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Escallop Mitts

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Category Knitting
Type Accessory
Sizing Women
Style Whimsical, Romantic, Victorian / Steampunk, Retro / Vintage
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What was your source for this knitting project? Online Photo or Website
Name of website or photo Escallop Mitts

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What materials did you use? Yarn: Madelinetosh Tosh Merino Light (100% merino wool, 440 yards) 1 skein; Needles: US 6 dpns or 32" circular for Magic Loop, extra US 6 needle for 3-needle BO; US 10 (1.15 mm) crochet hook for placing beads; 96 size 6/0 seed beads; yarn needle, 2 stitch markers; (4) 5 mm ball buttons; matching sewing thread & needle; Gauge: 22 st x 44 rows in garter stitch.

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What are you most proud of? Garter stitch is so stretchy that it took intense testing to tweak the size - thank you to all my lovely testknitters!

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What advice would you give someone starting this project? It's all about the button and bead choice!

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These are gorgeous! Great job...(: I do not knit but my sister and nieces do..

11/09/2011 Flag

Thank you!

11/09/2011 Flag