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Make some special mitts for your mom (or anyone you love) out of warm, rich nubby tweed.
These mitts incorporate a variety of techniques: two color cast on, Vikkel braids, picot hem, closed cables, corrugated ribbing….Options are given, however, for simpler mittens.
Finished size: Fits women’s med/lg, up to 8” around palm.
Notions 3 stitch markers; tapestry needle; cable needle
Skills/techniques: reading charts, cabling, stranded knitting (for corrugated ribbing), hemmed bind off. Willingness to learn Vikkel braid, corrugated ribbing, two color braided cast on (instructions given). Instructions not specific to DPNs, 2 circs or Magic Loop.
Note: Yardage shown is to account for 2 colorways.