Handlebar Hands £2.50
Simple and quick fingerless mittens
Keeping your hands warm whilst cycling can be difficult, but not with these mittens. Colourful and cheerful, they will brighten up any grey day.
This easy to crochet pattern can be made in a fingerless or full mitten style. It uses three different colours of DK weight yarn and features alternating stripes of different stitches. This pattern is suitable for beginners.
To fit palm circumference: 18 cm (7″), 21 cm (8″) and 23 cm (9″)
Fingerless mittens length (wrist crease to mitten top): 14 cm (5.5″) all sizes
Full mittens length (wrist crease to mitten top): 22 cm (8.5″), 24 cm (9.5″) and 24 cm (9.5″)
DK weight yarn.
Shown in Rowan Tweed yarn (118m per 50g ball; 100% wool), colourways 598 Monsal Dale, 599 Dove Dale and 601 Beresford.
1 ball of each colour
Needles & Notions:
4mm (US G) crochet hook
17 stitches and 13 rows per 10 cm x 10 cm measured over lace pattern in fingering weight yarn.
Basic crochet stitches
Increasing and decreasing
Crocheting in the round.
Originally published March 2014.
Current version: Handlebar_Hands_v1.0.pdf
PDF file size: 227kb
Blog post with more information can be found here
Photography: Alan Alderson
Model: Lucy Alderson
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