The December pattern for the Year of Gifts is a pair of cosy textured mittens knit in Kelbourne Woolens, Camper.
The Amaryllis Mittens are knit flat in pieces and then joined at the slipped stitch edge using a single crochet chain. This construction creates a firm, secure accessory designed to last.
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Kate Gagnon Osborn
Kelbourne Woolens Camper: orchid heather 519, 2 skeins.
28 sts and 40 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Broken Ribbing, after blocking.
28 sts and 44 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Back of Hand Chart, after blocking.
1 set US 1 (2.25 mm) DPNs
1 – 16” or 24” (40 or 60 cm) US 1 (2.25 mm) circular.
Check your gauge and adjust needle size accordingly if necessary.
Small darning needle, 2.5 mm or 3 mm crochet hook, Kelbourne Woolens leather tag.
12.5” length, 8.5” circumference, after blocking and join.
Working knit/purl and slipped stitches from a chart, increasing and decreasing, simple crochet.