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Redwork Cowl and Mitts

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Knitting

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Mitts: Approximately 6 1⁄2 (7, 7 1⁄2)” hand circumference
Cowl: 16 1⁄2” circumference, buttoned

YARN
Classic Elite Yarns Fresco (60% wool / 30% baby alpaca / 10% angora; 164 yards / 50 grams): 1 hank each
#5355 Rumba Red (MC) and #5336 Oatmeal (A) (Note: 1 hank each color will make both Mitts and Cowl.)

NEEDLES
Mitts: One set of five doublepointed needles (dpn) size US 1
(2.25 mm)
Cowl: One 16” (40 cm) long circular (circ) needle size US 3
(3.25 mm)
Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS
Mitts: Stitch markers (one in contrasting color for beginning of rnd); waste yarn; cable needle (cn); eight 3⁄8” buttons
Cowl: Six 1⁄2” buttons

GAUGE
Mitts: 14 1⁄2 sts and 22 rows = 2” (5 cm) in Stockinette stitch (St st), using smaller needles
Cowl: 24 sts and 37 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Stockinette stitch, using larger needles