Jacquard Mittens by Sherrie Kibler

Jacquard Mittens

Knitting
September 2017
Aran (8 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 50 rows = 4 inches
in charted patt
US 8 - 5.0 mm
380 yards (347 m)
7.5 (9)" hand circumference and 8.75 (9.75)" long
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

The Jacquard Mittens feature a deceptively simple, intriguing two-color Jacquard design. Twisted stitches on the cuffs create a stretchy ribbing that keeps the wind and snow out while providing a crisp appearance.

Difficulty Intermediate

Finished Size 7.5 (9)“ hand circumference and 8.75 (9.75)” long. Mittens shown measure 9”.

Yarn Brown Sheep Company Lamb’s Pride Worsted (85% wool, 15% mohair): #M07 sable (brown; MC) and #M08 wild oak (tan; CC), 1 skein each.

Needles Size 8 (5 mm): set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers; stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge 27 sts and 50 rnds = 4” in charted patt.

Note These mittens are worked in the round from the cuff up.

A matching hat for this design can be found here.