Briochet Mitts by Deanne Ramsay

Briochet Mitts

July 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
19 stitches = 4 inches
in fpdc in the round (single colour.)
4.5 mm
XS, S, M, L
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Keep your hands toasty in these striped mitts inspired by knitted brioche.
Just like it’s knitted cousin, this crochet brioche stitch creates a double layer fabric that is both practical and stylish. Contrast your two favourite colours together for a fun stripe effect.
Pattern includes instructions in four sizes.

Finished measurements: Cuff circumference (at forearm, about 4-5 inches above wrist)/Palm circumference:
Extra Small: 7/7.25 inches (this size fits a child)
Small: 7.75/8 inches
Medium: 8.25/8.75 inches
Large: 9/9.75 inches

Yarn: Fingering weight wool - alpaca or animal fibre blends are best suited to this design, ~ 360-400m per 100g.
2 x 100g skeins in contrasting colours.

This is a project created using basic stitches but the method of shaping will require crochet confidence. Knowledge of post stitches is essential.