Maroo Mitts by Ambah O'Brien
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Maroo Mitts

May 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 41 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in the round
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
190 yards (174 m)
Small, Medium and Large Ladies, choose between short and long lengths.
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Keep your hands cosy and stylish with these cute hand warmers. Featuring a simple scalloped design, these are perfect for a first stranded colourwork project. These mitts knit up in no time, making them ideal for a quick gift. Knit in the round - minimal purling (for the rib section) and no seaming required.
Choose between Lady’s small, medium or large wrist size and 2 forearm lengths.
Maroo is an Australian Aboriginal word meaning hand.

Choose between charted and written instructions for the scallop colouwork section.

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Small Medium, Large

Circumference: 6 7, 8“ / 15.25 17.75, 20 cm
Length: Short: 7” / 18cm; Long:10.5” / 27cm

4-ply / Fingering weight yarn
Main Colour (MC): 130yds / 119m
Contrast Colour A (CA) 30 yds / 28m
Contrast Colour B (CB) 30 yds/ 28m
Samples shown in Madelinetosh
Tosh Sock (100% merino, 395yds / 361m per skein), Charcoal & Graphite; Black Sheep Dyeworks Sock Weight Superwash Merino (90% merino, 10% nylon, 428 yds/ 391m per 100g skein), Honey Mustard.

US 2 / 2.75mm and US 2.5 / 3mm DPNs or circular needles to work in the round, or size required to obtain gauge.

Tapestry needle, stitch markers, scrap yarn or stitch holder

28 sts and 41 rows = 4” / 10cm in
Stockinette Stitch in the round,

This pattern has been Tech Edited and Test Knit.

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