Basic Bulky Mittens for Magic Loop by Liat Gat

Basic Bulky Mittens for Magic Loop

July 2012
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
3 stitches and 5 rows = 1 inch
in Stockinette stitch
US 9 - 5.5 mm
90 - 120 yards (82 - 110 m)
Small, medium, and large
This pattern is available for free.

An easy chunky mitten pattern written for Magic Loop — featuring the World’s Best Mitten Thumb and a twisted-rib cuff.

Learn how to knit Magic Loop mittens quickly using this free pattern — I’ve included links to clear, detailed KNITFreedom videos for each technique you need to know.

Skills Required:
-Knitting in the round (on Magic Loop or DPNs)
-Basic pattern-reading skills

Tricks You’ll Learn:
-How to do the two-at-a-time cast-on
-How to knit twisted rib
-How to make the World’s Best Mitten Thumb

Finished Measurements:
Sizes S (M, L): Fits a hand 7 1⁄2 (8, 8 1⁄2) inches around the hand at its widest point and 6 3⁄4 (7 1⁄4, 73⁄4) inches long from base of hand to tip of middle finger.

Options: This pattern was written so that you can easily knit these mittens two-at-a-time, and it includes links to KNITFreedom videos showing how it’s done.

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The bulky yarn makes this a one-skein project — use Malabrigo Chunky or your favorite bulky-weight wool to make a quick gift.