Ladybug Picnic Mittens pattern by Elinor Brown
These mittens take their name from the Sesame Street counting sketch about a ladybug picnic. In the XS child-size mitten, like in the song, there are twelve ladybugs, although the larger sized mittens have fifteen ladybugs. The mittens feature a picot cuff and red and black braid at the cuff, a peasant thumb, and a rounded top. The ladybugs are knitted into the mitten; however, the bugs’ spots and feet are duplicate stitched on afterwards.
Freebie Friday- Part 1- Stranded Snow Mittens Child Size
I made this mismatched pair of mittens for my granddaughter in '06 (this is an old pic, but they still look pretty good, if a little worn and well-loved). This week's pattern and chart is for the Snowman mitten. Next week's will be the snowflake mitten. These mittens are the same on the front and back, so you can make a pair of either, or replicate my mis-mated pair. If you want to make them shorter, begin the top decreases a little earlier (it won't mess up the snowman heads too much). If…
Flamingo Mittens - Knitting Patterns and Crochet Patterns from KnitPicks.com
Yes, these mittens feature everyones favourite long-legged, lawn-dwelling, plastic-feathered friend, the ornamental flamingo. Fun, kitschy, vintage-inspired handwear for the winterIf you've never done stranded colorwork, this is a great introduction! There are full-colour charts, large pictures and detailed instructions, all wrapped up in a nice 4-page .pdf. Pattern includes instructions for both full mittens and for fingerless mittens. Perfect for use with Palette yarn, both versions take…
Herzerl pattern by contrabas knits
For the past few years I have made my niece mittens for Christmas. She paints her hand on a piece of paper with the design being what she wants her new mittens to look like. This year the design was a red heart on pink background. I hope she doesn´t mind a few more hearts!