Lowe Mittens by Lisa Jacobs

Lowe Mittens

Knitting
October 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in patt.
US 4 - 3.5 mm
280 yards (256 m)
6¾ (7¼, 8)" hand circumference and 9½ (10½, 11½)" long. Mittens shown measure 7¼".
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $6.50.

Lisa Jacobs

The Lowe Mittens, worked in a tight gauge reminiscent of traditional Scottish ganseys, feature a chevron motif cuff that fades to a simple brocade stripe.

Finished Size 6¾ (7¼, 8)“ hand circumference and 9½ (10½, 11½)” long. Mittens shown measure 7¼“.

Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Weekend Wool (100% wool; 140 yd 128 m/2 oz 58 g): blue jay, 2 skeins.

Needles Size 4 (3.5 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 36 rnds = 4” in patt.