Rebecca Mitts

Rebecca Mitts are perfect for enjoying your favorite cup of hot chocolate on a sunny winter’s day. Worked in the round from the cuff up, this is an easy pattern that’s perfect for the girl who is addicted to her favorite coffee shop.

Skill Level: Easy

Size: Small (Large) to fit hand circumference 6.5 (7)” at knuckles

Gauge: 13 sts and 20 rows = 4” [10 cm] in St st

Materials

Yarn: Toby Roxane Designs Cozy Bulky (80% Superwash Merino, 20% Nylon); 76 yards [83 meters]/100 grams): Hothouse (1 skein)

Needles: US size 10.75 (7.0 mm) DPNs

Notions: Markers, removable markers, waste yarn for holding thumb stitches, tapestry needle

Abbreviations

slm – slip marker

m – marker

Special Stitches

RC (right cross): Knit 2 together without slipping stitches off needle, then knit into first stitch again, slipping both stitches off needle.

LC (left cross): Knit into back loop of second stitch on left needle, then knit first two stitches together through back loop.

Pattern Notes

This pattern is worked in the round from the cuff up.

Pattern

Left Mitt

Cuff

CO 18 (20) sts. Distribute among DPNs and join to work in the rnd, being careful not to twist sts. Place a removable marker to indicate beg of rnd.
Rnd 1: *K1, p1; rep from * to end.

Rep Rnd 1, 8 more times for a total of 9 rnds of ribbing.

Hand

Rnd 1: LC, knit to end.
Rnd 2 (and all even-numbered rnds unless otherwise directed): Knit.

Rnd 3: K1, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 5: K2, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 7: K1, pm, m1, k1, m1, pm, k1, LC, knit to end. (20 (22) sts)

Rnd 9: K1, slm, m1, knit to m, m1, slm, k2, LC, knit to end. (22 (24) sts)

Rnd 11: K1, slm, m1, knit to m, m1, slm, k3, LC, knit to end. (24 (26) sts)

Rnd 13: K1, remove m, transfer 7 thumb sts to waste yarn, remove m, k4, LC, knit to end. (17 (19) sts)

Rnd 15: K5, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 17: K6, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 19: K7, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 21: K8, LC, knit to end.

Rnd 22: Purl.

BO all sts.

Thumb

Distribute 7 held thumb sts over DPNs. Pick up and knit 1 st in the gap where the thumb joins the hand. (8 sts.)

Knit 2 rnds.

BO all sts.

Right Mitt

Cuff

Work as for Left Mitt.

Body

Rnd 1: Knit to last 2 sts, RC.

Rnd 2 (and all even-numbered rnds unless otherwise directed): Knit.

Rnd 3: Knit to last 3 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 5: Knit to last 4 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 7: K1, pm, m1, k1, m1, pm, knit to last 5 sts, RC, knit to end. (20 (22) sts)

Rnd 9: K1, slm, m1, knit to m, m1, slm, knit to last 6 sts, RC, knit to end. (22 (24) sts)

Rnd 11: K1, slm, m1, knit to m, m1, slm, knit to last 7 sts, RC, knit to end. (24 (26) sts)

Rnd 13: K1, remove m, transfer 7 thumb sts to waste yarn, remove m, knit to last 8 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 15: Knit to last 9 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 17: Knit to last 10 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 19: Knit to last 11 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 21: Knit to last 12 sts, RC, knit to end.

Rnd 22: Purl.

BO all sts.

Thumb

Work as for Left Mitt.

Finishing

Weave in all ends. Block if desired.

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