During construction only MC & CC1 are carried. During finishing,CC2, CC3 and CC4 stitches are duplicate stitched.
On either thumb there is a place for you to place the year, and the mitten owners initials.
Fingering weight- Choose yarn in natural fibers with good stitch definition. Variegated and single-ply yarns look stunning.
Yardage is approximate:
150 yds of MC (Black- Background)
150 yds of CC1 (White- Stars)
20yds of CC2 (Dark Blue)
10 yds of CC3 (Medium Blue/ Purple)
5 yds of CC4 (Pink/Burgundy)
Scrap yarn to hold thumb stitches, 7 stitch markers, pointy tapestry needle
Written with charts. 5 Page Pdf format.
This pattern was last updated January 2017
This is a challenging mitten design that depicts the Andromeda Galaxy. You should have experience with colorwork before making these. :)
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The Andromeda Galaxy is the most distant thing you can see with the unaided eye. At 2.3 million light-years Andromeda is the closest galaxy to our own Milky Way.
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