Flint

Flint

$8.50

Flint is a knitting pattern for cabled mittens designed by Jared Flood.

MATERIALS
Approx. 170 (210) yards of worsted weight wool yarn in mitten color & 6 (8) yards of an alternate color for 2-color cuff braid
2 skeins of Brooklyn Tweed Shelter yarn, plus partial skein for optional braid accent. Samples shown with mitten color as Fossil (Woodsmoke) and accent color as Embers (Wool Socks)

GAUGE
11.5 (10) stitches & 17 (15) rounds = 2" in Stockinette Stitch with Gauge Needle; 13 (11) stitches & 16 (14) rounds = 2" over Palm Stitch with Gauge Needle (all gauge measurements taken after blocking)
30-stitch cable motif on top of hand measures 3.5 (4)" relaxed after blocking (this measurement does not include 3-stitch side cables)

NEEDLES
One set of double-pointed needles (or one large circular if using Magic Loop Method) in size needed to obtain gauges listed above One set of DPNs (or large circular) four sizes smaller than Gauge Needle

Suggested sizes:
Gauge Needle: US 6/4 mm (US 7/4.5 mm)
Smaller Needle: US 3/3.25 mm (US 4/3.5 mm)