Carlisle
Carlisle
Carlisle

Carlisle

COLORWORK MITTENS


By Jared Flood

MATERIALS

2 skeins (1 per color) of Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% American
Targhee-Columbia Wool; fingering weight; 275 yards/50g)
Dominant Color (DC): 85 yards (shown in “Hayloft”)
Background Color (BC): 125 yards (shown in “Truffle Hunt”)

GAUGE

8 stitches and 8 rounds = 1" in stranded colorwork (worked in the round), after blocking

NEEDLES

One set of DPNs (or a long circular, if using the Magic Loop Method) in size needed to obtain gauge listed above (Sugg. US 3/3¼mm)
One set of DPNs (or long circular) two sizes smaller than Gauge Needle (sugg. US 1/2¼mm)

SIZE

Average Adult Female

FINISHED DIMENSIONS

7½" hand circumference; 9¼" length from base of cuff to fingertips
Dimensions taken after blocking

SKILL LEVEL

3 of 5

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