Eccentric Eccessories - Fingerless Mitts & Hat
This is a unique and flattering pattern that features, Estonian Braid, Fair Isle Rib and Slipstitch patterns. With the use of one solid sock yarn and one self-stripe sock yarn you can work this beautiful design that looks way more complicated than it is. The pattern contains charts and well-written directions for those who love both. What a fun knit that keeps your interest and is very rewarding.
Materials: to make Hat and Mitts
100 grams (420 yards) of fingering weight yarn in Solid (Color A)
100 grams (420 yards) fingering weight yarn in self stripe (Color B) When picking color B make sure it doesn’t contain any of Color A or the pattern will get muddy. Also pick one that has solid stripes and not the Fair Isle stuff in it.
Model made with Regia - Kaffe Fassett line.
Needles Size – use double points, circular or magic loop, direction are generic.
Size 0 (2.0mm) for small mitts – 9sts per inch – 7”around
Size 1.5 (2.50mm) for medium mitts – 8sts per inch – 8”around
Size 2 (2.75mm) for large mitts – 7.5sts per inch – 8.5” around
Hat Needles: Size 2 (2.75mm) – 16” circular needle or double points.
Gauge & Size:
Ladies Small Mitts – Size 0 needle - 9sts per inch – 7” around
Ladies Medium Mitts - Size 1.5 needle – 8sts per inch – 8” around
Ladies Large Mitts – size 2 needle – 7.5sts per inch – 8.5” around
Hat Sizes: 7.5sts per inch on size 2 needles
Small - 20-21”,
Medium - 22-23”,
Large - 24-25”