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Reading MItten

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Reading MItten
Reading MItten
Reading MItten
Reading MItten
Reading MItten

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round
  • Knit, Purl, Make stitches

Pattern Description:

I can't think of a time since I was 6 years that I wasn't reading at least one book.
So if you're never without a book or need a gift for a book lover this mitten will keep your hands warm when it's cold outside but never to cold to read.

The pattern gives you the option of stranded knitting the motive or doing it in duplicate stitch.
The motiv is given as a colourwork chart.
If you use duplicate stitch you need around 1 yard (1m) per book, a good way to use up scraps.

**Skill Level:** Advanced Beginner

**Finished Measurments:** Women S, M, L (6, 7, 8 inches / 15, 18, 20 cm hand circumstances)

**Yarnage:**
- 180 yards (160m) main colour for the mitten
- 1 yard (1m) per colour for the books
- 3 yards (3m) in a brown colour for the shelf

Gauge:

29 sts x 40 rows in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Women S, M, L (6, 7, 8 inches / 15, 18, 20 cm hand circumstances)

Materials:

  • 2.5 US / 3mm circular or DPN needles
  • 3 US / 3.5mm circular or DPN needles
  • Tapestry needle
  • 2 stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

190 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Three Irish Girls Westerly Sea Sock

Colorway:

Kathrine Hepburn


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Intermediate
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Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
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