Diane designed these mittens. The Men's are made with Briggs and Little Tuffy which is 25% nylon for a nice long wearing mitten. The Women's are made with Rowan Baby Cashsoft Merino for a warm and soft mitten. The palms are twined (this is optional) for even more durability.
Yarn to knit one pair of mittens
Needles needed size large: Size 5 double pointed
Needles needed size small: Size 3 double pointed