Row 2 (WS): Purl.Row 3: Rep Row 1—14 (16) sts.Row 4: Purl.Row 5: *K2tog; rep from * to end—7 (8)sts.Break yarn, leaving an 18" (46 cm) tail. Tread tail onto yarn needle, run needlethrough rem sts. Slip sts o needle, pull yarn tight, and fasten securely. Leavelong yarn end for sewing up.
Fold mitten with RS tog and sew seamsusing a mattress st.
Tese classic, simply made vintagemittens are the same for right andleft hands, which eliminates hassle while dressing little ones. Say good-bye to itchy wrists, thanksto a scrumptious blended yarn.Add your own embellishments— vintage buttons, embroidery,stripes, whatever you fancy.
Tip: To keep mittens from getting lost, sewone end of a 30" (76 cm) ribbon or twisted cord to each mitten cu, and pull the mit-tens through the sleeves of baby’s coat—just like Nana used to do!
0–12 months (1–3 years)
1 (1) 50 g ball Debbie Bliss CashmerinoDK (55% merino wool, 33% microber,12% cashmere; 125 yds [114 m]) in #04RedUS 5 (3.75 mm) straight needlesUS 6 (4 mm) straight needles2 stitch markers Yarn needle for nishing
22 sts and 30 rows make 4" (10 cm) withlarger needles in St st
Directions (Make 2)
With smaller needles, loosely CO 27 (31)sts.Row 1 (RS): *K1, p1; rep from * to lastst, k1.Row 2 (WS): *P1, k1; rep from * to lastst, p1.Rep Rows 1–2 until you have 10 (12)rows of rib.Change to larger needles, and work 2 (2)rows in St st.
Row 1 (RS): K13 (15), place marker, M1,k1, M1, place marker, knit to end—29(33) sts.Row 2 (WS): Purl.Row 3: K to marker, sl marker, M1, k tomarker, M1, sl marker, knit to end—31(35) sts.Rep Rows 2–3 until you have 11 (13) stsbetween markers.Next row: Purl.
Row 1: K24 (28), turn.Row 2: P4 (5), p2tog, p5 (6), turn. Work 2 (4) rows in St st on these 10 (12)sts.Next Row: K2tog 5 (6) times—5 (6) sts.Break yarn, thread tail through rem sts,and pull tight.
Rejoin yarn to sts on left needle with RSfacing, and knit to end—26 (30) sts.Cont in St st until work measures 4½"(4¾") (11.5  cm) from beg, ending with a purl row.Row 1 (RS): *K2, k2tog; rep from * tolast 2 sts, k2—20 (23) sts.
Beginner / intermediate
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