Designed by Michelle Hunter
Unleashed – a delightful convertible mitten that was my July 2015 KAL. These gems have a handy flip top allowing them to be worn as fingerless mitts or as a warm mitten. Perfect for texting, dog walking, or knitting outdoors. Available in Child (approx. 4-6 yrs.) and Adult (fits most) size.
Child (Adult) – approx. 6 (8)” hand circumference.
Both sizes are very forgiving. Further size adjustments may be made by changing needle sizes.
•Simpliworsted by HiKoo, 55% Merino Superwash, 28% Acrylic, 17% Nylon, 140 yards/100g per skein. Child – 1 skein, Adult – 2 skeins (same color).
•US #6 (4mm) AND #8 (5mm) 6” double point needles (see NOTE below) or size necessary to achieve desired gauge
•Two ½ – ¾” buttons, shank style preferred. (Size is not crucial.)
NOTE: Mitten hands may also be knit with two 24” circular needles or one 32” circular needle for magic loop method. See “Magic Loop” Video. Sample was knit using the magic loop method on 32” addi needles.
•For thumb, double points are recommended.
Approx. 17 sts = 4” in stockinette on larger needles.
Category: Accessories • Hands • Convertible
Age: Child • Adult
Size: Child and Adult
Gauge: 17 stitches = 4 inches
Needles: US 6 - 4.0 mm • US 8 - 5.0 mm
Materials: HiKoo® by skacel Simpliworsted
Weight: Aran (8 wpi)
Yardage: 100 - 200 yards
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