Valerie's Pink Tweed Shirl's Mittlets
Finished
March 3, 2013
March 5, 2013

Valerie's Pink Tweed Shirl's Mittlets

Project info
Shirl's Mittlets #131 by Shirley A. Scott
Knitting
HandsFingerless Gloves/Mitts
Me!
Med/Lg: Followed instructions for aran weight yarn.
Needles & yarn
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Garnstudio DROPS Angora-Tweed
283 yards in stash
0.74 skeins = 116.6 yards (106.6 meters), 37 grams
5026
Pink
LK Yarns in Halifax, Nova Scotia
January 28, 2013
Notes

Really easy to follow pattern, which was excellent because I have never tried a gusset or cabling before. Worked like a charm!

Love working with this yarn but it doesn’t show off the cabling especially well.

Added an extra inch in the fingers, but should have decreased the stitches one more time for a more snug fit around the fingers.

I could have used a 4.0mm needle for a more snug fit for my hand. These will fit a medium to large hand.

Now that I now how easy these are, I might pull them out and remake them with the smaller size unless I can get this yarn again.

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Finished
March 3, 2013
March 5, 2013
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About this yarn
by Garnstudio
Worsted
70% Merino, 30% Angora
157 yards / 50 grams

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  • Originally queued: March 18, 2013
  • Project created: March 18, 2013
  • Finished: March 18, 2013
  • Updated: November 17, 2019