What's more fun than knitting little stranded mittens in the wintertime?! I just can't seem to get enough of it these days, and so am coming out with a collection - 3 Little Mittens.
Reykjavik is the first of three designs, with Delft due out in January, and Aberdeen in early February.
Finished Size: 7" palm circumference, to fit a woman. To modify fit, adjust needle size
Yarn: Sunday Knits Eden (100% merino), Nirvana (92% merino, 8% cashmere),
Angelic (75% merino, 25% angora) and/or
Brigadoon (100% merino tweed);
1 50-gm skeins (246 yd / 225 m) each for contrasting color and main hand color;
1 20-gm skeins (99 yd / 90 m) each for main cuff color and braid color
Needles & Notions: Size 2 / 2.75 mm: set of 4 or 5 double-pointed (dpn) or circular needles, markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Gauge: 32 sts= 4" in St st
Skills used: Stranded color work, reading charts, latvian braid (explained)