Hege Mitts
Hege Mitts
Hege Mitts

Hege Mitts

Colorwork Armwarmers


by Michele Wang

MATERIALS

Three colors of fingering-weight yarn in the following amounts:
65 yards of Color 1 (C1) shown in Snowbound (Pale Grey)
35 yards of Color 2 (C2) shown in Faded Quilt (Lt. Blue)
125 yards of Color 3 (C3) shown in Old World (Dk. Blue)
3 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American Targhee-Columbia Wool; 275 yards/50g) one skein of each of the colors listed above, or another combination of your choosing

GAUGE

Colorwork Gauge: 7 stitches & 9 rounds = 1" in circular colorwork with Colorwork Gauge Needle
Single-Color Stockinette Gauge: 7 stitches & 10 rounds = 1 in circular stockinette with Stockinette Gauge Needle

NEEDLES

One set of DPNs (or long circular, if using Magic Loop Method) in size needed to obtain Colorwork Gauge; suggested: US 2 (2 mm)
One set of DPNs (or long circular) in size needed to obtain Single-Color Stockinette Gauge this needle will likely be one size smaller than Colorwork Gauge Needle; suggested: US 1 (2 mm)

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

9" circumference at top/forearm, 7" circumference at palm; 9 long
Final measurements taken after blocking

SKILL LEVEL

2 of 5


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