Tiny socks followed by tiny mittens.
Using size 2 needles cast on 24 stitches.
Knit 1, purl 1 around for a total of 10 rows.
Next row: switch to stockinette and at the same time increase 3 stitches evenly.
Next row: knit 13 stitches, pm, k1, pm, knit to end. The stitch in between the markers is the beginning of the thumb gore.
Round 1: knit to first marker, slip marker, m1, knit to next marker, m1, slip marker, knit to end.
Round 2: knit, slipping markers as you go
Repeat rounds 1 and 2 until you have 9 thumb stitches.
Next round: knit to market, place thumb stitches in a holder and remove markers, knit to end.
Next round: knit to space where thumb stitches were, m1, knit to end.
Knit 3 rounds even
Next round (decreasing starts): knit 7, k2tog, around.
Next round: knit to one stitch before the prior k2tog, k2tog, around
Repeat this round until 3 stitches remain. Break yarn and pull through remaining stitches.
Pick up held stitches and divide equally between dpn’s.
Knit 2 rounds in stockinette
Decrease round: k1, k2tog around
Next round: k2tog around
Break yarn and pull through remaining 3 stitches