Matching hat and mitten set with a traditional Scandinavian-inspired motif that makes us think of gingerbread houses, hot cocoa and skating over frozen canals.
Mitten circumference around palm above thumb: 8" / 20.5 cm
Hat circumference around head: 19½" / 49.5 cm buttoned; 22¼" / 58 cm unbuttoned
Yarn: Halcyon Yarn Victorian 2-Ply Wool (325 yards / 297 m per 3½ oz / 100 g skein; 100% Wool)
1 skein of #103 White
1 skein of #341 Blue
1 skein of #300 Green
1 skein of #113 Rose
Needles & Notions: Size 2 US / 2.75 mm set of 5 double-pointed needles
Size 1.5 US / 2.5 mm circular needle 16" / 40 cm long or pair of straight needles
Stitch markers, stitch holders, seven buttons 1" / 25 mm diameter
Gauge: 28 sts and 28 rows = 4" / 10 cm in St st over chart pattern using larger needles
Construction Notes: A hat and mittens with a bold floral stranded colorwork design, which is given in charts only. The mittens are worked in the round on double pointed needles and feature buttons at the cuffs. The hat is worked as a flat strip, gathered and sewn at one edge for the crown and buttoned down the back.