Catherine’s Work

21 Aug

Well, I have been working on these for almost 3 years.  I started them around the time   of our squirrel contest, during my squirrel obsessed phase that has never really subsided.  I started by designing them in my little graph paper sketch book.  I made the left hand first, then changed the design a little for the right hand.  Finally, I created the pattern with Stitch Painter, flipped the oak leaves and came up with my favorite pattern after I had finished the right hand.  As you can see, I am not one for making swatches.  Good thing my right hand is so much longer than my left.  I used Canopy from The Fibre Company with a little trim of Raumagarn.  I am happy to share my pattern charts for anyone wanting to make these.  Just send me a note or come in to the shop.

4 Responses to “Catherine’s Work”

  1. iheartwool August 23, 2012 at 1:42 pm #

    I would LOVE to make these mittens! I’ll stop by soon to get the pattern – thank you for making it available!

    • thebluejar August 24, 2012 at 3:47 pm #

      Great! I would love to see how they look with the final pattern I settled on :)

  2. mandymunroe March 24, 2013 at 7:11 pm #

    These are lovely!

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