Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern
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Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern

Crochet Checkered Mittens Pattern by Crochet For You

Happy new year, my friends! πŸ™‚ I hope you had a wonderful time with your family and friends!

This new year I have a new crochet mittens pattern to share with you. The Checkered Mittens use the same colors and stitches of the Men’s Checkered Brim Beanie Pattern. I love this unique checkered texture.

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Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern

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More about the pattern
I designed these Checkered Mittens in 3 adult sizes. The smaller size will fit teenagers hands (check out the finished sizes below). Do not forget to select at least 2 different colors to make these mittens.

Skill level: Intermediate

Finished sizes:

  • Adult (small) 
    • Cuff to fingertip = 8.5
    • Width of palm = 3.75
  • Adult (medium)
    • Cuff to fingertip = 9.25
    • Width of palm = 4.5
  • Adult (large) 
    • Cuff to fingertip = 10”
    • Width of palm = 5.5”

Materials (I used)

Gauge: 13 hdc x 8 rows = 4β€³ with I-9 / 5.5mm crochet hook

Abbreviations

  • ch = chain
  • sc = single stitch
  • hdc = half double crochet
  • tr = treble crochet
  • FLO = front loop only
  • FL = front loop
  • BLO = back loop only
  • BL = back loop
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • st = stitch
  • sk = skip
  • beg = beginning
  • *to = repeat * to the instructions.

Notes: 

  • You need at least 2 different colors to make these mittens.
  • beg ch does not count as a st

Crochet Checkered Mittens Pattern

Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern

Adult (small)

With (C1) crochet ch 22, sl st to the first ch (be careful not to twist)

Round 1: ch 1, sc in first ch, sc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (22 sts)

Round 2: ch 1, 3 hdc in first st, 3 hdc in nex st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (26 sts)

Round 3: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 4 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 4: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 4 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (30 sts)

Round 5: ch 1, sk first st next 7 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 24 sts, 2 hdc in last st, sl st to the first st. (24 sts)

Round 6: with (C2), working in BLO, ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (24 sts)

(Add stitch marker in front loop of the first st in round 5.)

Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern

Round 7: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of the first hdc one round below (marked st) (image 1 & 2 above), tr in FL of next hdc one row below (image 3), *sc in BL of next 2 hdc (image 4), tr in FL of next 2 hdc one row below (image 4); repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (12 tr / 12 sc)

Round 8: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (24 sts)

Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern

Round 9: with (C1), ch 1, sc in BL of first hdc and next hdc (image 1 above), * tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored) two rounds below (image 2 & 3), sc in BL of next 2 hdc (image 4); repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (12 tr / 12 sc)

Round 10: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (24 sts)

Round 11: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of first hdc and next hdc (C2 colored sts) two rounds below, * sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored sts) two rounds below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (12 tr / 12 sc)

Round 12: with (C1) ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (24 sts)

Round 13 – 14: repeat round 12.

Round 15: ch 1, hdc in first st and nex st, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 2 sts; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (18 sts including hdc2tog)

Round 16: ch 1, hdc in first st, *hdc2tog, hdc in next st; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (12 sts)

Round 17: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (6 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Thumb
Join (C1) yarn at the first skipped st in round 4.

Round 1: ch 1,10hdc around the thumb hole including 2 side-sts in round 5,sl st to the first st. (10 hdc)

Round 2 to 3: ch 1, hdc in first st and each of next st around, sl st to the first st. (10 hdc)

Round 4: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (5 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Finishing: with tapestry needle and yarn tail, sew and close the mittens top, and the thumb top.

Ribbed cuff

Leaving 12β€³ long yarn tail for joining, join the (C2) yarn at one of remaining loop in the foundation chain of the mitten.

Step 1: ch 8, sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in each of next ch 6, sl st to the next remaining 2 loops in the foundation chain of the mitten. Turn the work. (7 sc)

Step 2: sc in BL of each st across, turn the work. (7 sts)

Step 3: ch 1, sc in BL of each st across, sl st to the next remaining 2 loops in the foundation chain of the mitten. turn the work (7 sts) Repeat steps 2 and 3 continuously around the mitten. Sew short rows together using the tapestry needle and yarn tail.


Adult (medium)

Ch 28, sl st to the first ch (be careful not to twist)

Round 1: ch 1, sc in first ch, sc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 2: ch 1, 3 hdc in first st, 3 hdc in nex st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 3: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 4 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (34 sts)

Round 4: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 6 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (36 sts)

Round 5: ch 1, sk first st next 9 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 24 sts, 2 hdc in last st, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 6: with (C2), working in BLO, ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

(Add stitch marker in front loop of the first st in round 5.)
Round 7:
with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of the first hdc one round below (marked st), tr in FL of next hdc one row below, *sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc one row below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (14 tr / 14 sc)

Round 8: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 9: with (C1), ch 1, sc in BL of first hdc and next hdc, * tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored) two rounds below, sc in BL of next 2 hdc; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (14 tr / 14 sc)

Round 10: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 11: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of first hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), tr in FL of next hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), *sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc two rounds below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (14 tr / 14 sc)

Round 12: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 13: with (C1), ch 1, sc in BL of first hdc and next hdc, * tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored sts) two rounds below, sc in BL of next 2 hdc; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (14 tr / 14 sc)

Round 14: with (C1) ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (28 sts)

Round 15 – 16: repeat round 14.

