Dorset Mitts (Child Size)

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Dorset Mitts (Child Size) Pattern


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Knitting: Dorset Mitts (Child Size)
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Dorset Mitts (Child Size) Dorset Mitts, Ridged Option
Dorset Mitts (Child Size) Dorset Mitts, Plain Option

Pattern Details:

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • cast off
  • knit stitch
  • purl stitch
  • knitting in the round with dpns

Pattern Description:

Dorset Mitts for little girls feature a gusseted thumb, and dainty, picot edging.

Choose between the sweet and simple version, or the fancier version with ridges at top and bottom.


5 stitches per inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • small (3-4 yrs, 5.5" circumference)
  • medium (5-7 yrs, 6" circumference)
  • large (8-10 yrs, 6.5" circumference)


  • worsted weight yarn (1 skein will make more than 1 pair)
  • size 6 dpn (or correct size to achieve gauge)
  • stitch holder or scrap yarn
  • tapestry needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berrocco Ultra Alpaca

About Designer

About Designer

KristinaSchmidt on

I live in the beautiful Green Mountains of Vermont, with my husband, two children, and a couple of crazy, lovable feline friends.

I love creating beautiful and practical handmade bags and handknit treasures.

I have an etsy shop (, where I sell handmade bags and handknits. I also have a Facebook page

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