Smitten Mittens

What better way to warm up your hands this Winter than with a pair of fun furry smitten animal mittens!  What type of animal are these mittens you ask?  The choice is up to you! Cat, owl, bird, or bear, all that matters is that when it comes to keeping you warm, indeed they care 🙂  “Smitten Mittens” are knit with super bulky yarn for unmatched warmth, and feature a detachable top for your fingerless needs.  Guaranteed to make onlookers smile and an excellent present, these mittens were designed to brighten up your Winter and make it more pleasant!

All pieces are knit using double-pointed needles.  These cute little characters were intended to be an Owl and a Cat, but could be many animals, I look forward to seeing what creative ideas you come up with! They make fun puppets too!

blue green owl mittensPrice: $4.00  This pattern is part of the Color Me Cute Accessories Collection, a collection of 5 patterns for $14!

Skill Level: Easy

Yarn Weight: Super Bulky (80-100 yards)

Recommended Yarn: Loops & Threads “Cozy Wool” or Lion Brand “Thick & Quick”

Needles: US 8 (5mm) double pointed needles (set of 4)

Sizes: One Size

Notions: Stitch holder, tapestry needle, sewing needle and thread, 4 black buttons

Gauge: 12 sts and 18 rows = 4″ in Stockinette Stitch

Buying Options: After checkout, you will receive a link to instantly download the .pdf pattern.  If you are a member of Ravelry, the pattern will automatically show up in your library!  You can also purchase this pattern through my Girly Knits pattern stores on Ravelry, Craftsy, and Etsy.

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Customer Projects and Reviews:

“Absolutely LOVED how these mittens turned out, So Stinking Cute!! And their young recipients adored them. Immediately put them on, and did not take them off (rumour has it one of the girls even slept with her’s on!). As I discovered, they are also awesome for hand puppets! :)” -Audrey (AudreyKnits on Ravelry)

“These were easily knit up in a day! They’re totally fabulous and she’s absolutely in love with them. I don’t think they’re coming off her hands!” -Tanya (yarnosaurus on Ravelry)

“I decided not to add the ears and turn my mittens into birdies. I think they turned out really cute! Super quick and easy pattern for immediate gratification–LOVE IT!!” -Kelly (KellyFaith on Ravelry)

“My daughter requested a pair of these. They were a fun, quick knit!” -Mandy (Marjoram on Ravelry)

“Such a cute, quick, and satisfying knit!” -Chris (CHRISKNITS1 on Ravelry)

“These mitts are so adorable!!! Pattern is easy to follow and very well written. I wish I had a pair of these when I was a kid!” -Lori (davenlori98 on Ravlery)

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