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Maker's Mitts

Maker's Mitts

This ingenious pair of mitts are fingerless to allow full crocheting movement, but they have flaps that can be folded down over the fingers when it's chilly. Sometimes a gal needs full-blown mittens.

■ Bessie May Smile (100% extra fine merino, 50g/120m), 2 balls of Yarn A Cloud (3180), small amounts of Yarn B Berry (3080)

■ A 3mm (US C/2 or D/3) hook 

■ Stitch markers

■ Tapestry needle

Cabled Mitts

Cabled  Mitts

Cabled Mitts by Brenda K. B. Anderson

A beautiful V-shaped cable accents these fingerless gloves stitched in soft yarn. Make them for someone special on your list.

What you'll need

YARN

RED HEART With Love, 7 oz/198g skeins, each approx 370 yd/338m (acrylic)

• 1 skein #1701 Hot Pink

Aster Fingerless Gloves

Aster Fingerless Gloves

Otherwise simple hand warmers get an extra style factor with the addition of a double line of ruffles accenting the outside edge. A clever new way of creating the thumb shaping eliminates the need for working in rows.

FINISHED SIZES: Instructions given fit size small; changes for medium and large are in [].

FINISHED GARMENT MEASUREMENTS: 3 inches across Hand x 8 inches long (small) [33/4 inches across Hand x 9 inches long (medium), 41/4 inches across Hand x 91/2 inches long (large)]

MATERIALS: Cascade Yarns Venezia medium (worsted) weight wool/silk yarn (31/2oz/218 yds/100g per hank): 1 [1, 2] hank(s) #174 mulberry