Wanderer Mittens

I made these while dreaming of traveling to colder climates.

For this pattern you will need:

You will need to know how to:

  • Knit in the round
  • Purl in the round
  • Pick up stitches
  • Increase
  • Decrease

Knitting Abbreviations:
Co: Cast On
St(s): Stitch(es)
K: Knit
P: Purl
Rnd: Round
M1R: Make one stitch leaning to the right
M1L: Make one stitch leaning to the left
Sl: Slip
K2tog: Knit 2 sts together
Ssk: Slip, slip, knit
*: Repeat instructions that are within ** 
Fasten off: Cut yarn leaving a 6 in tail, weave yarn through all live sts, pull tight to close

Size: 9 ins long and 6.5 ins wide
Gauge: 10 sts + 16 rows = 4 ins


  1. I always use the long tail cast on


Co 14 sts, join in the round, place marker at the beginning.
Rnd 1-6) *K1, p1*
Rnd 7-13) Knit all sts

Thumb Hole:
Rnd 14) K1, pm, M1R, k1, M1L, pm, knit to the end
Rnd 15) Knit all sts
Rnd 16) K2, sl 4 sts onto scrap yarn, knit to the end
Rnd 17-30) Knit all sts
Continue knitting until you get to the top of your pinky then start decreasing.

Rnd 1) K5, k2tog, k4, ssk, k1 (12 sts)
Rnd 2) Knit all sts
Rnd 3) K1, k2tog, k3, ssk, k4 (10 sts)
Rnd 4) *K2tog* (5 sts)
Fasten off

Set up rnd: Pick up 4sts, pm, pick up 2 more sts, join in the round (6 sts)
Rnd 1-7) Knit
Rnd 8) K2tog (3 sts)
Fasten off
Weave in all yarn ends.

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