... Knitting | Patterns

Seljuk Mittens colorwork knitting pattern

$6.25 Tax included
Ready for Download!

Contains:

  • Skills: Two-color cast-on, knitting in the round, increasing/decreasing, stranded knitting with two colors, reading a chart, Latvian Braid, and Kitchener stitch.
  • includes both US imperial and metric measurements
  • includes written instructions and a colorwork chart

Pattern paper format: only US letter

Description

Seljuk mittens have a central star motif, a charted cuff bounded by two Latvian braids and a peasant thumb. The design on the front of the mitten is inspired by early Turkish textiles. The pattern has charts for two sizes, photos and written instructions. It includes instructions for the Latvian braid and a two color cast on. Women’s Medium (Large) Fits palm circumference 8 (9) inches (20, 22.9 cm) Length (cuff included) – 10 (11) inches (25.5, 27.9 cm)

new
read more

Materials you need at home:

  • Needles US #2 (2.75 mm) DPN (set of 5)
  • Fingering weight yarn in 3 colors: Color A approx. 146 yards/34 grams (152 yards/38 grams) Color B approx. 124 yards/31 grams (132 yards/32 grams) Color C approx. 4.5 yards/1 grams (10 yards/2.5 grams)
  • Notions: stitch markers and tapestry needle