Mini Mittens by Amanda Berry

Mini Mittens

October 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
US 6 - 4.0 mm
The mitten is approximately 9cm tall (not including the hanging loop).
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I made these little mittens in green to decorate my Christmas tree, and in pink and blue to make a baby shower bunting.

This pattern is worked flat on straight needles to make it easier for beginner knitters, but you could easily convert it to knitting in the round if you prefer.

THE PATTERN INCLUDES: Row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place, instructions for making the mitten, a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques, a materials list and recommended yarns. The pattern is 2 pages and written in English.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles. To make a hanging loop I worked a single crochet chain, but you could use a length of yarn or ribbon instead. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work a make 1 increase and k2tog decrease, and sew seams.


  • A pair of straight 4mm knitting needles (US 6)
  • A 4mm crochet hook (US G/6) to make the hanging loop
  • Less than 8g of double knitting yarn (DK or light worsted weight) per mitten

Copyright © 2015 Amanda Berry
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I have no objection if you wish to make these mittens to sell to raise funds for charity. However please do not reproduce or sell this pattern.