Dog Rose Mitten by Eva Skulbru Eriksen

Dog Rose Mitten

February 2009
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
12 stitches and 16 rows = 2 inches
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
3.0 mm
Woman M/L
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A pair of beautiful Mittens that reflect traditional Norwegian designs.

“When the autumn is shivering, or the winter is cold and dark
Knit these mittens and listen
Sweet whisper from a late summer afternoon, comes for you
The smooth smell of Dog Roses fills the air
As if to promise”…

Size: Woman - Medium (M)/ Large (L).

Materials needed:
• Fingering weight yarn. HIFA 3.
Main Colour (MC): 100 grams. Contrast Colour (CC): 100 grams. About ½ m brightly coloured scrap piece of yarn

• Set of 5 DPNs: No 2.5 mm and 3,0 mm (M), or No 3.0 mm and 3,5 mm (L)

• Crochet hook No 3 mm

• Tapestry needle

Gauge: 12 sts x 16 rows = 5 x 5 cm2 (2”2) with needles NO 3,0 mm.


Pattern includes fully charted design, schematic, yarn selection information, sizing information, i-cord cast-on instructions, and lovely, full colour photos.