Knit the Mitts
A super warm mitten pattern with a fingerless mitt option, designed to commemorate the Knit the Bridge community-wide yarn bombing in Pittsburgh, PA (2013).
Yarn: Cosymakes Snapdragon Worsted (preferably one of the exclusive Knit the Bridge Colorways) 250(275, 295) yd 228.6(251.5, 269.7) m. Note that the 8 in. 20.3 cm size uses one whole skein. If doing the largest size, consider making a contrasting cuff. You will need much less for fingerless mitts.
Needles: US size 8 and 9 5 and 5.5 mm dpns or a long circular for magic loop
Gauge: 4 sts/in. 2.5 cm on larger needle, with yarn doubled, on larger needles
Sizes: 7 (8, 9) in. 17.8 (20.3, 22.9) cm around