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Eidetic Mittens

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Eidetic Mittens
Eidetic Mittens
Eidetic Mittens
Eidetic Mittens

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit and purl
  • Work in two colors
  • Work from a colorwork chart
  • Increase and decrease
  • Knit in the round
  • Use kitchener stitch to graft live stitches

Pattern Description:

This stranded mitten pattern is the same on both sides, so the mittens are interchangeable. It features a gusseted thumb and a tapered top as well as an option for a picot cuff. It is knit in two contrasting colors.


Small: 10 stitches = 1 in. in colorwork pattern
Medium: 9 stitches = 1 in. in colorwork pattern
Large: 8 stitches = 1 in. in colorwork pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small/medium/large to fit 7.5 in./8.5 in./9.75 in. wrist circumference


  • Approx. 50 g. or less of two colors of fingering weight yarn
  • US 0 (2.0 mm), US 1 (2.25 mm), or US 2 (2.75 mm) needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle

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About the designer

I learned to knit from my aunt when I was about 7 years old, but it wasn't until 2005 that I got really serious about the sticks and string. I learned to spin in 2008 and began designing in 2011. Now ...

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