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Shamballah Mitts by Beth Burke ~ Yarn Kit

Shamballah Mitts by Beth Burke ~ Yarn Kit


Shamballah mittens are fingerless mittens, with some simple colour work, and a little pop of colour. The mittens are designed with a bit more length than most, and are best worn with a touch of ease for a comfort fit.There are 2 versions; one is knitted in the round (Version A ~ Lace), another is knit flat in a heavier weight yarn (Version B ~ DK) and then seamed on finishing.

The pattern is available for purchase ON RAVLERY (it is not part of this kit and needs to be bought separately):
Beth is offering a 60% off the pattern for Natural Yarns customers! This special offer is valid until 24th June and the coupon code when you check out on Ravelry is SHAM60

With your Ravelry pattern purchase, you can also download a mobile phone friendly version of the pattern which has been formatted specifically for viewing on a smartphone!

You may choose between available yarn kits:

  • Version A (Approx 75g Nurturing Fibres SingleSpun Lace held double and knitted in the round)
    Colourway available, as pictured: Main Colour: Misty Mint. Contrast: Vintage Rose & Monette
  • Version B (Approx 90g Adele’s Pure Wool DK knitted flat and seamed at the end)
    Colourway available: Similar to the Version A (Light blue/green, Bordeaux + Blue), in Adele’s Pure Wool DK .




Shamballah Mitts
By Beth Burke (Bows & Arrows)

Version A Yarn requirements:
Nurturing Fibres Single Spun lace (100% merino; 620 m / 678 yards per 100g)
Colour A (Misty Mint): 310 m / 339 yards
Colour B (Vintage Rose): 62 m / 68 yards
Colour C (Monette): 62m / 68 yards

Version A Construction notes
These mittens are knitted in the round, using increases to shape a thumb gusset. Lace weight yarn is held double throughout.

Version A Sizes
S (M, L)

Version A Needles & Gauge
3 mm / US 2.5 circular knitting needle
3.5 mm / US 4 circular knitting needle (or size to obtain gauge)
26 stitches x 37 rounds = 10 cm / 4 inches in stocking stitch on 3.5 mm / US 4 needles

Version B Yarn requirements:
Adele’s Pure Wool 4 ply – DK (100% merino; 96 m / 105 yards per 50g)
Colour A (Light grey): 96 m / 105 yards
Colour B (Bright Pink): 10 m / 11 yards
Colour C (Natural): 10 m / 11 yards

Version B Construction Notes
These mittens are knitted flat and seamed on finishing, featuring thumbholes (no gusset). This version uses DK yarn.

Version B Sizes
S/M (M/L)

Version B Needles & Gauge
3.5 mm / US 4 knitting needle
4 mm / US 6 knitting needle (or size to obtain gauge)
20 stitches x 28 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in stocking stitch on 4 mm / US 6 needles