The Kielo Mittens by Katimaaria

The Kielo Mittens

September 2019
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 19 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 10 - 6.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
104 - 115 yards (95 - 105 m)
One size (adult)
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KIELO = Finnish for Lily of the valley!

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The Kielo Mittens are a classic cable design with a simple lace stitch - perfect for market prep, Christmas gifts or as a quick & fun Sunday afternoon knit! In this pattern you’ll find full written instructions on how to knit the mittens from start to finish accompanied with a knitting support full of helpful tutorial pictures!

Materials needed:

  • 6mm / US 10 DPNs OR any other needle to obtain the gauge
  • Light bulky weight (#5) yarn
  • Gauge: 10x10cm / 4x4” of stockinette stitch with 6mm / US 10 needles = 15 stitches, 19 rows
  • A cable needle or an extra DPN
  • Tapestry needle
  • 4mm / US 6 DPNs for thumb