Blue Mittens to Knit
By Ava T. Coleman
This pattern is inspired by textiles of the 1920s and 1930s. The Roebke Memorial Museum in Holton, Kansas tells the story of a little boy, his family, and what he wore.
Berroco Ultra Alpaca, 50% alpaca/50% wool, worsted weight yarn, 215 yards (196.6 m)/100 gram (3.5 oz) skein, 1 skein of #6288 Blueberry Mix
Needles, sets of 4 double pointed, size 2 (2.75 mm) and size 3 (3.25 mm) or sizes needed to obtain gauge
Finished size: 8 inches (20.3 cm) hand circumference, 8 inches (20.3 cm) long
Gauge: 20 sts and 28 rows = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in St st on larger needles