Resolis mittens are just what you need for a winter walk by the beach. Using just three mini-skeins of Shetland DK from Black Isle Yarns and a simple 4 stitch colour work motif, these striking mittens are quick to knit and will keep your fingers toasty warm whatever the weather.
Size Finished palm circumference: 16.5 (18.5, 20) cm / 6.75 (7.25, 8) in Length: 21.5 (22, 22) cm / 8.25 (8.75, 8.75) in The mittens are shown with 0 cm / 0 in ease.
Yarn The pattern requires DK weight yarn in three colours. It is recommended to chose yarn with a high wool content, ensuring sufficient contrast between colours.
Sample is made using: Black Isle Yarns Shetland DK, 100% Wool, 170 m / 186 yds per 100g skein. MC: Grey Heather, 51 m / 56 yds per 30g skein. CC1: Natural white, 51 m / 56 yds per 30g skein CC2: Pink, 51 m / 56 yds per 30g skein
Needles 3.5 mm circular needles or DPNs 4 mm circular needles or DPNs
Tension 24 sts and 28 rows over 10 cm / 4 in, in stranded colour-work using larger needles.
Techniques Knitting in the round, stranded colourwork, picking up stitches.
Notions 6 stitch markers Waste yarn to hold stitches Tapestry needle