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Hi folks! I'm Annie and I have been crafting since before I knew what "crafting" was. I took up knitting in 2002 on a whim when I found a pamphlet in a Michaels store. I've been hooked ever since. ...

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Medusa Mittens

from Wattsolak Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Medusa Mittens
Medusa Mittens
Medusa Mittens
Medusa Mittens

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • working more than one color at a time

Pattern Description:

Medusa the Gorgon, the most mesmerizing of all monsters, graces the backs of these mittens. Strands of her hair, er, snakes line the palm and thumb.

It's hard to take your eyes off the colorowork but be careful! Is knitwear worth turning into stone? These might be.


36 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches in stranded colorwork


  • Two contrasting colors of fingering weight wool
  • One set of size US 1 DPNs

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 stitch markers
  • scrap yarn
  • tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

280 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cephalopod Skinny Bugga

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