Rainbow Roving for Cadeautje
Rainbow Roving for Cadeautje
Rainbow Roving for Cadeautje

Rainbow Roving for Cadeautje

Everyone who has tried these on, or even just stuck a hand inside, has let out an involuntary sigh. With a thick, soft cushion of insulating fibre on the sole and around the cuffs they’re the key to instantly warm toes.

Find the Cadeautje pattern here

The secret is thrumming, a traditional technique used to create super warm mittens in chilly Newfoundland and Labrador. Every few stitches a wee bit of unspun fibre is worked into a stitch creating a fun pattern on the outside. The loose ends create a thick, fluffy layer on the inside just like a sheepskin. We like using bright thrums against a neutral background but there are endless options to use up stash and play with colours. With ten sizes covering little kids to big guys you’ll be able to keep everyone’s toes cozy.

The kit includes six 20g cakes of BFL roving, enough to make the thrums for a rainbow Cadeautje in any size. You can order it either with or without the printed Cadeautje pattern. You will need suitable wool to complete the project.

Find the Cadeautje pattern here

The secret is thrumming, a traditional technique used to create super warm mittens in chilly Newfoundland and Labrador. Every few stitches a wee bit of unspun fibre is worked into a stitch creating a fun pattern on the outside. The loose ends create a thick, fluffy layer on the inside just like a sheepskin. We like using bright thrums against a neutral background but there are endless options to use up stash and play with colours. With ten sizes covering little kids to big guys you’ll be able to keep everyone’s toes cozy.

The kit includes six 20g cakes of BFL roving, enough to make the thrums for a rainbow Cadeautje in any size. You can order it either with or without the printed Cadeautje pattern. You will need suitable wool to complete the project.