OCCUPY BMORE Mitten Pattern
Please feel free to use this pattern with other mitten patterns you have oralter to fit your own city/region/needs! I based and referenced this patternthis off of traditional Norwegian mittens and Lisa Anne Auerbach’samazing Body Count mittens. (www.stealthissweater.com)Supplies:
2 100g skeins of worsted weight yarn in two contrasting colors Yarn A: darker color Yarn B: lighter color
Size 3 double pointed needles
Tapestry needle for weaving in endsSizing: Fits small/medium adult handMittens are 8” in diameter and 10
” in lengthGauge: 8 st/inDirections:Cast on 54 stitches – or for I-cord trim, CO 3 stitches (maybe in a differentcolor) knit 54 rows in I cord and pick up 54 stitches with Yarn A & B,alternating the colors.Cuff:K 1x1 rib alternating A & B – A for knits, B for purls – for 13 rounds.Now you can make a knitted/Baltic braid or try out any fancy yarn tricks.Here is a good tutorial on Baltic braids if you are interested:http://www.siskiyouknits.com/grannielinda/colorarticles/braid.htmIf that’s not what you’re into: Knit two rounds in color B and begin the 99%Cuff Motif.*side note* As you can see, I reversed the colors for this motif on the rightand left mitten!Knit two more rounds in color B (Here is where you would put anotherBaltic braid)Mitten Body:Knit one round in color B and begin mitten colorwork pattern. For thepalm of the mitten, I have included some patterns you can choose to insertin that area, or make up your own!