Saturday October 22 and 29.  2-3:30 pm  #10 223-16 Ave N

Learn some of the ins and outs of knitting these stranded two-colour mitts from Newfoundland.

You need to know how to confidently cast on, knit, purl, and cast off.   You also need to know how to knit in the round- either on double pointed needles or circular. 

We will make a practice swatch in a colour work pattern in the round. 

Learn to read the chart.  Learn to knit with two colours.  Learn the tips and tricks from these amazing designers, based on functional and beautiful heritage mitts.

Bring a selection of needles (double points or circular)  3 mm -4.5 mm

Bring two balls of yarn.  Ideally 100% wool.  Or with 10-20% nylon.  Can be superwash.  High Contrast colours! 

Recommended Yarn is Briggs and Little; Regal or Heritage.  You can also substitute something like Cascade 220. 

Stitch markers, crochet hook, small tapestry needle. 

Price includes instruction and pattern.

Minimum of 3 people, Maximum of 6

Saltwater Mitts