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Carmen's Wedding Mittens
Finished
September 20 2012
October 2012
Project info
Carmen's Wedding Mittens
Vott med raud tråd / Mittens with a Red Thread by Annemor Sundbø
Knitting
Carmen
Needles & yarn
US 2 - 2.75 mm
272 yards = 2 skeins
Cascade Yarns® 220 Superwash® Sport
none left in stash
2 skeins = 272.0 yards (248.7 meters), 100 grams
Knit-O-Matic in Toronto, Ontario
Notes

I’m knitting these in a magic loop because, after starting with dpns, I realized it was way easier to knit the charts if the stitches were evenly split.

I’m holding the yarn in two hands, with the grey in my left hand and the purple in my right hand.

I used almost the entire 50g of the purple (main colour) and only about half of the 50g skein of the grey.

I also recharted the tops of the mittens to add an extra half-inch of length. All in all, I’m very pleased with how they worked out.

Pattern-wise, the chart and the written instructions do not entirely match up, which is a bit frustrating, but not disastrous.

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by Cascade Yarns®
Sport
100% Merino
136 yards / 50 grams
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  • Project created: September 22, 2012
  • Finished: October 10, 2012
  • Updated: July 16, 2013
  • Progress updates: 4 updates