Infants to Six Months Mittens Pattern #94

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YARN: 1-ounce of Knitting Worsted or 1-ounce of Germantown.
NEEDLES: 1-pr. #3 Single Point.

Starting at the cuff with the #3 needles, cast on 29 sts and work in the moss stitch Pattern.
1st ROW: K 1, p 1, repeat across the row. Repeat row 1 for the pattern. Work in the moss stitch pattern for 1½ inches.

BEADING ROW – K 1 st, * yarn over, knit 2 sts together, repeat from * across the row, ending with yarn over, k 2 sts together. Purl on the next row. Now work in stockinette stitch (k 1 row, p 1 row) until the mitten measures 2¼ inches from the beading.

DECREASES AT THE TIP OF THE MITTEN: 1st dec: * k 3 sts, k 2 sts together, repeat from * across the row ending with k 4 sts. Purl across the next row.
2nd dec: * K 2 sts, k 2 sts together, repeat from * across the row. Bind off all sts. Break the yarn, leaving 10 inches. Thread a sewing needle and fold the mitten in two. Sew across the tip of the mitten and along the side.


Trim with ribbon as in illustration.