Hyacinth Mittens by Enikö Balogh

Hyacinth Mittens

March 2022
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
34 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in colorwork
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
250 yards (229 m)
1 (one size)
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These are fun, all colorwork mittens with a folded edge. The idea behind the Hyacinth mittens came from the plentiful Hyacinth flowers. The design creates a flower-like motif at the top of the mittens.

Although these are full colorwork mittens, the motif is simple and it doesn’t have any long floats.

1 (length 26 cm, width 9 cm)

Tukuwool Fingering
200m /219yds, 50g, 100% Finnish Sheep Wool
Shown in Murai (MC) & Havu(CC) and Hiesu (MC) &Rae (CC)

MC 30 g (125m/137 y, CC 30 g (125 m/137y)

34 sts X 34 rounds/ 2.25 mm in colorwork after blocking

2 mm for the edge and 2.25 mm for colorwork

Stranded knitting, kitchener stitch, magic loop.

Scrap yarn, darning needle.