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The mittens are worked seamless from the bottom up, increasing for the thumb. After increases are finished, the thumb-stitches are placed on a thread before finishing the hand. The thumb is worked to finish.
Circumference: approx. 22 cm (8.75”) Length: approx. 28 cm (11”) with the rib folded up.
Fingering weight/ 4ply yarn 2 colours and lace weight/ 2ply mohair yarn 2 colours
Yarns used in sample: Retrosaria Pequlhal o7 (blue) 40g and 01 (white) 20g, Drops kid silk 11 (lila) 20g and 01 (off white) 10g
23 stitches in width and 25 rows in height = 10 x 10 cm = 4” x 4”.
Double pointed needles 3.5 MM (US 4)