Monday, December 27, 2010

Crocheted Mitten Pattern


I made these mittens with chunky worst weight yarn and a size I hook. Keep in mind that I am doing this from memory, I unfortunately did not take any notes.

Starting at cuff: chain 11
Row 1: sc in second chain from hook, sc in the remaining stitches, ch1 turn (10 sc)
Row 2: sc in back loops of each sc across, ch1, turn

Repeat row 2 until 20 rows are completed.

Turn work to the side and work in continuous rounds.

Row 1: work 20 sc along side of the cuff mark the first and the last stitch
Row 2: 2 sc in the first stitch, sc until the last stitch, 2 sc in the last stitch (22 sc) again, mark the first and the last stitch.

repeat row 2 until you have 30 sc.

Setting up for the thumb:
sc in the next 4 sc, sc in the next sc and mark this stitch. sc in the next 21 sc, skip the next 8 sc, sc in the marked sc. (22 sc)

Marked stitch is first sc in each row.
Row 1: sc in each of the 22 sc around.
repeat row 1 for 10 rows, or about 1 1/2 inches below desired length.

Decrease for top of mitten:
Row 1: sc 2tog, sc in the next 4, sc 2tog, *sc in the next 5, sc 2 tog* repeat around
Row 2: sc around
Row 3: *sc in next 4, sc 2 tog* around
Row 4: sc around
Row 5: *sc in the next 3, sc 2 tog* around
Row 6: *sc in the next 2, sc 2 tog* around finish off.

Thumb:

sc in the first unworked sc (mark this stitch) and in the remaining 7 sc, 2 sc in the side of the mitten (10 sc)

do two more rounds of sc

decrease for thumb:
Row 1: sc in the next 3 sc, sc 2tog, repeat one more time
Row 2: sc around
Row 3: sc in the next 2 sc, sc 2 tog, repeat one more time, finish off.

Sew in ends, and sew up side seam for cuff.

Of course, make the other mitten.


6 comments:

  1. Thank you, thank you, thank you!!

    This was the first thing I have attempted apart from hats and simple potholders. The pattern was so easy to follow, and I got one done in one sitting! A link to the photo of mine is below:

    http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash1/hs793.ash1/168386_477588627700_696662700_5909538_7803029_n.jpg

    :)

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  2. Glad to hear that the pattern worked out, I don't often get feedback from my pattern.

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  3. Glad to hear that the pattern worked out, I don't often get feedback from my pattern.

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  4. Was in search of a pattern for Mittens and I love these. Thanks so much for sharing this pattern with us.

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  5. Does this pattern fit an ladies adult hand.

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