Category Archives: mittens

FREEBIE Kinos Mittens

Kinos Mittens

These mitts are super cool and perfect for the person who likes something funky and original. They use affordable Cascade 220 (for substitutes see below), and are a great way to make use of leftovers you have kicking around. You’ll need 50g or the main colour (grey in the picture above), and 15 to 20g of the other 6 colours.

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FREEBIE Sydänmaa Mittens

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Sydänmaa Mittens

OK, there are only 5 weeks until the holidays – time to get down to business! These mitts make a great gift, anyone would love their simple, classic look, and they only use one skein of affordable Cascade 220. If you think they might end up in the wash consider using a superwash yarn like Cascade 220 Superwash, Berroco Vintage, or Malabrigo Rios.

Yarn Options

One skein of any of these yarns will do:

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RESTOCKED Madelientosh Unicorn Tails

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Madelinetosh Unicorn Tails

Madelinetosh Unicorn Tails area mini version of Tosh Merino Light, a 100% superwash merino wool, single-ply fingering weight yarn. Each incredibly soft hank is hand-dyed in small dye lots. They’re the perfect yarn for granny squares, fair isle, or adding an accent colour to your project. Each hank of Unicorn Tails is unique. There are no dye lots and hanks may vary. The yarn colour you receive may look different than the colour pictured.

  • 100% Superwash Merino Wool
  • 12g/ 47m (52yds)
  • Fingering Weight
  • 2.5mm/US1.5 to 3.5mm/US4 needles
  • 6.5 to 7.5 sts per inch on 2mm to 2.75mm/US 1 to 2
  • Machine wash in cold water, lay flat two dry

 

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FREEBIE Burly Mitts

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Burly Mitts

These mitts are simple but interesting, and knit up fast with bulky yarn and big needles! One skein of deliciously soft and airy Fleece Artist Merino Stream makes a pair – perfect holiday gift?

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FREEBIE Thrummed Mitten Kits

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Fleece Artist Thrummed Mitten Kits

Thrumming is a very old technique that is seriously fun and functional. Small tufts of roving (wool that hasn’t been spun into yarn yet) are knit into the garment creating a fuzzy warm layer on the inside and irresistible dots of colour the outside. As you wear them, the thrummed roving felts down, keeping your hands warm and cozy (take note dog owners, these are ideal winter dog walking mitts).

Each kit is individually hand dyed, no two will be exactly alike and the mittens will be the colour of the yarn and the thrums (roving) will peek through. This kit can also be used to make Thrummed Socks (great as house-socks or slippers) and does not include needles (3.5mm/US4 double pointed needles).

Kit Includes

  • Pattern & instructions  (or you can download them free HERE)
  • Yarn: Fleece Artist Blue Face Leicester Aran, 125g (100% wool)
  • Roving: 60g (100% wool)
  • Sizes included: Child, Adult Small, Adult Medium, and Adult Large.

 

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NEW Fleece Artist Thrum Mitten (& Sock) Kits

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Fleece Artist Thrum Mitten Kit

Thrumming is a very old technique that is seriously fun and functional. Small tufts of roving (wool that hasn’t been spun into yarn yet) are knit into the garment creating a warm, fuzzy layer on the inside and irresistible dots of colour the outside. As you wear them, the thrummed roving felts down, keeping your hands warm and cozy (take note dog owners, these are ideal winter dog walking mitts).

Note: The mittens will be the colour of the yarn (usually the more neutral colour) and the thrums (roving) will peek through as little dots. This kit can also be used to make a pair of  Thrummed Socks (great as house-socks or slippers, get the free pattern HERE)! Each kit is individually hand dyed, no two will be exactly alike. Kit does not include needles:  3.5mm/US4 double pointed needles.

Kit Includes

  • Pattern & instructions for thrummed mittens (or you can download them free HERE)
  • Yarn: Fleece Artist Blue Face Leicester Aran, 125g (100% wool)
  • Roving: 60g (100% wool)
  • Sizes included: Child, Adult Small, Adult Medium, and Adult Large.

 

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FREE Pattern: Simple Wristlets

These wristlets are fast, simple, and very satisfying. They make quick, easy gifts that stand out. Designed with Malabrigo Gruesa, the yarn’s texture and depth of colour works with the simple design to create extra interest and a unique, handmade aesthetic.  

Read more about it on Ravelry
Download for FREE at knitomatic.com

They also knit up beautifully using Malabrigo Rasta, using 9mm needles. See the details for the ones we whipped up HERE


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New FREE Pattern: Simple Gauntlets

These gauntlets are fast, simple, and very satisfying. They make quick, easy gifts that stand out.

They use 1 skein of Noro Odori, a soft & comfortable yarn that changes colour all by itself (it feels like Noro Taiyo, but it’s thicker). The yarn’s texture and depth of colour works with the simple design to create extra interest and a unique, handmade aesthetic.

Read more about it on Ravelry
Download for FREE at knitomatic.com

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Pearl Chain Mitts



I love these mitts, they look like candy! 




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Instant Gratification Holiday Gifts – Free Quick Mitts!

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