Thursday, 16 December 2010

Unisex Fingerless Mitts

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A quick and easy project for some practical fingerless mitts to keep hand and wrists warm during the winter chill. Can be made for him or her and a quick and easy gift.

Skill Level: Easy

Materials: 5mm hook, 50g of DK yarn, tapestry needle, crochet stitch marker.

Notes: These mittens are crocheted in the round and you may need to use a stitch marker or safety pin to mark rounds. Before beginning mitts please measure around palm to get correct size. If you use a yarn with good stretch the mitts will fit better.

Measurements: 6”, 7”, 8” – around palm.
Pattern:

ch 24 (28,32), join with a sl st

Rnds 1-6: ch 1, work 1 sc into each ch to end of rnd, join with a sl st.

Rnd 7: ch 1, work 1 sc into next 10 sts, ch 3, sk 3 sts, work sc into all remaining sts, join with a sl st.

Rnds 8 – 13: ch 1, work 1 sc into each st to end of rnd, join with a sl st.

This pattern is written using USA terminology. Please refer to the conversion chart here to make changes for UK crochet.


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5 comments:

Doris Sturm said...

These are great! I'm working on a pair right now for my daughter that is a bit more time consuming on the ribbed cuff, but these would work great for a couple of quick gifts for my neighbors (and myself!)

They look very pretty! Thanks so much for the pattern! Perfect timing :-)

Dorothy said...

Thanks for this pattern. I'm going to make some for charity.

TallGirl said...

Thanks so much for your generosity and talent in sharing your free pattern. It looks awesome!

LINDA said...

thanx so much for this easy pattern I love it , I live in the highlands of scotland and these are so handy when I am outside seeing to my ducks

Anonymous said...

Thank you so much for this easy pattern; I was even able to do them while my very active and demanding 4 year grandson was with me! He loves them and wears them indoors too! Have made extra pairs, to take home with him.... regards ditzylizzzy