Free crochet mitten pattern for beginners
Free crochet mittens for beginners tutorial

Free crochet mitten pattern for beginners

Free crochet mitten pattern for beginners

 

Free crochet mitten pattern for beginners. If you have been searching youtube for an easy knit pattern? Then you have come to the right place. I will teach you how to crochet mitten step by step. The crochet mittens are very similar to the slipper pattern we created a few weeks ago. We will be using the Front post double crochet throughout this pattern. This stitch gives the mitten a much thicker feel while only using worsted weight yarn. I give pattern adjustment for all adult sizes.

PATTERN

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Materials

1.5 skeins RedHeart Super Saver(#4 worsted weight yarn)  400 yards

6.5 mm crochet hook

Scissors

 

Size: Womens one size fits most

Gauge: 3 fpdc rounds = 1.5 inch

 

Stitches

Sk- Skip

Slp st- Slip stitch

Ch- Chain

Hdc- Half Double Crochet

Dc- Double crochet

Specialty Stitches

Fphdc- Yarn over, insert hook from the front side of the work right to left around the post of the indicated stitch on a previous row;

yo and pull up a loop (3 lps on hook)

yo and draw through all 3 lps on hook (1 lp on hook)

Fpdc- Yarn over, insert hook from the front side of the work right to left around the post of the indicated stitch on a previous row;

yo and pull up a loop (3 lps on hook)

yo and draw through two lps (2 lps on hook)

yo and draw through two lps (1 lp on hook)

Fpdc2tog- Yarn over, insert hook from the front side of the work right to left around the post of 2 stitches on a previous row;

yo and pull up a loop (3 lps on hook)

yo and draw through two lps (2 lps on hook)

yo and draw through two lps (1 lp on hook)

 

*Note Chain 1 doesn’t count as a stitch.

Mitten 

Round 1: Magic ring. Ch, 1, 11 dc into ring.  Slp st to join (11)

Round 2: Ch 1, 2 fpdc in each st. Slp st to join(22)

Round 3-13: Ch 1, fpdc in each st. Slp st to join. (22)

Round 14: Ch 1, fpdc 9 sts. Ch 6, sk 2. Fpdc until end, slp st to join. (26) (video 6:02)

Round 15: Ch 1, fpdc 9 sts. Dc next 6 ch sts. Fpdc until end, slp st to join (26)

Round 16-17: Ch 1, fpdc each st, slp st to join. (26)

Round 18: Ch 1, (fpdc 11 sts, fpdc2tog) 2 times total. Slp st to join (24)

Round 19: Ch 1, (fpdc 4 sts, fpdc2tog) 4 times total. Slp st to join (20)

Round 20-23: Ch 1, fpdc each st. Slp st to join. (20)

 

 

Thumb 

Turn glove upside down (fingers face you). We are working in the Skip 2 fpdc.  Attach yarn to 1st fpdc.

Round 1: Ch 1, fphdc  2 sts, hdc 2 sts in gap between next group of sts. Fphdc 6 sts, hdc 2 in gap before join, slp st to join. (12)

Round 2-4: Ch1, fpdc each st, slp st to join. (12)

Round 5: Ch 1, fpdc2tog around, slp st to join. Fasten off, leave long tail for sewing (6)

 

With needle sew close the small hole on the thumb.