Saturday, December 16, 2017


 Well the confusion on the pattern was all me-the second one flew off the needles!
I wore them for sleep last night; 
 wow, my hands feel so limber this morning instead of stiff and awkward! 
 It's lovely to have them be warmed by the light wool!
These will be going in the dyepot for a warm, chocolaty brown!
The designer wanted a pair of mitts that echoed the small leather mitts worn by bikers;
I think she nailed it!

PATTERN-is TOUGH & TOASTY by Martina Behm.
YARN- fingering Bare Hare by KnitPicks  (and I have enough to make another pair!)
SIZE-large because the medium was too small !
(I want to experiment with worsted weight yarn on #5 needles for a man's size (Bill expressed an interest, too)


  1. I love them. They are really unique!

  2. Oh my gosh. They are wonderful. WOW you are going to dye them ? Can't wait to see them as brown!

  3. So, now really do have delighted hands!
    Those are cute. Share your dying process with us.

  4. They are lovely. It is chilly out so you should get some good wear out of them. Enjoy!

  5. Glad they helped your hands during the night. No doubt, they'd on the floor or across the room if I tried to sleep with them.


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