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Double mittens!! Well, two mittens in one. Learn the provisional cast-on (or an easier alternative), and knit a mitten with a palm thumb, then pick up and knit another mitten in the other direction to stuff inside the first for thick, cozy warmth! These mittens are shaped with optional short rows to conform to the hand’s natural curve. In ...
“A Color Twined Knitting primer,” says Brown-Reinsel. “Using a strand from each end of a center pull ball of yarn (wound of either one or two colors of yarn), creates a fabric that has great warmth, strength, and durability, and elasticity. This technique takes some patience and effort to master, but will soon reward the tenaci...
Sanquhar Gloves have captivated the Scottish and non-Scottish alike since the late 1800’s when they were first created. These gloves were favored for riding and driving horses, playing the sport of curling, and looking smart as well! Several classic patterns have survived, most notably the Duke and Prince of Wales patterns.
Knitting: Christmas Stocking
Three sizes of wearable socks plus a Christmas stocking are included in this pattern. The socks are worked in the round in stranded knitting. Techniques covered are: knitting with a color in each hand, the Peasant Heel, the Wedge Toe, and Kitchener Stitch. You can purchase this pattern from www.abbeyyarns.com and http://www.patternfish.com/patte...
Knitting: Mid-calf Socks
Socks are worked in the round in two or five colors. Techniques included in the pattern booklet are: The Double Cast-On, Working with a Color in Each Hand, Corrugated Ribbing Heel Pattern, The Dutch Heel, The Wide Toe, Kitchener Stitch. Charts are included.