Ranka is pair of traditional colorwork mittens worked with a thumb gusset for a great fit. The twisting plants ofthe forest were the inspiration for the motif of the back ofthe hand. This inspiration has also given these mittens their name - Ranka is the Swedish word for bine. The swirly motif of Ranka will look equally good in high contrasting colors as in two shades ofthe same color.
The pattern is suitable for intermediate knitters and adventurous beginners. Specific required skills are listed above. Colorwork pattern is charted only. The pattern has been professionally tech edited to reduce the possibility for error, but if you have questions or believe that you have found an error, please contact me.
34 sts/38 rows = 4"/10 cm in stranded color pattern, after blocking.
To ensure accurate sizing and save time and frustration, check your gauge.