Beginner: No experience necessary — we’ll teach you everything!
Beginner Plus: You have taken a 101 class or equivalent. You are familiar with threading your machine or know basic knit or crochet stitches.
Intermediate: You’ve got a few projects under your belt. You’ve made a few things and are looking to increase your knowledge.
Advanced: You know quite a bit about your chosen craft and you’re ready to take it to the next level.
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Arrowroot Mitts is a simple stranded colorwork mitts pattern that would be great to try as your first colorwork project! Arrowroot Mitts feature our Heirloom Romney yarn which is a hard-working and lustrous wool that will hold up to wear and look great for years to come.
Materials: Fancy Tiger Crafts Heirloom Romney in two colors: 60 yards each, Color A (shown in Huckleberry) & Color B (shown in Hubbard) US 7 needles for preferred method of knitting in round (or size to achieve gauge in colorwork) US 6 needles for preferred method of knitting in round, used for ribbing.
Gauge: 18 sts and 20 rows = 4” in charted pattern on larger needles
Finished Size: 4” across and 7 ½” long to fit an average woman’s hand
For a larger size or men’s size, a gauge of 16 sts per 4” will give you a mitt that is 4½” across