Your Mittens, Your Way

Mary Scott Huff

Sunday PM

Make the mittens you've always wanted! In this class, students design their own mittens by choosing each element from Mary's menu of choices (edge/cuff treatment, thumb architecture, hand design and top shaping). You'll learn the why and how of each decision as you plan, design and execute your own personal mitten masterpiece. Requested by Mary's previous students, this class is based on her upcoming book on the subject The Mitten Handbook. Includes exclusive workbook.

Skill level: Strong Beginner/Intermediate

Material Fee: $5

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Student Supplies:  Approx. 200 yds (4 oz/50g) smooth (non-novelty) worsted weight yarn of your choice, plus needles to achieve a gauge of 5 sts/in.

Homework:  Choose the needle configuration you like best for circular knitting (DPN, 2 circular or Magic Loop). Determine gauge by swatching.