These are easily my favorite mittens for the winter. I wasn’t even a mitten person until I realized how cozy and warm these are! The stranded color work creates a double layer of woolly goodness. I hope you enjoy knitting these as much as I do.
You will receive an instant PDF download of written instructions along with a color chart pattern. The written instructions include details, tips, and step by step pictures
Size: Unisex Adult
Materials used: - Size 3 needles; 2 circular, magic loop or double pointed. (I like to use 2 circular) - Worsted weight wool yarn, 2 contrasting colors. I used Patons Classic Wool yarn; Bright Red (Main Color) ~ 200yds. & Natural Mix (Contrast Color) ~ 100yds.
Skills: Stretchy cast on (link provided in PDF for German twisted cast on) - Increasing (Link provided in PDF) - Decreasing (K2tog, SSK, S2KP2) - Fair Isle/stranded color work knitting - Reading a color work chart
These mittens are knit from cuff to tip, Creating a thumb gusset and leaving a hole to pick up the thumb later.
Finished size can be seen in Photo 4 above
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