• The Lupine Cottage

Meet Lupine Knitter Margaret Masessa

Updated: Dec 15, 2018



People always ask me How Did You Make Those Double Knit Cable Mittens ? So here goes.......

I order my yarn from Bartlett Yarn in Harmony Maine. It comes to me in skeins: I use 2 ply Worsted weight yarn.


I then put it on a Swift to wind into balls,


Now the yarn is ready to knit with on my knitting machine.


Now it is time to put the yarn on my machine


I cast on with scrap yarn and start knitting the tuck design



Finished mitten ready to take off machine



Now to finish the mitten.

I hand close the thumbs and sides of the mitten , hand picking up the one side of the bar of the stitch so you cannot see the seam.


Then I turn the mitten right side out.


Now I put the plain knit part into the cabled part , to create my double knit mitten.



Below are some of my mittens are available on my Artist Page , click here

#mittens

Belfast maine chamber of commerce
Stop by Our Store: 7 Old Searsport Ave, Rte 1, Belfast, Maine 04915
Phone: 207-338-4300
Our hours are:  Monday - Saturday 10:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday 10:00am - 3:00pm
shipping & returns   |   terms  |    privacy  |    accessibility 
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Instagram - Black Circle
  • Trip Advisor Lupine Cottage
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Pinterest Social Icon
Maine Made
  • Facebook
  • YouTube
  • Pinterest
  • Instagram