0-432 mittens with a practical hole for the thumb
NOTE: THIS PATTERN IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE AT WWW.GARNSTUDIO.COM
Sizes: Lady Medium (Gent Medium)
Materials: 100 (100) g DROPS Eskimo from Garnstudio
Needles: Double pointed needles size 9 mm
Tension: Needle size is only recommended! 10 sts x 14 rows on needle size 9 mm and stocking sts = 10 x 10 cm
Info: These mittens was published in one of Sweden’s largest magazines and became a great hit “the Christmas present of the year”.
The Gent mitten has rib, while the Lady mitten has a folded edge á la Lovikka mittens. If you prefer a rib edge on the Lady mitten, just follow Gent mitten description for rib, but cast on 28 sts, dec on last row to 20 sts (= purl all P2 tog to P1, + dec one more st).
The rest of pattern applies to both Lady and Gent, with gent size sts/cm-measure in parenthesis.