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.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
To Fit: Women's Small (Medium, Large)
(note: mittens are closefitting to improve dexterity)
Finished Sizes: 7 (7.5, 8)” around palm
Valley Yarns Berkshire Bulky (85% wool/15% alpaca, 108 yds/100g per sk), 1 sk Color A (#19 Fuchsia), 1 sk Color B (#13 Light Pink)
set of 5 US size 10.5 double pointed needles
Gauge: 3.5 sts and 3.5 rows per inch in blossom pattern