Bavarois; a coordinating Contrast Mitten Pattern

Need a jolt of beauty? Look Bavaraois over. Oh those crisp twist stitches, and that color! Of course, whatever yarn you chose is the color you get, but I think New England’s brown and muddy springs need some more burn Continue reading Bavarois; a coordinating Contrast Mitten Pattern

Mittens for Camp; a coordinating Contrast Mitten Pattern

Wendy D. Johnson‘s Mittens for Camp have a bold graphic feel. Yet the overall shape is similar to the Holly (and upcoming Ivy) mittens, so I’d like them together, like a trellis and a vine. With coordinating contrast mittens, you Continue reading Mittens for Camp; a coordinating Contrast Mitten Pattern

Contrasting co-ordinating Mittens: the introduction

I think mittens need their own cool phrase like second sock syndrome. It’s hard to make the second one of a pair; who actually does like second shoulders, sleeves, socks…pantlegs (yes, I’ve knit pants. They were for a toddler and Continue reading Contrasting co-ordinating Mittens: the introduction