More to explore:
My first foray into cables. It's a red owl hat I made for my niece for Christmas last year. There were matching mittens, but I didn't take a picture of those. EPIC pattern from Penguin Purls (see link). If the cabling instructions are confusing, there are tons of good instructional videos on YouTube.
Classic Mittens Pattern | Knitting Patterns - warning, though - the site this pattern is on loves pop-up windows. ugh.
Lauras Loop: Classic Mittens - the purl bee
This is a fancy owl hat but if you break it down, it's just a brown owl with jewels and matching fur yarn added, could easily be done with any other pattern - *Inspiration*
Beautiful colours for these mittens.
little owls hats! Do any of you other ladies like these owl hats for your little ones?
Knit Baby Owl Hat, Newborn Knitted Photo Prop, Any Custom Colors, All Sizes Infant, Toddler, Child, Adult, Fluff and Fuzz Inspired
The Northman Mittens created by David Schultz and listed on Ravelry. Pink kidsilk mohair lines the inside.
from book Scandinavian Needlecraft... I LOVE Scandinavian works on coats, scarves, hats and mittens
Fresco Winter Wonder Mittens, free pattern from Classic Elite. I just can't decide what colors I want!
Crochet Pirate Owl Hat by PinkLemonKnits on Etsy--Very fun, wishing I could find a pattern for it!
Prickly Thistle Mittens by Spilly Jane, knitted by IgnorantBliss
Crochet Owl Hat Duck Egg Blue, Tan, Oatmeal, Yellow, Seafoam - Great colors!