Leafprints cowl and mitts

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Leafprints cowl and mitts Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase/decrease

Pattern Description:

Softly-sculpted overlapping leaf motifs create warm depth in this cuddly neckwarmer and mitt set in two sizes (S, L). The neckwarmer features a pretty scalloped bottom edge and the mitts have a sculpted thumb gusset for a beautiful fit.
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size.


neckwarmer: 22 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles
mitts: 24 sts and 36 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on smaller needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • neckwarmer: 17(19.5) inches in circumference; 6 inches in length (washed and blocked) mitts: 5.5(6.5) inches in circumference to fit hands measuring up to 7(8) inches around


  • neckwarmer: 90(110) yards mitts: 100(120) yards any soft, DK/sport yarn with 150-180 yards per 2 ounces.
  • neckwarmer: size 6US(4.0 mm) 16-inch circular needle or size to obtain correct gauge mitts: DPNs size 4US(3.5 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge

Suggested yarn:

120 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

MinkYarn.com Chamonix, 70% Mink 30% Cashmere DK. 4 ply

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About Designer

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I am the owner of Knitspot - knitting patterns, clubs, and artisan yarns. I am a life-long knitter with a background in the fashion and graphic design fields, and began designing clothing, knitwear and accessories during the 1970s. I teach and write about knitting, spinning, and designing at my blog, Knitspot. I live and work in Ohio with David, who loves wool, too.

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