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Crimpy Mitts

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Crimpy Mitts
Crimpy Mitts
Crimpy Mitts
Crimpy Mitts
Crimpy Mitts
Crimpy Mitts

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Techniques & Skills Used: Cable CO, knit/purl, tuck stitch, increasing/decreasing; both a photo and video tutorial are provided for the tuck stitch.

Pattern Description:

The Crimpy Mitts are long armwarmers with fun textural tucks at the wrist, which create a built-in slouchy look. Ribbing detail on the thumb matches the extra long cuffs, which add texture and warmth and are perfect to wear with three-quarter length sleeves. These mitts are companions to the Crimp hat.


Gauge: 20 st and 28 rows/4" in stockinette stitch.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Size: S (M, L): 6.5 (7.25, 8)" palm circumference, 4 (4.5, 5)" length from wrist. Cuff length = approximately 9.5".


  • Yarn: Malabrigo Yarn Rios (100% superwash merino wool, 210 yards/100g), 1 skein. Size M shown in Cumparsita. 2 skeins are needed to make both the hat and mitts.

You Will Also Need:

  • Other Materials: US 7 (4.5mm) dpns or 32" circular needle if using Magic Loop, or size t

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Jennifer Dassau on
the Delaware River Valley, NJ USA
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Recovering attorney and emigree from Seventh Avenue, I like writing patterns almost as much as knitting them. Visit me at

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