Finished!

Christmas mittens.  Wool was a tweedy hand-me-down by way of my mother.  Mits!

Now on to the matching hat, with earflaps!

Cuff close up

Building up my callouses and wrist muscles for the knitting season.  I knit these on steel needles — they were my grandmother’s, and she knit with them during WWII!

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