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Northern Tweed

Northern Tweed Detail

Northern Tweed Detail


Northern Tweed

Mittens, Hat and Scarf in reversible baby cable and slip-stitch knitting using 3 colours. Mittens and Hat are knit in the round with double-pointed needles. Hat is topped with 6 curly spirals.

Written knitting instructions only.

Price of Printed Pattern: $8 CDN


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Measurements S(M,L)
Mittens Circumference 6.25"/16cm(7"/18cm,7.75"/20cm)
Mittens Length with folded cuff 9"/23cm(9.5"/24cm,10"/25.5cm)
Hat Circumference 19.25"/49cm(20"/51cm,20.75"/53cm)
Hat Length with folded cuff 8.5"/21.5cm(9.5"/24cm,10.5"/27cm)
Scarf 7.25"/18.5cm wide X 42.5"/108cm long

Yarn required for Mittens, Hat & Scarf
Any fingering weight of your choice, .875 oz/25gm approx. = 143 yards/131 metres, Cover models, mittens - size M, hat - size M and scarf were knit with Jamieson's Shetland Spindrift in Atlantic, Burnt Umber and Natural White

A (Dark Hue) 6 skeins(6 skeins,7 skeins)
B (Medium Hue) 1 skein(1 skein,2 skeins)
C (Light Hue) 1 skein(1 skein,2 skeins)

Needles 'n' Notions
Two 4 mm(US 6) knitting needles or size to obtain gauge.
Four 3 mm(US 2 1/2) double-pointed and four 3.5 m (US 4) double-pointed needles or size to obtain gauge. Waste yarn, markers, darning needle.

Gauge - Mittens & Hat
Thumb: 30 sts and 40 rnds = 4"/10 cm with 3 mm(US 2 1/2) needles in stockinette stitch.
Cuff: 36 sts and 40 rnds = 4"/10 cm with 3 mm(US 2 1/2) needles in reversible baby cable.
Body: 36 sts = 4"/10 cm with 3.5 mm(US 4) needles in Tweed Pattern.

Gauge - Scarf
36 sts and 30 rows = 4"/10 cm with 4 mm(US 6) needles in reversible baby cable.