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CABLED MITTENS


by Jared Flood

MATERIALS

Approx. 170 (210) yards of worsted weight wool yarn
in mitten color & 6 (8) yards of an alternate color for 2-color cuff braid
2 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed SHELTER, plus partial skein for optional braid accent
Samples shown with mitten color as "Fossil" ("Woodsmoke") and accent color as "Embers" ("Wool Socks")

GAUGE

11.5 (10) stitches & 17 (15) rounds = 2" in Stockinette Stitch with Gauge Needle; 13 (11) stitches & 16 (14) rounds = 2" over Palm Stitch with Gauge Needle (all gauge measurements taken after blocking)
30-stitch cable motif on top of hand measures 3.5 (4)" relaxed after blocking (this measurement does not include 3-stitch side cables)

NEEDLES

One set of double-pointed needles (or one large circular if using Magic Loop Method) in size needed to obtain gauges listed above
One set of DPNs (or large circular) four sizes smaller than Gauge Needle
Suggested sizes:
Gauge Needle: US 6/4 mm (US 7/4.5 mm)
Smaller Needle: US 3/3.25 mm (US 4/3.5 mm)

SIZES

Adult Small (Large)
To fit: Average Adult Female (Average Adult Male)

SKILL LEVEL

3 of 5


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