Friday, July 31, 2009
FREE KNIT PATTERN PREEMIE AND NEWBORN MITTENS
Knit 1 stitch, Purl 1 stitch for 2”
Increase: *Knit 4, Make 1* around = 25 stitches
(Make 1: One increase worked by lifting horizontal thread lying between needles and placing it onto left needle. Work this new stitch through the back loop.)
Purl 1 row
Work in stockinette (Knit 1 row, Purl 1 row) until total length is 4”
Next row Knit 3 stitches, Knit 2 stitches together
Next row Purl 2 stitches, Purl 2 stitches together
Next row knit 2 stitches together = 5 stitches
Cut yarn (keeping a 12” tail).
Draw tail onto the 5 stitches.
Hand sew the sides mitten.
*** You can use double pointed needles for omit the seam. ***