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Hildasay Mittens

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Hildasay Mittens
Hildasay Mittens
Hildasay Mittens

Pattern Description:

Simple mittens, knitted in two shades of Shetland yarn. The pattern is knitted from the cuff and is available in two lengths with optional thumbs.

MATERIALS
2.75mm / US 2 DPNs or Circular Needle
1 Stitchmarker
50g Jamieson's Shetland Spindrift (Fingering/4 Ply, 115yds/105m per 25g), in 2 contrasting shades. Sample shown used:
Small Colour A294 Blueberry, Colour B122 Granite.
Large Colour A122 Granite, Colour B294 Blueberry.
Tapestry needle
For optional thumbsshort length of waste yarn

GAUGE
32 stitches to 10cm/4", 40 rows to 10cm/4" on 2.75mm / US 2 needles in the round.

SIZE
The pattern as written covers one width size, (18cm/7" diameter).

The size can be easily modified by adding or sub-tracting repeats of the chart. Each repeat (8 stitches) measures approximately 2.5cm/1". Measure around the widest part of the hand to determine size needed. The size as written requires 56 stitchesmake sure to increase or decrease your cast on in multiples of 8.

There are two lengthsShort: 14cm/5.5", Long: 22cm/8.5". Again this can be customised by altering the number of repeats knitted.

Please Note: Modifications to the size may require additional yarn.

Gauge:

32 Stitches and 40 Rows to 4"/10cm square.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The pattern as written covers one width size, (18cm/7" diameter). The size can be easily modified by adding or sub-tracting repeats of the chart. Each repeat (8 stitches) measures approximately 2.5cm/1". Measure around the widest part of the hand to determine size needed. The size as written requires 56 stitchesmake sure to increase or decrease your cast on in multiples of 8. There are two lengthsShort: 14cm/5.5", Long: 22cm/8.5". Again this can be customised by altering the number of repeats knitted. Please Note: Modifications to the size may require additional yarn.

You Will Also Need:

  • 2.75mm/US2 DPNs or Circular Needle, 1 stitch marker, tapestry needle, waste yarn if choosing to add thumbs.

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Jamieson's Shetland Spindrift

Colorway:

Granite & Blueberry


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Aphaia is a 30-year-old Geordie who has lived in Scotland for quite a while and has no intention of leaving.

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