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Designed by Kirsten Kapur
Clepsydra: klep-si-druh “an ancient device for measuring time by the regulated flow of water or mercury through a small aperture.” -Dictionary.com
The Clepsydra mittens have twisted cables that flow from cuff to fingertips. A cabled i-cord adds interest and rings the wrist. Worked in Berroco Ultra Alpaca, they are a decadent treat for yourself or gift for a dear friend.
About 180 yards of MC & 30 yds of CC, Worsted weight.
Shown in Berroco Ultra Alpaca; 50% Wool, 50% Alpaca; approx 215 yds per 100g skein; MC: Steel Cut Oats #6214, 1 skein CC: Winter White #6201, 1 skein
1 set of 5 US 6/4mm DPN’s or size to obtain gauge
Scrap yarn, 2 place markers, cable needle (CN), tapestry needle
Width 7.5” measured around palm, not including thumb. Length 10” overall, 5.5” from inside of thumb gusset to top.
22 sts & 32 rows = 4”(10cm) in stockinette, blocked
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