Acantha was a minor character in Greek mythology. In one version of the story, Acantha was a woman who refused Apollo’s advances. In another version, Acantha was a man who returned Apollo’s advances.
As in the story, these mitts can take on whatever character suits your desires. Worked from the cuff towards the fingers, this pattern can be used as wrist-warming cuffs, fingerless mitts, or full mittens.
Sizes: S (M, L, 1X) (shown in size S)
Finished measurements (Hand/wrist circumference): 4.75 6, 7.25, 8.5“/12 15, 18.5, 21.5cm
Materials: Cephalopod Yarns Bugga! 80% merino wool, 10% cashmere, 10% nylon; 412yds/377m per 113g skein; color: Dragon Millipede; 1 1, 1, 1 skein
Needles: Set of US #2/2.75mm dpns
Notions: Stitch markers, waste yarn, yarn needle
Gauge: 33 sts/52 rows = 4”/10cm in stitch patt