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Designed for Yarn Along the Rockies 2018 By Rae Gronmark of TruSpark Designs
“Cold hands, warm heart”, is one of our favorite adages. These “Friolero” mittens--Spanish for someone sensitive to the cold--is the perfect pattern to warm the hands of any warm-hearted person in your life! These simple, fetching mittens are knitted up with Colorado’s own yarn, Junegrass: Batch Two. With an easy cable pattern and simple gusset thumb, these will definitely become a wintertime favorite!
Also looks excellent knit up in our Knerd Shop Limited Edition DK Yarn Mint Condtion.
Materials 1 skein Junegrass: Batch 2, or 160 yards of DK weight yarn
Tools US 3 (3.25mm) needles (32” circulars for magic loops or DPNs), 4 stitch markers (2 sets of different markers), tapestry needle, cable needle
Gauge 24 sts over 4” in stockinette
Size Will fit palm size of 7” around, stretch up to 9”