Round 17: ch 1, hdc in first st and nex st, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 2 sts; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (21 sts including hdc2tog)

Round 18: ch 1, hdc in first st, *hdc2tog, hdc in next st; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (14 sts)

Round 19: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (7 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Thumb
Join (C1) yarn at the first skipped st in round 4.

Round 1: ch 1,12hdc around the thumb hole including 2 side-sts in round 5,sl st to the first st. (12 hdc)

Round 2 to 4: ch 1, hdc in first st and each of next st around, sl st to the first st. (12 hdc)

Round 5: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (6 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Finishing (with tapestry needle and yarn tail, sew and close the mittens top, and thumb top)

Ribbed cuff

Leaving 12β€³ long yarn tail for joining, join the (C2) yarn at one of remaining loop in the foundation chain of the mitten.

Step 1: ch 8, sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in each of next ch 6, sl st to the next 2 remaining loops in the foundation chain of the mitten. Turn the work. (7 sc)

Step 2: sc in BL of each st across, turn the work. (7 sts)

Step 3: ch 1, sc in BL of each st across, sl st to the next 2 remaining loops in the foundation chain of the mitten. turn the work (7 sts)

Repeat steps 2 and 3 continuously around. Sew short rows together using the tapestry needle and yarn tail.


Adult (large)

Ch 34, sl st to the first ch (be careful not to twist)

Round 1: ch 1, sc in first ch, sc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (34 sts)

Round 2: ch 1, 3 hdc in first st, 3 hdc in nex st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (38 sts)

Round 3: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 4 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (40 sts)

Round 4: ch 1, 2 hdc in first st, hdc in each of next 8 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (42 sts)

Round 5: ch 1, sk first st next 11 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 28 sts, 2 hdc in last st, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 6: with (C2), working in BLO, ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

(Add stitch marker in front loop of the first st in round 5.)
Round 7: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of the first hdc one round below (marked st), tr in FL of next hdc one row below, *sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc one row below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (16 tr / 16 sc)

Round 8: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 9: with (C1), ch 1, sc in BL of first hdc and next hdc, * tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored) two rounds below, sc in BL of next 2 hdc; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (16 tr / 16 sc)

Round 10: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 11: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of first hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), tr in FL of next hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), *sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc two rounds below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (16 tr / 16 sc)

Round 12: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 13: with (C1), ch 1, sc in BL of first hdc and next hdc, * tr in FL of next 2 hdc (C2 colored sts) two rounds below, sc in BL of next 2 hdc; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (16 tr / 16 sc)

Round 14: with (C2), ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 15: with (C1), ch 1, tr in FL of first hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), tr in FL of next hdc two rounds below (C2 colored), *sc in BL of next 2 hdc, tr in FL of next 2 hdc two rounds below; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (16 tr / 16 sc)

Round 16: with (C1) ch 1, hdc in each st around, sl st to the first st. (32 sts)

Round 17 – 18: repeat round 14.

Round 19: ch 1, hdc in first st and next st, *hdc2tog, hdc in each of next 2 sts; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (18 sts including hdc2tog)

Round 20: ch 1, hdc in first st, *hdc2tog, hdc in next st; repeat * to around, sl st to the first st. (12 sts)

Round 21: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (6 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Thumb
Join (C1) yarn at the first skipped st in round 4.

Round 1: ch 1,14hdc around the thumb hole including 2 side-sts in round 5,sl st to the first st. (14 hdc)

Round 2 to 5: ch 1, hdc in first st and each of next st around, sl st to the first st. (14 hdc)

Round 6: ch 1, (start from first st), hdc2tog (see special stitches) around, sl st to the first hdc2tog (7 hdc2tog) Fasten off and cut the yarn, leaving 10-12” tail.

Finishing (with tapestry needle and yarn tail, sew and close the mittens top, and thumb top)

Ribbed cuff
Leaving 12β€³ long yarn tail for joining, join the (C2) yarn at one of remaining loop in the foundation chain of mitten.

Step 1: ch 8, sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in each of next ch 6, sl st to the next 2 remaining loops in the foundation chain of mitten. Turn the work. (7 sc)

Step 2: sc in BL of each st across, turn the work. (7 sts)

Step 3: ch 1, sc in BL of each st across, sl st to the next 2 remaining loops in the foundation chain of mitten. turn the work (7 sts)

Repeat steps 2 and 3 continuously around. Sew short rows together using the tapestry needle and yarn tail.

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Crochet Checkered Mittens Free Pattern
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