An elegant branch with beautiful voluminous leaves rise from the cuff to the fingertips of these fun mittens. The Morana Mittens are worked in round from cuff up and finished with decreases, alternating in round to give your fingers a lot of wiggle room. Made with aran weight City Tweed yarn, these mittens knit up very quickly and make a great last-minute gift.
Adult S/M (L): 7 (8.5)” circumference x 10.5” from cuff to tip
Measurements are taken after blocking.
Shown in size S/M.
Knit Picks City Tweed Aran/HW (55% Merino Wool, 25% Superfine Alpaca, 20% Donegal Tweed; 164 yards/100g): 1 ball
US 6 (4mm) DPNs, or size to obtain gauge
Stitch markers (m), cable needle (cn), tapestry needle, waste yarn.
18 sts and 24 rows = 4” over St st in the round, blocked.
Techniques: working in round, cable knitting, ssk, k2tog.
Pattern Style: Both written and charted instructions using common knitting abbreviations. Cable pattern is charted.