Pattern: Charoite mittens by Mandy Powers
Yarn: Valley Yarns Northampton (100% wool) in "eggplant" and "lavender"
Sticks: size 3 DPNs
Start to finish: about a week
Made for: holiday gift (though it won't be easy to give these away)
Immediately cast on: Strago
Tired of knitting mittens yet? Nope, not even close.