According to Chinese calendar, 2014 is the year of the Wooden Horse. All symbols related to horses are supposed to bring good fortune this year. And a horseshoe is a symbol of luck in many cultures; so with this mittens you’ll double dip into luck and happiness!
Give it a try, - you’ll see :-)).
A Happy Horse Year everyone!
The pattern is in pictorial form with very clear charts for both hands and thumbs; there is no written instructions.
Another pattern with horses - Gorodets