Saturday, 10 December 2016

BONNIE Handwarmers

These are the simplest of handwarmers ever !



Bling them up ~ or leave them plain


Choose garter stitch borders or rib.......



Bonnie ~ DK Handwarmers

Size:
Width                   3 ¼ “,  (6 ½ “ all around)
Length                 6”

Requirements:
DK yarn                               22sts = 4” (10cm)
4mm needles

Pattern Instructions:


Ribbed  Version                              (Make two the same)

Cast on 35sts, leaving a tail to use for joining

Knit 8 rows in rib

9th Row:               S1, knit to end

10th Row:            S1, purl to last stitch, k1

Repeat the last 2 rows until the work measures 5” from the cast on edge

(If you want to make these longer  - it is easy to adjust the length here).

Knit 7 rows in rib

Cast off in rib, leaving a tail to use for joining


Fold rectangle in half with the borders at the top and bottom. Using the cast on tail, join the sides up to 2.5 inches. This is the bottom of the mitten. Using the cast off tail, seam the sides up to 1.5 inches for the top of the mitten. This should leave a 2-inch gap for the thumb.




Darn away ends

Add a decoration if desired.



Garter Stitch Version      (Make two the same)

Cast on 35sts, leaving a tail to use for joining

Knit 8 rows in garter stitch (every row knit)

9th Row:               S1, knit to end

10th Row:            S1, purl to last stitch, k1

Repeat the last 2 rows until the work measures 5” from the cast on edge

(If you want to make these longer  - it is easy to adjust the length here).

Knit 9 rows in garter stitch (every row knit)

Cast off knitwise, leaving a tail to use for joining

Fold rectangle in half with the borders at the top and bottom. Using the cast on tail, join the sides up to 2.5 inches. This is the bottom of the mitten. Using the cast off tail, seam the sides up to 1.5 inches for the top of the mitten. This should leave a 2-inch gap for the thumb.

Darn away ends

Add a decoration if desired.



You will find the instructions for this knitted flower at ~

UPDATE ~ I have now added a version of these handwarmers with a cable pattern. 
They look great! You will find the instructions  at ~ 




I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.  
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.
However, please do not copy my patterns

 Copyright © 2016 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved

This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced or republished on another webpage or website.

‘This work is registered with the UK Copyright Service.’

6 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for this lovely pattern! I cannot wait to do it... it's just a same that I cannot keep up with the patterns you post ����

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    1. The question marks are meant to be smiley faces :) :)

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    2. These are so quick to knit - you will have them done in no time! x

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  2. I have so many patterns now that I just can’t keep up with all the comments and questions on this page, ravelry, pinterest and other sites. However, I DO want to hear from you, help you and see your lovely makes! I have a very lively facebook group page – please join me and over 6,700 other members. I check in every day and if I am not available, someone else usually is. The group is ~
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  3. Thank you for ur pattern can't wait to knit these

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  4. Hello! I am heading to your Facebook page right after I say this...this pattern is exactly what I have been trying to find everywhere!! I really can't wait to make them as gifts, myself, and just to have a few on hand (no pun intended!). Thank you so, so much!! ❤💕🙏

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