Long Johns Hat and Mittens Set by Rebecca Blair

Long Johns Hat and Mittens Set

Knitting
September 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1650 yards (1509 m)
MITTENS 7.5 (8.5, 9..5)” circumference and 9 (9.25, 10.25)” long. HAT 17.75 (19, 20.75)” circumference and 8.75 (9, 9)” tall.
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The Long Johns Hat and Mittens Set will keep your ears and fingers warm throughout the chilly winter days and nights. This set is perfect for strolling along snowy walks, ice-skating, and even shoveling!

DESIGNER Rebecca Blair

DIFFICULTY Easy

FINISHED SIZE MITTENS 7.5 (8.5, 9..5)” circumference and 9 (9.25, 10.25)” long. Mittens shown measure 8.5”.


HAT 17.75 (19, 20.75)” circumference and 8.75 (9, 9)” tall. Hat shown measures 19″.

YARN MITTENS Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% US Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yd / 1.75 oz
): woodsmoke (MC), long johns (red; CC1), and hayloft (yellow; CC2), 1 skein each.

HAT Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% US Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yd / 1.75 oz
): woodsmoke (MC), long johns (red; CC1), and hayloft (yellow; CC2), 1 skein each.

NEEDLES MITTENS Sizes 1.5 (2.5 mm) and 3 (3.25 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

HAT Sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 6 (4 mm): 16″ circular and set of double-pointed. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

NOTIONS MITTENS Markers; stitch holder; waste yarn for provisional CO; tapestry needle.

HAT Markers; waste yarn for provisional CO; tapestry needle.

GAUGE MITTENS 28 sts and 44 rnds = 4″ in St st on larger needles; 30 sts and 34 rnds = 4″ in Snowflake patt on larger needles.

HAT 27 sts and 29 rnds = 4″ in Snowflake patt on larger needles.

NOTES The mittens are worked in the round from the cuff up with thumb gussets. The hat is worked in the round from the bottom up.