Wheaten Cap & Mitts

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SKU:
KSW005W
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Short Description: A luxurious set of fingerless mitts and cap to knit in three sizes (S, M, L), perfect for early fall weather. The rich openwork brocade of twining lines creates a lush organic surface that
showcases a soft airy yarn. 

Gauge:

  • Hat: 23 sts and 34 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles (unblocked)
  • Mitts: 25 sts and 38 rows = 4 inches in stockinette on larger needles (unblocked)" 

Finished Measurements:

  • cap: 13(15.5, 18) brim circumference, to fit heads measuring up to 19.5(22, 24.5) inches
  • cap length measures approximately 10.75(11, 11.25)
  • mitts: 5.75(6.75, 7.5) circumference, to fit hands measuring up to 7(8.5, 9.5) inches around 

Materials Used: any fingering yarn with 400 to 450 yards per 4 ounces that knits to pattern gauge.

Needle Size:

  • cap: size 5US (3.75 mm) 16-inch circular and DPNs (or size to obtain correct gauge) and size 2US (2.75 mm) 16-inch circular or 1 mm smaller than gauge needle
  • mitts: DPNs size 3US (3.25 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge and size 2US (2.75 mm) or .5 mm smaller than gauge needle 

Pattern Includes:

Skill Level:

Other Details:  Bare Naked Wools Stone Soup or Breakfast Blend fingering, Ghillie Sock or Chebris Lace, Brooklyn Tweed Loft, Mountain Meadow Wool Dubois or Lilura, Jamieson’s Shetland
Spindrift, or any fingering yarn with 400 to 450 yards per 4 ounces that knits to pattern gauge.