Valley Yarns 243 Plum Blossom Mittens
A big gauge turns a Fair Isle motif into a bold, fun statement. In Japan, plum blossoms are a sign that spring is just around the corner. These close-fitting mittens will keep you warm and cheery until the thaw. Note: Colorwork pattern is charted only.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Sizes: Women’s Small (Medium, Large)
Finished Measurements: 7 (7½, 8)” around palm
Yarn Requirements: Valley Yarns Berkshire Bulky (85% Wool/15% Alpaca; 100g/108yds)
Color A: 1 skein, shown in #19 Fuschia
Color B: 1 skein, shown in #13 Light Pink (discontinued)
Needles: US 10.5 (6.5mm) DPNs
Hook: K/10.5 (6.5mm)
Gauge: 3.5 sts and 3.5 rows = 1” in stranded blossom pattern