Estonian-style mittens with a peasant thumb, worked in the round. Stranded colourwork has increases, decreases, and 2-colour cables to give a Renaissance look and velvety texture. Pattern includes instructions for working 2-stitch cables without a cable needle. Colourwork is charted only. Pattern is written for working in the round with 2 circular needles.
Small: 36 sts = 4"/10cm (Large: 34 sts = 4"/10cm) in body pattern, blocked
Elizabeth comes from a long line of fibre-obsessed women. She has recently taken up spinning, which fascinates her husband and confuses her cat.
A transplant from the wilds of Canada's west coast, Elizabeth is adjusting to life in the Dirty South with the help of her very Southern husband. She writes about her adventures in fibre at thecusserknits.com