Sunday, December 13, 2009
SUZIE’S FRATERNAL STRIPES BABY MITTS
SIZE: 0-3 months
Sock yarn (Super Fine) about 1/2 ounce (15 gm)
Size D (3.0 mm) crochet hook
1. Read the instructions all the way through before beginning.
2. The first 19 rounds are worked in continuous rounds. Move your marker up every round. Okay confession, I only used a marker for the first 5 rounds, once I was working even I just counted the rounds and eyeballed it.
Round 1: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. DO NOT join, place marker. (6 sts)
Round 2: 2 sc in each st. (12 sts)
Round 3: Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st. Repeat around. (18 sts)
Round 4: Sc in 2 sts, 2 sc in next st. Repeat around. (24 sts)
Round 5: Sc in 2 sts, 2 sc in next st. Repeat around. (32 sts)
Rounds 6-20: Work even. (32 sts)
Mitt should measure about 3 inches.
Round 21: Sc, ch 1, skip 1. Repeat around. Slipstitch in first sc. (16 sc, 16 ch 1 sp)
Round 22: Ch 2 (do not count as first dc), dc in each st and ch 1 sp. Join with a slipstitch in top of first dc. (32 sts)
Round 23: Ch 2 (do not count as first dc), dc in each st. Join with a slipstitch in top of first dc. (32 sts)
Chain 70, Fasten off. Weave in and out of eyelet round. Tie in bow.