Hopefully I’ll get better at thinking up blog entry titles, eh? (Not to mention names for mutilated craft projects.)
Anyway, I’ve finally managed to winkle out the bug that was bugging me in that last entry, so I thought it was about time I made another one. So here’s an update on the fetching mittens. Glittens. Whatever.
I picked up 23 stitches along the back, starting where the thumb ended, knit across them and then cast on a further 27 sts to make 50 – the mitten underneath being 45 stitches around.
The second has since begun to take shape –
I’m thinking that thumb’s going to need redoing, though… the least I can do is get it to match the other one.