Karen Cashmere Mittens - $30

Saturdays, September 19th, 26th, October 10th, & 17th; 11a-12p

Treat your hands to these amazingly soft mittens!  Knit using two skeins of Pepperberry Knits sport-weight cashmere, the liner is worked from the top down before seamlessly shifting to the outer mitten, which is worked from the bottom up.  Grab one of our kits or choose your favorite color combo.  You'll love these so much, you'll be praying for cold weather -- we promise! 

Prerequisites: Classic Hat Class or experience knitting with double-pointed needles

Supplies:

  • 2 colors Pepperberry Knits sport OR 1 Karen Mittens kit
  • US #4 double-pointed needles
  • Karen Double Layer Mitten pattern (available via in-store download or as part of the kits)
  • Stitch holder or smooth waste yarn
  • Stitch markers
  • Yarn needle (Chibi)

Skills Learned:

  • Judy's Magic Cast On
  • Top-down mitten construction
  • Thumb gusset shaping
  • Basic lace chart reading
  • Crochet provisional cast on
  • Kitchener Stitch
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