Handy with knitting needles or a crochet hook? These pretty patterns for handwarmers and mittens will keep you nice and snug come Guy Fawkes Night. Whether you need a new pair yourself, or want to make some cosy presents for friends and family, finish up your latest round on the best new bingo sites, pick up your favorite wool and get crafty!
1. Cosy crochet mittens
We love this classic looking pattern, something about that basic mitten shape just looks so snug! The extra, textured detailing is a really nice addition too. Find the full pattern here.
2. “Thrummed” knitted mittens
A mere $1.50 will give you access to this amazing pattern from Ravelry. These super cute knitted mittens are delightfully chunky, with a very pleasing heart-shaped pattern.
3. Cabled crochet wrist warmers
We love this delicately simple wrist warmer pattern from All About Ami. We’ll take a pair in all of the colours in our wool stashes, please.
4. Whichaway fingerless knitted mitts
Simple, graphic and ever so slightly quirky, this cute fingerless mitten pattern is totally free, speedy to knit and definitely cool.
5. Classic knitted mittens
These vintage-look classic mittens make us think of ice skating on lakes and old 50s movies. Use Purl Bee’s great pattern-come-tutorial for free!
6. Chunky button crochet handwarmers
Could this be the perfect chunky, autumnal handwarmer? It comes pretty close! Here’s the complete tutorial from Crochet Dreamz.
7. Ishabel & Elena knitted mittens
Get two pretty knitted mitten patterns for the (free!) price of one thanks to the talented Exchanging Fire on Craftsy.com. Here’s her wonderful tutorial.
8. Cabled & knitted arm warmers
Here’s a slightly longer arm warmer pattern for those cold nights when you want to stay extra warm. Another freebie courtesey of Yarnity over at Craftsy.
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