I’m so excited to share these crochet mittens with you. This mitten pattern is so sweet and creative, just like kids.
These mittens are made in a silver color with a lavender crochet heart in the center. They have a ribbed cuff and the heart is made using the graphgan technique.
This is one of the most simple crochet patterns for graphing that you’ll find. The glove pattern is small and easy to follow. And it’s worked in all over single crochet.
The crochet gloves are made using a 100% merino wool yarn. Sugar Bush Bold is soft and cozy, and warm. Perfect for a pair of kids’ mittens. It comes in tons of colors too.
If you want great stitch definition, Sugar Bush Bold is just what you need. It will make the colors stand out, and draw focus to the crochet heart.
If you’re looking for more great patterns to gift to your kiddos and other family members, check out all of these great patterns here.
Kid’s Heart Mittens Crochet Pattern
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner
Hook: H/5.00mm hook
Yarn: Sugar Bush Bold – 1 skein each silver islet color 1 and lac lavender color 2
Yardage: 45 yds of color 1, 15 yds of color 2
Tools: scissors, tapestry needle
st = stitch
c1= color 1
c2 = color 2
ch = chain
sl st= slip stitch
fpdc= front post double crochet
bpdc= back post double crochet
FINISHED SIZE: 6” long, 6.5” circumference at widest point
Gauge: 16 sc x 18 rounds = 4”
Rnd 1: With c1 ch 4. In the 2nd ch from the hook, make 3 sc. Make 2 sc in the next ch, then make 3 sc in the last ch. Working down the other side of ch, make 2 sc in the next st, sl st to join. (10 sc)
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st around. (20 sc)
Rnds 3-6: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 7: Work 5 sc in c1, 1 sc in c2, 14 sc in c1.
Rnd 8: Work 4 sc in c1, 3 sc in c2, 13 sc in c1.
Rnd 9: Work 3 sc in c1, 5 sc in c2, 12 sc in c1.
Rnds 10 & 11: Work 2 sc in c1, 7 sc in c2, 11 sc in c1.
Rnd 12: Work 2 sc in c1, 3 sc in c2, 1 sc in c1, 3 sc in c2, 11 sc in c1.
Rnd 13: Work 3 sc in c1, 1 sc in c2, 3 sc in c1, 1 sc in c2, 12 sc in c1. Fasten off c2, leave long enough tail to weave securely
Rnds 14 & 15: With c1, sc in each st around.
Foundation Rnd: With C1, make a magic ring, make 8 sc into ring. Sl st to join.
Rnd 1: 2 sc in the first st. 1 sc in the next st. *2 sc in the next st, 1 sc in the next st, repeat from * around. (12 sc)
Rnds 2-7: Sc in each st around.
Finishing & Assembly
Whip st 3 sts of thumb and hand together, then reattach c1.
Rnd 1: Sc in each remaining st around. (26 sc)
Rnds 2-8: Sc in each st around.
Rnd 9: Ch 3 (count as first st), fpdc around the next st. *Bpdc around the next st, fpdc around the next, repeat from * around. Sl st into ch 3 to join.
Rows 10 & 11: Repeat round 9.
Fasten off. Weave in all end securely
Crochet for kids is fun and imaginative. With this simple graph pattern, you can make a unique and dreamy pair of mittens. The colors are soft and sweet and it’s worked in simple stitches.
Grab your hook and get ready to learn the graphing technique. You’ll be amazed at how simple it is with this crochet pattern.
If you love learning new crochet skills, why not try your hand at Tunisian Crochet. This is a fabulous variation of crochet that’s perfect for someone who’s looking to change things up a little. Check out the great Tunisian Crochet video class.