Standard shipping is 2nd Class UK & International Standard (outwith UK) - please get in touch if you'd like to upgrade to tracked or next-day delivery. Last date for shipping is Saturday 19th Dec. No shipping will take place after that date until 3rd Jan.
A kit for a quick knitting project, with cosy aran-weight yarn from Jamieson & Smith, in colour combinations hand-picked by Maddie.
The perfect present for an adventurous beginner or more experienced knitter. Alternatively make yourself a warm pair of fingerless mitts - essential for working from home!
The Rose Thorn mitts are knitted in the round from the cuff upwards. Increases are made for the thumb, with the stitches being placed on hold and worked when the hand is complete. The mitts come in three sizes, suitable for hand circumference of between 17.5 cm / 7" and 20 cm / 8" (please see schematic in photos for more details). The pattern includes written and charted instructions and has been professionally tech edited.
INCLUDED IN THE KIT:
2 x 50g of Jamieson & Smith, Shetland Aran Worsted (aran-weight; 61m / 66 yds per 50g ball; 100% Real Shetland Wool)
1 ball in Mussel Blue (navy)
1 ball in Indigo (blue)
1 printed copy of the Rose Thorn pattern
Needles & Notions Required (not in kit): 3.75 mm and 4.00 mm needles for your preferred style of knitting small circumferences in the round, 5 stitch markers, waste yarn & tapestry needle.
TECHNIQUES (explained in pattern)
Working in the round
2 x 2 rib stitch
knit 2 together (k2tog)
slip, slip, knit (ssk)
knit, yarnover, knit into 1 st (kyok)
picking up stitches
increasing sts - make 1 right and left
“But [s]he that dares not grasp the thorn. Should never crave the rose.” Anne Bronte
This isn’t the way these 'pattern inspiration notes' are supposed to go, but I have to admit that these quick-to-knit mitts would be even quicker to knit, if it wasn’t for the fact that their gorgeous thorn stitch patterning is full of slipped stitches! However, as Anne Bronte reminds us, we can’t have the beautiful mitts without the thorns, and joking aside, the thorn stitch is an enjoyable pattern to knit and makes for a wonderfully cosy pair of mitts.
Shipping & delivery
This item will be posted to you by Maddie Harvey Designs within 7 days of receiving payment.
|Shipping destination||Cost||Additional items|
Italy, Greece, Cyprus, Germany, France, Spain, Finland, Belgium, Portugal, Poland, Ireland, Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands, Austria, Latvia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Isle of Man, Jersey, Guernsey, Gibraltar
|Rest of the World||£8.00||£2.00|
You have 14 days, from receipt, to notify the seller if you wish to cancel your order or exchange an item.
Unless faulty, the following types of items are non-refundable: items that are personalised, bespoke or made-to-order to your specific requirements; items which deteriorate quickly (e.g. food), personal items sold with a hygiene seal (cosmetics, underwear) in instances where the seal is broken.