Hand knit thumbless wool blend baby mittens on a coat string.
Baby's wool/nylon blend thumbless winter mittens with a coat cord are hand knit in smooth stockinette stitch with seamless construction. Left and right mitts are interchangeable. Ribbed cuffs gently hug the wrist.
The no-thumb mittens are joined with a 32" (81.28 cm) long coat string to prevent them from being lost. Simply slip each mitten through a jacket sleeve and secure the cord with a safety pin to the inside back neck of the jacket to secure the cord in place.
These traditionally crafted mittens are knit by hand in-the-round (not cranked on a machine!) with superfine weight yarn on US size 1 (2.25 mm diameter) double-pointed needles to obtain a gauge of 9 stitches x 12 rows per inch â that's 108 stitches per square inch! This fine, tight gauge creates a warm, durable fabric.
The no-thumb mittens are joined with a French knit tubular coat cord to prevent them from being lost. Simply slip each mitten through a jacket sleeve and secure the cord with the safety pin (included) to the inside back neck of the jacket to secure the cord in place.
Sized for baby â approximately newborn to 6 months (7 to 18 lbs)
Actual mitten measurements:
Hand length: 2.875" (7.30 cm) â measuring from wrist crease to tip of longest finger
Hand width (unstretched): 2" (5.308 cm)
Cuff length: 1.5" (23.81 cm)
Cord length: 32" (81.28 cm)
Color: "Antique Rose" 3971 â random width stripes of light pink, dark rose, peach-pink, burnt orange, dark red-orange, light gray, and gray-blue
Fiber Content and Care Instructions:
Long-wearing, four-ply yarn (imported from Romania) is a blend of 70% superwash wool/30% nylon. Hand or machine washable in cold water. Lay flat to dry (recommended) or tumble dry on low. Superwash wool does not felt. Do not iron or bleach.
SPECIAL NOTE: Stock photos. Because these mittens are knit with self-striping/patterning variegated yarn, no two pairs will ever be exactly the same. The patterning of the pair you receive may vary slightly from what is shown in the pictures.
Barking Dog Designs creates cheerful, colorful, and practical, hand knit and crocheted accessories and clothing for children. All items are made in the Texas Hill Country with my own two hands and are ready to ship.
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