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Bamboo Thicket Mitts

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Bamboo Thicket Mitts
Bamboo Thicket Mitts
Bamboo Thicket Mitts Bamboo Thicket Mitts

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on, cast off, knit, purl, make 1, k2tog, cable cast on

Pattern Description:

The stretchy Bamboo stitch makes these fingerless mitts great for gifting as they fit pre-teens to adult men hands. Make them short or long, with contrasting cuffs or no thumbs - it's your choice!

Please use a stretchy DK or heavy sport weight yarn. A wool or wool mix yarn is recommended for this pattern, pure hemp or bamboo is not suitable.

Testers said:
"This is the best 'one size fits most' glove I've tried!"
"A lovely knit, very enjoyable."


Gauge: 20 sts/17 rows over 5 cm/2 inches in Bamboo Stitch pattern (unstretched and unblocked).

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished size approximately 18 cm/7 inches long, 7 cm/2.75 inches across (unstretched and unblocked).


  • 146 meter/160 yards DK weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 mm/US2 1/2 needles (or appropriate to get gauge)
  • Scrap yarn
  • Tapestry needle
  • Stitch marker

Suggested yarn:

160 yards of DK weight

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I cannot remember how or when I started crafting, but most likely at school back when girls were taught sewing and knitting, while the boys had woodcrafting. Nowadays, I work hard at insulating my ...

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