These elegant top-down mittens have shaping that makes them feel divine when worn. They are not boxy; they hug your hand. Worked from the top down in the hand and the thumb, with a thumb gusset. Left and right mittens. One size. Listed gauge is snug for worsted weight---on purpose. Do not substitute a lighter weight yarn. Techniques used: JMCO JSSBO Lifted increases Yarn: 100 grams of a worsted to light worsted weight wool or wool blend. Needles: US 3 (3.25 mm) DPNs or 32 inch circular needle for working the Magic Loop method.