I started these mittens last weekend I think as a potential Christmas gift, but I think they're going to be for me. hehe I haven't knitted anything for myself in a while. Plus, they're in my favorite colours! These are being knit in Knit Pick Palette. The orange is called "masala" and the whitish is called "Oyster Heather" (though I don't see the heather, myself).
This is about 10 or 12 hours of work: