Bonner Mitts

January 2017
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 16 rows = 2 inches
in K2, P2 Rib
US 4 - 3.5 mm
120 - 180 yards (110 - 165 m)
One size: Hand circumference: 7" to fit 7-8" hand circumference
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The Bonner Mitts are a blend of luscious cables and rib with a gusseted thumb for comfort and an optional foldover cuff.

Pattern includes two versions:
Version I is a longer mitt with extra ribbing at the top that allows them to be worn folded down with a cuff or fully extended for added warmth. Version II is a shorter mitt with no foldover cuff that works up in just one skein.

Version I: Approximately 180 yards of worsted weight yarn 2 skeins mYak Medium (100% baby yak, 125 yds/50g)
Version II: Approximately 120 yards of worsted weight yarn 1 skein mYak Medium (100% baby yak, 125 yds/50g)
Version I shown in Desert; Version II shown in Burgundy

10 sts and 16 rnds = 2” in p2, k2 rib in the round Cable Chart measures 3 ½” wide at widest point

One set of double-pointed needles (DPNs) in size needed to obtain gauge
Suggested size: US 4 (3.5 mm)
Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge

Blunt tapestry needle, waste yarn for holding thumb stitches, unique stitch marker to indicate the begin-ning of the round and two additional markers for the thumb gusset, cable needle

FINISHED DIMENSIONS (after blocking)
Version I Full Length: 11” long
Version II Full Length: 8 ½“ long
Hand circumference: 7“ to fit 7–8” hand circumfer-ence
Thumb: 2 ¾” long from bottom of thumb gusset to bind off. Try the mitt on before you bind off to adjust length as needed.

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