Aww I love designing anything for babies, these thumb less baby scratch mitts are
so cute, warm and cozy, easy to pull on and with a tie ribbon bow they will stay on.
Designed to fit a 3 to 6 month baby, they are quick to crochet and make a lovely
gift for baby showers etc.
Scratch Mitts CNC16
RS. Right Side
sc. Single Crochet
dc. Double Crochet
sl st. Slip Stitch
Base of ch. Work in first stitch
Finished size approx: 3-6 Months
I have used:-
Small amounts of Stylecraft Special DK in colors 1 & 2
OR an equivalent yarn i.e
Small amounts of Worsted Weight #3 in color 1 & 2
a suggested yarn for this would be Red Heart Baby Hugs Yarn
4.00mm crochet hook, small amount of 6mm ribbon and 1 ribbon rosebud
GAUGE – 5sc and 5 rows measures approx 1 Inch
Using color 1 make a magic circle, ch3, (RS) work 9dc in ring, pull loose thread to close circle, sl st to top of ch3 on beginning of round. Turn. (9dc + ch3)
Round 2 – ch1, 2sc in base of ch1, 2sc in each dc to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Turn. (20sc)
Round 3 – ch1, 2sc in base of ch1, 1sc in each sc to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Turn. (21sc)
Round 4 – ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, 1sc in each sc to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Turn.
Rpt Round 4 until 8 rounds have been worked from beginning. Fasten off.
Join in color 2, rpt Round 4 until 13 rounds have been worked from beginning. Turn.
Round 14 – (Eyelet Holes) ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, 1sc in next sc, * ch2, skip 1sc, 1sc in each of next 2sc, * rpt from * to * to last sc, ch2, skip last sc, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Turn. (7 eyelet holes)
Round 15 – ch1, 1sc in base of ch1, 1sc in each ch2 space and sc to end, sl st to first sc on beginning of round. Turn. (21sc)
Rounds 16 & 17 – Rpt Round 4.
Round 18 – (picot row) ch1, * (1sc, ch3, 1sc) in next sc, skip 1sc, * rpt from * to * to end, sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
Finishing – Weave in and trim off any loose ends of yarn, thread ribbon through eyelet holes on wrist and tie in a bow, I have decorated with a ribbon rosebud, but this optional.
I hope you enjoy making these baby scratch mitts, make sure you pin this post by clicking the picture below so you don’t loose. Get matching crisscross bonnet to make a set here.
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