Short Description: Perfect for fast gift knitting, the Astra mitts comes in three sizes. Choose contrasting colours, create a gradient or bold variation with speckles or solids, or have some fun and use up your favourite DK leftovers for the slip-stitch two-colour section. Team up this enjoyable pattern with the matching Astra hat and cowl for a cosy, coordinating set that the whole family will love.
Gauge: 25 sts and 40 rounds = 4"/10 cm in Astra Slip Stitch pattern in the round,blocked
Finished Measurements: Sizes: S (M, L)
Finished circumference: 6 (7, 8)"/15 (18, 20.5) cm
Materials Used: DK weight/8-ply
- C1: 110 (120, 130) yd/101 (110,119) m
- C2: 40 (45, 50) yd/37 (42, 46) m
Samples shown in:
- C1: Woolen Boon, Boon DK, (DK,100% superwash Merino wool, 250 yd/229 m per 115 g), Commando
- C2: Madelinetosh, DK Twist, (DK/8-ply, 100% superwash Merino wool,250 yd/229 m per skein), High Plains Drife
Needle Size: US 6/4 mm DPNs or circular needles for small circumference knitng, or size required to obtain gauge
Pattern Includes: The pattern includes both written and charted instructions for the lace section.
Skill Level: Adventurous Beginner