These mitts will warm both your heart and your hands. The luxurious wool blend knit up in form-fitting rib caresses the skin, while a cable and bobble motif graces the back of the hand. Ordinary thumb increases worked in a not-so-ordinary place create pleasing lines and make these mitts uniquely special.
One size: to fit medium size adult hands.
Finished palm circumference: 19 cm/7.75”
Length: 22 cm / 8.75”.
1 skein of Arranmore by The Fibre Co. (80% wool, 10% silk, 10% cashmere; 160m/175y per 100g) or any other aran weight yarn which gives you the correct gauge. Shown in colorway St. Claire.
3.75 mm/US #5 circular needle (40 cm / 16” long) or dpns.
3.5 mm/US #4 circular needle (40 cm / 16” long) or dpns, or one size smaller than gauge needles.
3 stitch markers, cable needle, tapestry needle for weaving.
22 sts and 28 rnds = 10 cm / 4” in 1x1 Rib worked in the rnd, after wet blocking, upstretched.
Take time to save time - check your gauge. If necessary, adjust needle size to obtain the correct gauge.
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