River Dreams mittens have stranded cuff with a short ribbed border, while the thumb has a Selbu type gusset. The mittens are a quick, easy knit. The pattern comes with charts, photos, and written instructions.
The River Dream motif is inspired by the intricate geometric pattern from the shamanic textiles of the Indians in the Amazon basin of Peru. The pattern's name references both the river and the dreams and songs that give rise to the textile designs.
There is a matching hat pattern.
6 stitches and 6 rows = 1 inch
(2.5 cm) in stranded work
Note: Gauge is tighter than normal
for worsted weight yarn. If gauge is
too difficult to get with worsted
weight yarn, use DK or sport weight.
181 yards of Worsted weight