Ebb and Flow Mitts and Boot Toppers

Oct 1, 2013
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A three-color wave pattern features a variation of extended double crochet.  Change the hook size to modify the size. Wear boot toppers spat-style, as show, or tuck either edge inside the boot and fold the cuff over. Make the mitts with or without thumb gussets.

Designer Janet Brani

MITTS

Finished Size 6.5 (6.75, 7.25)" circumference and 8.25 (8.75, 9.25)" long. Sample shown measures 6.75".

Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Mountain Mohair (70% wool, 30% yearling mohair; 140 yd [128 m]/2 oz [57 g]): #7557 glacier lake (blue; A), #7694 blizzard (natural; B), and #7605 alpine shadow (gray; C); 1 skein each. The mitts project requires approx. 40 yd [37 m] of color A and B, and 60 yd [55 m] of color C.

Hook Size 7 (4.5 mm) (H/8 [5 mm], I/9 [5.5 mm]) for sizes 6.5 (6.75, 7.25)". Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge for the size you are making.

Notions 2 removable st markers (m); yarn needle.

Gauge 16 sts and 15 rows = 4" in sc with 7 (4.5 mm) hook, 15 sts and 14 rows = 4" in sc with H/8 (5 mm) hook, 14 sts and 13 rows = 4" in sc with I/9 (5.5 mm) hook.

BOOT TOPPERS

Finished Size 12.75(13.75, 14.75)" circumference, 10.25 (10.75, 11.5)" long, blocked. Sample shown measures 13.75".

Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Mountain Mohair (70% wool, 30% yearling mohair; 140 yd [128 m]/2 oz [57 g]):  7557 glacier lake (blue; A), #7694 blizzard (natural; B), and #7605 alpine shadow (gray; C), 1 skein each. The boot topper project requires approx. 85 yd [78 m] of color A and B, and 130 yd [119 m] of color C.

Hook Size 7 (4.5 mm) (H/8 [5 mm], I/9 [5.5 mm]) for sizes 12.75(13.75, 14.75)". Adjust hook size if  necessary to obtain correct gauge for the size you are making.

Notions St markers (m); yarn needle.

Gauge 16 sts and 15 rows = 4" in sc with 7 (4.5 mm) hook, 15 sts and 14 rows = 4" in sc with H/8 (5 mm) hook, 14 sts and 13 rows = 4" in sc with I/9 (5.5 mm) hook.



 

Finished Size 6.5 (6.75, 7.25)" circumference and 8.25 (8.75, 9.25)" long. Sample shown measures 6.75".

Yarn Green Mountain Spinnery Mountain Mohair (70% wool, 30% yearling mohair; 140 yd [128 m]/2 oz [57 g]): #7557 glacier lake (blue; A), #7694 blizzard (natural; B), and #7605 alpine shadow (gray; C); 1 skein each. The mitts project requires approx. 40 yd [37 m] of color A and B, and 60 yd [55 m] of color C.

Hook Size 7 (4.5 mm) (H/8 [5 mm], I/9 [5.5 mm]) for sizes 6.5 (6.75, 7.25)". Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge for the size you are making.

Notions 2 removable st markers (m); yarn needle.

Gauge 16 sts and 15 rows = 4" in sc with 7 (4.5 mm) hook, 15 sts and 14 rows = 4" in sc with H/8 (5 mm) hook, 14 sts and 13 rows = 4" in sc with I/9 (5.5 mm) hook.

 


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