Free Unisex Fingerless Mitts Crochet Pattern
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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.
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.