Millstream Mitts

from Blue Dog Workshop

Millstream Mitts Pattern


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Knitting: Millstream Mitts
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Pattern Details:

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Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast On
  • Knitting in the round
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Stranded colorwork
  • Knitting through the back loop

Pattern Description:

With stranded color work and seamless construction these quick to knit mitts would be a great introduction to knitting with two colors.

:: NOTES ::
One skein of the main color and one skein of the contrast color will be enough to work both the hat and mitts.

Mitts are worked in the round to the thumb, which is worked back and forth in rows to create the opening. Stitches are picked up around the thumb to finish.


24 sts and 32 rows = 4in (10cm) in
stockinette stitch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 7.5in (19cm) hand circumference and 8.75in (22.5cm) long.


  • US 4 (3.5mm) 16in circular needle
  • US 4 (3.5mm) set of 4 double pointed needles
  • 1 stitch marker to denote beginning of round
  • Tapestry needle for weaving in ends
  • (2) 225 yard skeins of DK weight yarn in complimentary colors. Sample used Madelinetosh Tosh DK in colors Astrid Grey and Dr. Zhivago's Sky.

Suggested yarn:

450 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madeline Tosh DK


Astrid Grey and Dr. Zhivago's Sky

About Designer

About Designer

Wendy Chapman on

I currently live in Southern Maine as a wife, momma to three, knitter and maker behind Blue Dog Workshop. I love stitch dictionaries and have been known to read them at the beach. I love texture and simplicity. I love to create.

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