Amoena lost her mittens last week so I promised to make her new ones. The timing was quite good actually. I had just finished my scarf, so I could cast them on right away. Or right after she had decided the pattern.
Amoena had few options, two basic mittens with different images and not-so-basic cabled mittens. In the end she chose the cabled ones: Very Cabley Mittens . One reason for that might have been that she knew I've really wanted to try knitting cables. Though maybe not this type of basic two strand but 4-strand braid or something. But it was fun anyway.
Pattern was quite simple, easy and fast to knit. And the outcome is fantastic: