a quirky set of mitts featuring one mitt knit in the round and one knit flat using garter stitch and a 6 stitch cable pattern. directions are given for both. but feel free to make 2 of one or 2 of both or a mismatched pair like mine!
directions are given to make a mismatched set or a complete pair of either mitt.
pattern : garter and 6 st cable
shape : seamless tube & seamed tube
directions : written and chart
yarn : 334 yds Patons North America Classic Wool Tweeds (worsted weight; 90% wool, 7% acrylic, 3% rayon; 1.5 skeins: black tweed)
needle : US 6 (4mm) circular or double pointed needles or needles to obtain gauge
gauge : 20 sts x 33 rnds = 3.5 inches in garter stitch & Cable pattern in the round (unblocked)
21sts x 34 rows = 3.5 inches in garter stitch & Cable pattern knit flat (unblocked)
finished measurements : 9.75 inches tall (from cable tip to cable tip) x 7 inches in circumference for mitt A
9 inches tall x 7 inches in circumference for mitt B