Thursday, November 20, 2008

Mini Mittens

Mini Mittens
By : Mindy Lewis
Yarn Used :
Carron Simpl Soft Eco
Color Used : Wine Country
Bernet Softee Baby
Color Used : Bongo Blue
or just any scrap worsted yarn will do!
You don' use that much.

Needles & Notions :
US Size 3 Double Pointed
3 Stitch Markers
Stitch Holder
Yarn Needle
Row Counter if needed

Finished Size : about 3 1/2 inches

Abbreviations :K = Knit
M1 = Make 1 Stitch
PM = Place Marker
SM = Slip Marker to Next Needle
K2Tog = Knit 2 Stitches Together
CO = Cast On
2 X 2 Ribbing = K2, P2 to end.

Pattern Instructions

Cuff :
Leaving a 6" - 10" cast on tail, (to tie mittens together when done) you can always cut it later, depending on how long you want it to be, I tied mine so that one side way longer than the other.
CO 20
PM, Join for knitting in round.
2 X 2 Ribbing for 1"

Setting Up For Thumb :
Row 1 : Knit
Row 2 : K13, PM, M1, K1, M1, PM, K6.
Row 3 : Knit
Row 4 : K13, SM, M1, K3, M1, SM, K6.
Row 5 : Knit
Row 6 : K13, SM, M1, K5, M1, SM, K6.
Row 7 : K13, remove marker, place 7 stitches on stitch holder, remove marker, k6.
Row 8 : K13, M1, K6. (20 Stitches)
Row 9 : Knit
Knit every row til mitten measures 2 1/2" or desired length.

Shaping Top (Dec.) :Row 1 : K2, K2Tog, to end.
Row 2 : Knit
Row 3 : K1, K2Tog, to end.
Row 4 : Knit
Row 5 : K2Tog, to end.
Cut yarn, weave through remaining stitches.

Thumb :Place 7 stitches from holder on 3 DP needles evenly.
Row 1 : M1, Knit to end.
Row 2-4 : Knit
Row 5 : K2Tog, to end.
Cut yarn, pull through remaining stitches.

Weave in ends.
Start on Mitten 2.

Copyright 2009 by Mindy Lewis - All Rights Reserved.
I'm not perfect, never claimed to be, I'm only human and make human mistakes.
So if there are mistakes in my patterns please let me know so that I can fix them.
This pattern is only for personal, non-profit use.
Any items knitted from this pattern may not be sold, nor may the pattern itself be copied, sold, or distributed in any way. You may print one copy for personal use but may not print multiples to distribute.
Questions or comments please e-mail at : / LewisKnits - Designer Mindy Lewis


Kathleen said...

Just linked to your cute pattern for my holiday free pattern of the day:
Happy holidays!

LewisKnits said...

Thank you! :)