Crochet Striped Mittens

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Crochet Striped Mittens

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Babies will love these simple mittens with fun stripes along the cuff!

Size

12-18 months
6 1/2"/16.5 cm
6"/15 cm
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The materials for this project cost $15.07

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • 12-18 months
Length
6 1/2"/16.5 cm
Circumference (around hand)
6"/15 cm

Version

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast A

Simply Soft | Berry Blue, 9609Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast B

Simply Soft | Pistachio, 0003Edit Color
$4.29

Contrast C

Simply Soft | Melon, 0016Edit Color
$4.29

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size H8/5mm
$2.20

Materials not included in this kit:

Yarn needle.

The materials for this project cost $15.07

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

sc = single crochet

Sc2tog = Draw up a loop in next st) twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Length
6 1/2"/16.5 cm
Circumference (around hand)
6"/15 cm

MATERIALS

Boys
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast A Berry Blue (9609) 1
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast B Pistachio (0003) 1
Contrast C Melon (0016) 1
One size US H-8 (5mm) crochet hook, or size to obtain gauge. Yarn needle.
Girls
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast A Strawberry (0015) 1
Contrast B () 1
Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
Contrast C Lemonade (9776) 1

GAUGE

In single crochet, 13 sts and 18 rows = 4"/10cm.

INSTRUCTIONS

NOTES

  1. Mittens are worked from striped cuff upwards.
  2. Mittens are worked back and forth in rows then seamed.
  3. To change color, work last stitch of old color to last yarn over. Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete stitch. Do not fasten off old color. Carry colors not in use across wrong side of piece until next needed.

 MITTEN (make 2)

With A, ch 21.
Row 1 (RS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each remaining ch across, turn—20 sc.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn; change to B in last sc.
Rows 3 and 4: With B, ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn; change to C in last sc of Row 4.
Rows 5 and 6: With C, ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn; change to A in last sc of Row 6.
Row 7: With A, ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, sc in each sc across, 2 sc in last sc, turn—22 sc.

Shape for Thumb
Row 8: Ch 1, sc in first 10 sc, 2 sc in next 2 sc, sc in last 10 sc, turn—24 sc.
Row 9: Ch 1, sc in first 10 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in last 10 sc, turn—26 sc.
Row 10: Ch 1, sc in first 10 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, sc in last 10 sc, turn—28 sc.

Divide for Hand and Thumb
Row 11: Ch 1, sc in first 10 sc, sk next 8 sc (for thumb), sc in next 10 sc, turn—20 sc.
Row 12: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
Repeat last row until hand measures 4 1/2"/11.5cm, measured from last C-colored row.

Top of Hand
Next Row: Ch 1, *sc2tog, sc in next sc; repeat from * across to last 2 sc, sc2tog, turn—13 sc.
Next Row: Ch 1, *sc2tog; repeat from * across to last st, sc in last st, turn—7 sc.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail for gathering top and sewing mitten seam.

Thumb
Row 1: With RS facing, join A with sc in first of the 8 skipped thumb sts, sc in next 7 skipped thumb sts, turn—8 sc.
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in each sc across, turn.
Repeat last row until thumb measures 1 1/4"/3cm, measured from Row 1 of thumb.

Next Row: Ch 1, [sc2tog] 4 times—4 sc.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail for gathering top and sewing thumb seam.

Cord (make 1)
With A, ch 100. Fasten off.

 FINISHING

Using yarn needle, thread tail at top of thumb through stitches of last row and pull gently to gather. With tail, sew sides of thumb together. Using yarn needle, thread tail at top of hand through stitches of last row and pull gently to gather. With tail, sew sides of mitten together. Sew each end of cord to one mitten. Weave in ends.