Delft

Number 2 out of 3 Little Mittens - Delft is inspired by the beautiful tiles and windmills of my Dutch heritage ...

... with stranded colorwork, Latvian braids and picot hems.

Finished Size: 7" palm circumference, to fit a woman. To modify fit, adjust needle size

Yarn: Sunday Knits Eden (100% merino), Nirvana (92% merino, 8% cashmere) and Angelic (75% merino, 25% angora);
1 50-gm skeins (246 yd / 225 m) each for contrasting color and main color;
1 20-gm skeins (99 yd / 90 m) for accent

Needles & Notions: Size 2 / 2.25 mm: set of 4 or 5 double-pointed (dpn) or circular needles, markers (m); stitch holders; tapestry needle. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Gauge: 34 sts= 4" in St st

Skills used: Stranded color work, reading charts, latvian braid (explained), provisional cast on

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