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Millstream Set

from Blue Dog Workshop
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Millstream Set
Millstream Set
Millstream Set
Millstream Set
Millstream Set
Millstream Set

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Knitting in the round
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Knitting throught the back loo
  • Stranded colorwork

Pattern Description:

Millstream Set - Hat and Fingerless Mitten Knitting Pattern

Fingerless Mittens - With stranded color work and seamless construction these quick to knit mitts would be a great introduction to knitting with two colors.
Hat - With stranded color work mimicking the Millstream Mitts this hat is worked in the round from the brim to the crown with just the right amount of slouch.

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

:: SIZING ::
Fingerless Mittens - 7.5in (19cm) hand circumference and 8.75in (22.5cm) long.
Hat - 18in (46cm) brim, unstretched and 9.5in (24cm) from brim to crown. Stretches to fit an average 22in (56cm) head circumference.

Gauge:

24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Materials:

  • (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.
  • 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.

Suggested yarn:

450 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Madeline Tosh DK

Colorway:

Astrid Grey and Dr. Zhivago's Sky
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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 ...

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