Green Mountain Mitts by Fatimah Hinds

Green Mountain Mitts

Knitting
October 2019
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
20.5 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
400 yards (366 m)
One Size Fits Most Women
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“To find joy in work is to discover the fountain of youth.”
-Pearl S Buck

This pattern can be found in issue five of Nomadic Knits, which is available to purchase in print through our website and at select local yarn shops, or as a digital download through Ravelry (click the e-book link above).

Green Mountain Mitts are the perfect combination of textured cables and simple Stockinette to keep things interesting without becoming overwhelming. The fingerless design means that you’ll never have to remove them while knitting, doing computer work, or reading your latest issue of Nomadic Knits. These mitts are knit holding the yarn double to give a squishy, plush and warm fabric.

Sizes: One size: 7.5” /22.5cm circumference x 11”/ 28cm length. May be worn with positive, negative, or no ease.

Needles: US 6/4mm or size to obtain gauge in 16”/40cm circular and DPNs.

*Gauge:* 20.5 sts = 4”/10cm over Stockinette stitch.

Yarn: fingering weight held double: 400 yards/ 366 meters.

Notions: cable needle, stitch markers, row counter, tapestry needle for weaving in ends.

Sample knit in: Fiber Stash Dyeworks Strong Toes Sock (80% superwash Merino; 20% Nylon; 400 yards/100g) in Picky Husband.