Photo of StephCat

All You Need Is Mitts

from Sunset Cat Designs by Stephannie Tallent
(6) Name: 'Knitting : All You Need Is Mitts
All You Need Is Mitts
All You Need Is Mitts

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cabling, simple stranded knitting, knitting in the round, hemmed bind off, Vikkel braid, two color braided cast on

Pattern Description:

Make some special mitts for your mom (or anyone you love)!

These mitts incorporate a variety of techniques: two color cast on, Vikkel braids, picot hem, closed cables, corrugated ribbing....options are given, however, for simpler mittens.


26 sts & 38 rounds = 4in / 10cm in st st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • SIZE Women's Medium FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Palm circumference: 73/4in / 19.5cm Cuff length: 2in / 5cm Total length: approximately 8in / 21.5cm


  • YARN Approximately 200 yds MC & 50 yds CC of DK weight yarn. Shown in Knit Picks City Tweed DK, 55% merino wool, 25% superfine alpaca, 20% donegal tweed, 123 yds / 50g ball, 2 balls MC (Romance) and 1 ball CC (Lemon Curd) NEEDLES US2 / 2.75mm, or size to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • (3) stitch markers, one unique for beginning of round; yarn needle; cable needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks City Tweed
pdf Digital Download


Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Hi! I live in Hermosa Beach, California, with husband Dave, dog Rigel and Tonkinese cats Meggie and Cali.

I've been knitting on & off for the past 30+ years, and began publishing my knitting ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (44) »