The rugged Traverse Mitts are simple gauntlets featuring a striking central cable. Worked in the round in sportweight yarn, these mitts will keep your hands warm without limiting movement as you stack firewood or hang Christmas lights.
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Finished Size 5 (5½, 6)” circumference and 7½ (7½, 8¾)” long. Mitts shown measure 6″ (see Notes).
Yarn Harrisville Designs flyWHEEL (100% pure virgin wool; 170 yd [115 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #969 granite, 1 skein (see Notes).
Needles Size 4 (3.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holder; tapestry needle.
Gauge 28 sts and 30 rnds = 4″ in k2, p2 rib (unstretched); Cable panel = about 2″ wide.