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SUEDEsays™ . . . Make Classic Mittens

 

 

 

Suede Classic Mittens

Stay warm in SUEDEsays™ style with these mittens in a fab fleece with a classic argyle pattern – use an out-of-the-box color combo to Rock It!

You Will Need:

Cutting Instructions:

  1. Cut 2 mitten body pieces of fleece fabric.
  2. Cut 2 mitten thumbs of fleece fabric.
  3. Cut 2 pieces of elastic, each measuring 7" long.
  4. Cut 2 diamond shapes from contrasting faux suede or fleece fabric, each measuring 4" x 3" (measured from point to point).

Sewing Instructions:

  1. On RIGHT side of mitten body, center a diamond shape over the top of the mitten and pin in place. HINT: the mitten top is the portion of the body that does not have the opening for inserting the thumb. Use a zigzag stitch to stitch the diamond in place.
  2. Cut two pieces of baby rick rack, each measuring 4 ½" long. Place rick rack over the diamond in an "X" pattern, as shown in the photo. Stitch in place and trim the ends as needed.
  3. With RIGHT sides together, fold mitten thumb in half and stitch notched edges together in s a ¼" seam.
  4. Cut opening in mitten; with RIGHT sides together, stitch thumb to mitten opening, matching large and small dots.
  5. On INSIDE, stitch elastic to mitten along dotted line, stretching elastic as you sew.
  6. With RIGHT sides together, fold mitten in half and stitch entire together in a 5/8" seam allowance. Trim seams and clip curves. Turn mitten RIGHT side out when finished.
  7. Turn up mitten hem 5/8" and stitch in place.
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