Week 4 of Knit Happy in the New Year

With the holidays behind us, it’s finally time to treat ourselves.
Interweave is thrilled to offer five giveaways in the month of
January from the pages of Interweave Knits Holiday 2016.

 

Week 4: Mitten Kits

You can win two handwarming kits in this week’s giveaway: colorwork and cabled mitten sets.

Knit one for yourself and another for a friend, or just keep both!


You Have a Chance to Win…
(talk about swag!)

 

Latvian Mitten Kit $39.99

This sweet trio of mittens is a subtle way to make the whole family match.

Worked in fingering-weight wool with lined cuffs, the Latvian Mitten Family was made to keep wearers’ fingers warm.

About the yarn:

Brooklyn Tween Loft Yarnin Barn Owl and Tartan

Fiber Content: 100% Wyoming-grown Targhee-Columbia wool

Enjoy working with two skeins of this fingering-weight yarn from Brooklyn Tweed.

This woolen-spun 2-ply yarn creates soft but sturdy material.

This kit comes with one skein of Barn Owl (light brown) and one skein of Tartan (vibrant blue) to create a gorgeous two-tone project.

Project Information

Finished Size

 5 (7, 9)” hand circumference and 6 (10¼, 11¾)” long.

Yarn:

 Brooklyn Tweed Loft (100% Targhee-Columbia wool; 275 yd [251 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): barn owl (brown; MC), 1 skein. Size 7″ only: tartan (teal; CC2), 1 skein.

Needles:

Size 2 (2.75 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions:

Markers (m); waste yarn; tapestry needle.

Gauge:

32 sts and 38 rnds = 4″ in charted patt.


Knotted Mittens Kit $24.99

Beautiful unbroken Celtic knots, reminiscent of ancient stonework, rise from the cuff to the fingertips of these heritage mittens. The Knotted Mittens are worked in the round from the cuff up and finished with Kitchener stitch to give your fingers a lot of wiggle room.

About the yarn:

Dale Garn Heilo Yarn in Prune

Fiber Content:

Soft and cozy, Dale Garn Heilo Yarn is a 4-ply combed yarn made from 100% pure new wool. This warm yarn looks exquisite in Prune, a wine-purple shade. Enjoy working with three skeins of this sportweight yarn from Dale Garn. Yarn distributed by Mango Moon.

Project Information

Finished Size:

6 ¾ (7¼, 8¾)” hand circumference and 12 (12¾, 13½)” long from bottom of cuff to tip. Mittens shown measure 7¼”.

Yarn:

Dale Garn Heilo (100% Norwegian wool; 109 yd [100 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #4263 prune, 3 (3, 4) skeins.

Needles:

Sizes 2 (2.75 mm): set of double-pointed needles (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions:

Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holder; tapestry needle.

Gauge:

29 sts and 40 rnds = 4″ in Rev st st; 34 (36, 40) sts of Hand chart at widest point = 3¼ (3½, 4)” wide.

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You can enter to win starting today, Tuesday January 24th, through Sunday, January 29th.