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Paradoxical Mittens

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Paradoxical Mittens
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Paradoxical Mittens Paradoxical Mittens
Paradoxical Mittens Paradoxical Mittens
Paradoxical Mittens Paradoxical Mittens

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic knowledge of stranded knitting
  • 2 colour knitting

Pattern Description:

Inspired by a traditional African woven pattern and turned into an ultra warm mitten fabric in Nova Scotia! These striking mittens may have either a traditional ribbed or a double thickness internal cuff.

This project is also available as a kit from my website.

Gauge:

9.5 stitches per inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Adult medium. This size may be adjusted up or down by means of needle size

Materials:

  • size 2.25 mm dpns
  • size 2 mm dpns for ribbing
  • 50 grams light coloured fingering weight yarn
  • 50 grams dark or contrasting fingering weight yarn
  • (optional) 50 grams for the cuff contrast

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker or running yarn marker

Suggested yarn:

350 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cat's Pajamas by Lucy Neatby

Colorway:

50 grams black and 50 grams white


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Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Men
Mittens
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About the designer

Lucy is a full-time hand-knitting designer, teacher and the author of books including Cool Socks Warm Feet, Cool Knitters Finish in Style and A Little Book of BIG Holes for ...

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