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Back Woods Mittens

from Nature Girl Knits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Back Woods Mittens
Back Woods Mittens
Back Woods Mittens
Back Woods Mittens
Back Woods Mittens

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • making a thumb gussett
  • cable knitting

Pattern Description:

Knit a pair of warm chunky knit mittens. Keep your hands toasty warn this winter with these mittens. These feature a braided cable that goes down the middle of the mittens. They have lots of stretch and will fit most hands be they big or small.


Using larger needle, 12 sts and 16 rows = 4 in (10 cm) in St st worked in the round (K every round).

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • one size fits most


  • 4 double pointed needles in US 10.5 and US 13

You Will Also Need:

  • one split ring marker
  • 2 stitch markers
  • cable needle
  • row counter

Suggested yarn:

75 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

lion brand wool-ease thick and quick