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.
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Baby Scratch Mitts
Pattern Number 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
An equivalent yarn would be light worsted weight #3
4.00mm Clover crochet hook, small amount of 6mm ribbon
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 the 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 the first sc on the 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 the ribbon through the 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.
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