Constantine Mittens

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Constantine Mittens Pattern


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Knitting: Constantine Mittens
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • cable

Pattern Description:

Constantine Mittens are a super cosy, chunky, unisex pair of cabled mittens you can knit up in a weekend. This pattern is much easier than it looks and the result so snug these will become a firm favourite.

Please see my pattern library for the matching hat - and for an ebook discounted set of the two patterns.


Small and Large - 20 sts and 28 rows per 10cm/4" in stocking stitch, knit flat on 4.5mm (US 7) needles.

Medium and X Large - 17 sts and 25 rows per 10cm/4" in stocking stitch, knit flat on 5.5mm (US 9) needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small(hand measures approx 19cm/7.5" around palm)
  • Medium(hand measures approx 20.5cm/8" around palm)
  • Large(hand measures approx 23cm/9" around palm)
  • X Large(hand measures approx 25.5cm/10" around palm)


  • Approx 75-100g / 2.6-3.5oz 130-195m / 142.5-213yds of Erika Knight 'Vintage Wool' in 'Flax'
  • 5 x 4mm (US 6) double pointed needles (small and large sizes only)
  • 5 x 4.5mm (US 7) double pointed needles (all sizes)
  • 5 x 4.5mm (US 7) double pointed needles (all sizes)
  • 5 x 5.5mm (US 9) double pointed needles (medium and x large size only)
  • 1 stitch marker
  • 1 sewing needle
  • 1 cable needle

Suggested yarn:

213 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Erika Knight 'Vintage'



About Designer

About Designer

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My mum taught me to knit when I was 5 - I have early memories of sitting with a skein around my wrists while she wound it into a ball. I had a big imagination though and I suppose got interested in other things until I was older. When I was 21, I found myself at a houseparty, and one of the girls there had a bag of knitting. I thought it was so cool, I made her remind me there and then, and since ...

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