Pearl Street Mitts
Pearl Street Mitts by Stefanie Bold in knitscene handmade 2016
The sturdy linen stitch used in these mitts mimics a woven fabric. This is a great stitch pattern to use when working with a handpainted yarn because it creates a faux colorwork effect.
Sizes 7 (7½ )” hand circumference, shown in size 7½”
Yarn Ancient Arts Fibre Crafts 100% Superwash BFL Wool 4 Ply Fingering/Sock (100% superwash wool; 437 yd [400 m]/100 g):
- prairie flower, 1 skein
Gauge 34 sts and 64 rnds = 4″ in Tweed patt
- Size 2. (3 mm): set of double-pointed needles (dpn)
- Markers (m)
- Stitch holder
- Tapestry needle
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These mitts are worked in the round from the cuff up; both mitts are identical and can be worn on either hand. Slip stitches purlwise with yarn in front.