Yarn Sirdar Sylvan in Hockley Hat: 2 x 50g balls Mug Hug: 1 x 50g balls Mittens: 2 x 50g balls Needles & accessories 1 pair 5.5mm (UK 5, US 9) 1 pair 6mm (UK 4, US 10) 3 x buttons Sirdar Sylvan sirdar.co.uk 01924 371501 Chunky weight 90% acrylic, 10% 50g/83m (91yds) Machine wash at 40˚C £3
wool Hat: One size fits all Mittens: Length 16.75cm (unstretched) 6.75 (2¾in)
(shade 21 sts and 24 rows to 10cm or 4in over cable pattern using 6mm needles
Turn to page 96 for abbreviations With 6mm needles cast on 16 sts. Knit 4 rows. Now work in pattern as follows: Row 1 (RS): K7, p2, k7. Row 2 (WS): K3, p4, k2, p4, k3. Row 3: K3, C4F, p2, C4B, k3. Row 4: As row 2. Row 5: As row 1. Row 6: As row 2. Row 7: As row 3 The last four rows form the pattern. Cont in patt until work measures 25cm (9¾in) or enough to wrap around mug. Work 4 rows in garter st. Cast off.
MAKING UP Sew 3 buttons to the RS of the mug hug, about 1cm (½in). Push buttons through WS of knitting at other end, around mug.