This motif comes from an Estonian mitten pattern. You can see the mittens here. Muhv has graciously permitted me to copy her combination of traditional stitch patterns for the cuff she added to her mittens.
Kids and adults alike can get behind these Insanely Adorable Kitten Mittens. Whether the cold weather just refuses to let up, or you& going on an exciting ski trip, these knit mittens are going to be the cutest out there.