Slipstitch colorwork mittens, reminiscent of Turkish lattice.
Part of the Sailing To Byzantium Collection, designs inspired by the art and architecture of ancient Constantinople. Designed for the Malabrigo Freelance Pattern Project 2011.
Yarn: approximately 75-100 yards each of MC and CC.
Techniques Used: Cable cast on, corrugated ribbing, slipstitch colorwork in three patterns, knit/purl, increasing/decreasing, grafting.
Experience Level: Intermediate. This pattern contains full written instructions, as well as charts for the slipstitch colorwork.
US 7 DPNs or 32” circular needle if using Magic Loop, or size to match gauge.
Stitch markers (4).
Waste yarn or holder for thumb stitches.
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