These nifty fingerless mittens are crocheted entirely in slip stitches. The decorative lace doubles as a row of thumb holes. It is symmetrical in the left and right mitten.
The pattern includes written instructions and an extensive technique section, introducing all stitches used (front loop only slip stitch, back loop only slip stitch and inverse back loop only slip stitch), shaping, short rows and an invisible seam in step-by-step picture tutorials.
skill level: medium. If you already know how to slip stitch crochet: easy
yarn: Hedgehog Fibers Merino Aran. The model uses 60 g in the color Vengeance.
hook: 8 mm (US size L)
other notions: darning needle for seaming
The pattern is available in English and in German.
Thanks to Waldmaus for proofreading and special thanks to Markus for suggesting the name!