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Reindeer Mittens

Crafting Time:
  • Varies
Skill Level:
  • Intermediate
Project Courtesy of: Lion Brand
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SUPPLIES & TOOLS:

  • Lion Brand® Vanna’s Choice® Yarns, 1 skein each: Toffee (A); Scarlet (B); Chocolate (C)
  • Crochet hook size G-6 [4.25 mm] or size for gauge
  • Stitch markers
  • Large-eyed blunt needle
  • Scissors
  • Tape measure
  • Very small amount of stuffing for Antlers
  • Small amount of black yarn to embroider face

GAUGE: 14 sc + 17 rnds = 4" [10 cm]

DIRECTIONS:

Pattern is written for smallest size. Changes for larger sizes in ( ). Circle all numbers pertaining to size before beginning.
SIZES: Child Small (2-3 years), Medium (4-7 years), Large (8-12 years) Finished Circumference of hand: 51?2 (7, 8)" [14 (18, 20.5) cm] Finished Length 7(8, 81?2)" [18 (20.5, 21.5) cm], not including Antlers
STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog = sc 2 sts together: (Insert hook in next st and draw up a loop) twice, yo and draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st dec.
French Knot: Thread needle and bring from back to front through crocheted piece. Wrap yarn around needle 3 times, insert needle back into crocheted piece close to where it emerged. Tighten knot.
    NOTES:
  1. Work each Mitten in continuous rnds; do not join or turn at end of rnds.
  2. Left and right Mittens are worked the same, beg at the cuff ribbing.
  3. Ribbing is worked back and forth in rows, then joined to make a ring.
  4. Thumbs are shaped with increases.
  5. Antlers and other details are worked separately, then sewn to Mittens. Eyes and mouth are embroidered.
  6. To change yarn color, work last st of old color to last yor. Yo with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st. Proceed with new color. Fasten off old color.
    • MITTENS:
    • Make 2.
    • Cuff Ribbing:
    • With A, ch 8 (9, 10).
    • Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across – 7 (8, 9) sc at end of Row 1.
    • Rows 2-19 (23, 27): Ch 1, turn; work in back loops only, sc in each st across.
    • Fold piece in half, bringing first and last rows together.
    • Joining Row: Ch 1, turn, working through both thicknesses by working in back loops of sts of last row & foundation chains at base of Row 1, sl st in each st across to join ribbing into a ring. Do not fasten off.

    • Mitten:
    • Rnd 1 (RS): Ch 1, work 20 (24, 28) sc evenly spaced around edge of cuff, changing to B in last st; do not join – 20 (24, 28) sc at the end of this rnd. Place marker in first st to indicate beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    • Rnd 2: With B, sc in each st around. NOTE: When placing markers on Rnd 3, use a different color from beg of rnd marker.
    • Rnd 3 (Inc): Sc in first 8 (10, 12) sts, 2 sc in next st, pm in last sc made, sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, pm in first of last 2 sc made, sc in last 8 (10, 12) sts, changing to A in last st – 22 (26, 30) sc at the end of Rnd 3.
    • Rnd 4 (Inc): With A, sc in each st to next marked st, 2 sc in marked st, move marker to last sc made, sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in marked st, move marker to first of last 2 sc made, sc in each st to end of rnd – 24 (28, 32) sc.
    • Rnd 5: Sc in each st around.
    • Rnds 6-7 (8, 8): Rep Rnd 4 – 28 (34, 38) sc worked in the last rnd.
    • Remove all markers, except beg of rnd marker.
    • Rep Rnd 5 until piece measures 4 (41?2, 41?2)" [10 (11.5, 11.5) cm] from beg.

    • Thumb Opening:
    • Rnd 1: Sc in first 10 (12, 14) sts, skip next 8 (10, 10) sts for thumb, sc in last 10 (12, 14) sts – 20 (24, 28) sc.
    • Rnds 2-9 (11, 13): Sc in each st around.
    • Rnd 10 (12, 14): *Sc2tog, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around – 15 (18, 21) sc.
    • Rnd 11 (13, 15): *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around – 10 (12, 14) sc.
    • Rnd 12 (14, 16): *Sc2tog; rep from * around – 5 (6, 7) sc.
    • Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail. Thread tail through remaining sts & pull to close opening. Knot securely.

    • Thumb:
    • Rnd 1 (RS): From RS, join A with sc in first skipped st of thumb opening, sc in remaining skipped sts around thumb opening; do not join, work in continuous rnds – 8 (10, 10) sc. Place marker in first st to indicate beg of rnd, move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    • Rnds 2-5 (7, 9): Sc in each st around.
    • Rnd 6 (8, 10): *Sc2tog; rep from * around – 4 (5, 5) sc.
    • Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail. Thread tail through remaining sts; pull to close opening. Knot securely.

    • ANTLERS:
    • Make 4.
    • With C, ch 2.
    • Rnd 1: Work 5 sc in 2nd ch from hook; do not join, work in continuous rnds. Place marker in first st to indicate beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.
    • Rnds 2-7: Sc in each st around.
    • Fasten off.

    • ANTLER NUBS:
    • Make 4.
    • With C, ch 2.
    • Rnds 1-3: Work same as Rnds 1-3 of Antler.
    • Fasten off.

    • NOSE:
    • Make 2
    • With C, ch 2.
    • Rnds 1 and 2: Work same as Rnds 1 and 2 of Antler.
    • Fasten off.

    • EARS:
    • Make 4
    • With A, ch 2.
    • Rnd 1: (Sc, hdc, 2 dc, hdc, sc) in 2nd ch from hook.
    • Fasten off.

    • FINISHING:
    • Stuff Antlers, Nubs, and Noses.
    • Sew one Nub to side of each Antler.
    • Sew 2 Antlers and 2 Ears to top of each Mitten.
    • Sew a Nose to each Mitten.
    • With black yarn, embroider French knot eyes and straight stitch mouth onto each Mitten.
    • Weave in ends.

    • ABBREVIATIONS
    • beg = begin
    • ch = chain
    • dec = decreased
    • dc = double crochet
    • hdc = half double crochet
    • Inc = increased
    • rep = repeat
    • rnd = round
    • RS = right side
    • sc = single crochet
    • sl st = slip stitch
    • st = stitch
    • Yo = Yarn over

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