, Zen Yarn Garden Serenity 20, Quince and Co. Tern, The Wool Dispensary Deadly Stimulant, Fyberspates Rural Charm BFL Silk Cashmere, Briar Rose Sea Pearl, Stricken Smitten BFL & Silk Fingering, Posh Yarn Sylvia, SweetGeorgia Yarns Merino Silk Fine, or any silky fingering yarn with approximately 100 yards per ounce
arm warmers: 6.5(8, 9.5) inches in circumference at center and 14(15, 16) inches in length
boot liners: 8(10, 12, 14) inches around to fit calves up to 10.5(12.5,14.5, 16.5) inches around
Note: circumference may also be customized by using one needle size smaller or larger
arm warmers: 300(350, 400) yards as written*
boot liners: 325(375, 400, 425) yards as written*
* final yardage is dependent on finished length desired
30 sts and 42 rows = 4 inches in stockinette st on smaller needles (knit flat; unblocked) Needles:
DPNs size 1.5US (2.5 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge
DPNs size 2US (2.75 mm) or .25 mm larger than gauge needle