Oulu Mitts by Caitlin Hunter

Oulu Mitts

October 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 31 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
100 - 150 yards (91 - 137 m)
S (M, L)- finished circumference at palm 6.5” (7.5”, 8.5”)
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Fun, modern mitts perfect for gift giving season- for a friend or to keep yourself! These mitts were inspired by the graphic modern designs of Finnish art and named for the town there where my great-grandmother was born.

Womens S, M, L
Finished mitt measures 6.5” (7.5”, 8.5) circumference at palm. You can make the mitts larger or smaller by changing your guage/needle size if desired.

100-150 yards of worsted weight yarn

Suggested Yarn:
O-Wool Local
Quince and Co. Owl
Brooklyn Tweed Shelter

US Size 7 (4.5mm) and US 6 (4.0mm) or as needed to obtain gauge
Instructions are given for Magic Loop method, but you can use DPNs if preferred.

24 sts and 31 rows over 4” (10cm) in colorwork pattern on larger needles.

Stitch holders or waste yarn, stitch markers, tapestry needle, blocking tools