An unusual cabled chain runs up the back of these cozy mittens in three sizes (S/M/L) creating a bold, modern appeal that adds a fresh accent to your outerwear look. The easily memorized pattern makes for terrific TV or spectator knitting and a good traveling project. Along with the coordinating Chain of Fools hat and Chain, Chain, Chain cowl, these hand holders are a quick midwinter treat to knit in worsted weight yarn.
Chebris Worsted, Targhee Tango Worsted, Better Breakfast DK, Confection, Kent Worsted, or any worsted weight yarn with 210 to 250 yards per 4 ounces that knits to the correct gauge
Substituting yarn and/or needles may result in an overall variation in size and elasticity.
6.25(7.25, 8.25) inches in circumference (blocked) to fit hands measuring up to 6(7, 8) inches around
150(180, 220) yards
22 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette (knit flat, unblocked)
DPNs size 5US (3.75 mm) or size to obtain correct gauge
DPNs size 4US (3.5 mm) or .25 smaller than gauge needle
2 cable needles (or a single one if cabling without a needle)