Latest Charity Project…Mittens for Detroit!

I just got these pretties off my hook today!  They are going to a good home as part of the “Mittens for Detroit” mitten drive.  One of my bloggy friends, Kinga from My Hobby is Crochet  has a lovely pattern that I have had in mind to make for a while, click below for the free pattern:

Crochet Toddler Mittens Ceyla (Free Crochet Pattern Link)

This was an easy and well written pattern and I had them complete in no time!  She includes lots of helpful photos too.  I especially love the classic ribbed cuff…

 and it has the easiest thumb gusset construction ever!  

Thanks Kinga for a great pattern!  They are so pretty and warm!

I used about a half skein of Loops and Threads Impeccable in the “Holland” colorway and a J (6.0 mm) hook.

If you are instersted in sending a pair of mittens (knit or crochet) for the charity drive, it is sponsored by Lion Brand Yarn and All Free Knitting and ends on February 14th:

Follow this link for all of the details…

This was a really fun and rewarding project, and I am so happy it will go to someone who really needs some handmade mittens.  Happy stitching to you!

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7 thoughts on “Latest Charity Project…Mittens for Detroit!

  1. Your mittens are so pretty, Jennifer! Love the colors! Thank you so much for the kind words regarding the pattern. I'm very glad that you enjoyed making them. πŸ™‚ Regards, Kinga

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