J &   S stockist     s ab     out us contact us Facebook Sign in or manage account
Jamieson & Smith, Real Shetland Wool
Einar Mitts Pattern

Einar Mitts Pattern

In Stock
4.00





Paper copy of the Einar Mitts pattern by Ella Gordom, designed to go alongside the Einar Hat as featured in the 2018 Shetland Wool Week Annual these mitts use a small repeating motif with seeding on the palms to ensure no fingers get caught! Half fingers keep you warm but still keep your fingers free.

Materials

Jamieson & Smith 2ply Jumper Weight (4ply weight /fingering; 100% Real Shetland Wool; 115m; 25g balls)

Yarn A: Shade 54; 2 x 25g balls
Yarn B: Shade 32; 1 x 25g ball
Yarn C: Shade 1281; 1 x 25g ball
Yarn D: Shade FC43; 1 x 25g ball

One set 2.5mm double-pointed needles (DPNs) or needles suitable for your preferred method of small circumference knitting
One set 3.00mm double-pointed needles (DPNs) or needles suitable for your preferred method of
small circumference knitting
2 lengths of smooth waste yarn for afterthought thumb placement
2 stitch holders or longer lengths of smooth waste yarn

Size
One size, to fit small/medium adult hands with a circumference of 7/7.5 inches.

Tension
32sts and 36 rounds to 4 ins over chart patterns using 3.00mm needles, after washing and blocking.

Special techniques
These Mitts use the afterthought thumb technique.