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Crochet Scato Mittens – FREE Crochet Pattern

Crochet Scato Mittens – FREE Crochet Pattern

The crochet Scato Mittens is truly one of the best crochet Christmas gift ideas! It’s a quick crochet project & works up beautifully.

You’re definitely going to keep yourself warm wearing these mittens during fall & winter. 

 

scato mittens crochet pattern design

These mittens are made with a 100 % wool yarn, but you could substitute with almost any super bulky yarn & they will look just as good. 

Want them in just 1 color? No problem at all or maybe change the wrist band to the second color as well. Be creative! 

scato mittens crochet pattern design

 


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THE YARN


To crochet these mittens I used a yarn called Naturgarn from Filcolana. It’s a 100 % wool yarn & it’s super soft. 

The yarn comes in many beautiful colors, but you could easily substitute for any super bulky yarns. Maybe you already have something perfect for this in your stash? 

If substituting, note that this super bulky yarn is on the thinner side. 

 

Find the yarn here. 

 

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THE PERFECT CHRISTMAS GIFT CROCHET PROJECT


This crochet pattern is definitely a perfect pattern as a Christmas Gift idea. Why? It’s a quick crochet project, but the end result still looks amazing. 

Next, it doesn’t require a lot of yarn. Which helps to keep the cost down. 

 

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HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO CROCHET THAT?


How long it takes to crochet something varies depending on your skill & how fast you crochet. But that isn’t a helpful answer is it?

Well, I’ve developed a yarn calculator to help you get the answer to this question.

It will help you calculate exactly how much time you’ll spend crocheting a project.

All you need to know is how much yarn you will use on the project in either meters, yards or skeins. Then crochet your test square & time it.

Calculate how long it takes to crochet that. 

 

CROCHET SCATO MITTENS – THE FREE CROCHET PATTERN


PATTERN OPTIONS:


 

ABOUT THE PATTERN:


The Scato Mittens crochet pattern is a pattern for a pair of really warm mittens. They have a beautiful textured stitch pattern that makes them thick & perfect for winter.

The pattern is written for only one size, however size adjustments are included throughout the pattern. Play around with colors to make them fit your style.

 

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SKILL LEVEL: 


EASY

 

Read about skill levels.

 

MATERIALS NEEDED:


CROCHET HOOK:

Size8 mm / US: L – 11 / UK: 0

Hook I used: Waves Crochet Hooks from Knitpro

 

YARN:

Yarn used:

Filcolana – Naturgarn.

Find it here.

 

Yarn amount used: 

<2 skeins of color 1 & <1 skein of color 2 /156 g total / 156 m total / 171 yards total.

 

Yarn characteristics:

  • 6 Super Bulky yarn, Roving yarn.
  • 100 % wool

 

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED:

 

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GAUGE:


Measured with the quick bubblepattern crocheted in rounds:

8 stitches & 8 rows per 10 cm / 4”.

 

NOTES: 


  • This crochet pattern is written in US terms (more details).
  • All measurements given are unblocked.
  • Note that measurements are given as exact as possible. But crochet tension & technique might give variations in the result, that changes from person to person.

 

  • Read pattern instructions carefully before beginning to make sure you understand everything. It might save you hours!
  • Make a swatch that measure at least 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4 inches using the stitch the gauge is given for. If your swatch matches the gauge, you’re good to go. If the gauge is wrong, you might need to change your hook. Go up in crochet hook size if your stitches are smaller & go down in crochet hook size if your stitches are bigger (more details).
  • Check yarn info if you want to find an alternative or test your yarn against the gauge (more details).

 

  • This pattern is written for 1 size, however size adjustments are suggested under the heading “Size & Measurements”.
  • At the end of each row, the stitch count is given in parenthesis.

 

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SIZE & MEASUREMENTS:


One-size, customize-able.

 

Wrist to fingertip: 24,5 cm / 9.6 inches

Width around fingers (forefinger to pinkie): 10.5 cm / 4.1 inch

Width around fingers (including thumb): 13 cm / 5.1 inch

 

SIZE ADJUSTMENTS:

  • Length can be customized in 2 ways: 
    • After round 11 to make them longer for the fingers.
    • After final round to make ribbing around wrist longer.
  • Width can be customized by adding/reducing the number of stitches, suggestions*:
    •  Increase 1 less round to make them smaller.
    • Increase 1 extra round to make them bigger.
    • *Stitch count edit will effect thumb.

 

ABBREVIATIONS:


BPdc = back post double crochet
ch = chain
FPdc = front post double crochet
prev = previous
QB = Quick Bubblepattern
QB 2 tog = crochet together 2 quick bubblepattern stitches
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st = stitch (es)
yo = Yarn over

 

STITCHES YOU WILL NEED: 


You will need to know the “Quick Bubblepattern” & “Front post double crochet” & “Back post double crochet” to follow this pattern. 

QUICK BUBBLEPATTERN:

Written description:

*in the next st, draw up a loop, yarn over, draw up a loop from same stitch, yarn over, pull through all* repeat. Start rows with a Quick Bubblepattern Stitch directly in the last stitch from previous row.

 

Tutorial with video.

 

QB 2 tog:

This means crocheting together 2 quick bubblepattern stitches.

 

Draw up a loop from the next stitch, draw up a loop from the next stitch after that, yarn over, draw up a loop from same stitch, yarn over, pull through all.

 

FRONT POST DOUBLE CROCHET (FPdc):

Yo, insert your hook from front to back between the prev st & the st you’re working, & bring it to the front again between the st you’re working & the next st, yo & pull up a loop, you have 3 loops on the hook, yo & pull through 2 loops, yo and pull through the 2 last loops.

 

BACK POST DOUBLE CROCHET (BPdc):

Yo, insert your hook from back to front between the previous stitch & the stitch you’re working, & bring it to the back again between the stitch you’re working & the next stitch, yo & pull up a loop, you have 3 loops on the hook, yo & pull through 2 loops, yarn over and pull through the 2 last loops.

 

 

Tutorial: Front & back post double crochet stitch.

 

scato mittens crochet pattern design

 

 

INSTRUCTIONS:


MAIN PART:

Crocheted from fingertip to wrist. Crocheted in color 1.

Never end rounds with sl st, but continue the next round without ending the previous. You can use stitch markers to mark the start of each new round. Starting point will spiral.

 

See video 1 above for starting rounds.

Ch 4 st, sl st in 1st st, making ch ring, (=5 st incl. sl st).

Round 1: QB 6 st in ch ring, (=6 st).

Round 2: QB 2 st in 1st QB from prev round, QB 1 st in next st, QB 2 st in next 2 st, QB 1 st in next st, QB 2 st in last st, (=10 st).

Round 3: QB 2 st in 1st 2 QB from prev round, QB 1 st in next st, QB 2 st in next 4 st, QB 1 in next st, QB 2 in next 2 st, (=18 st).

Round 4-11: QB 1 st in each QB from prev round, (=18 st).

Round 12: Ch 8 st (making ch loop), sk 3 st, QB 1 st in next st, QB 1 st in the rest of QB from prev round, (=23 st).

Round 13: QB 6 st in ch loop, QB 1 st in each QB from prev round, (=21 st).

Round 14: QB 1 st in each QB from prev round, (=21 st).

Round 15: QB 2 tog 3 times over the next 6 st, QB 1 st in the rest of QB from prev round, (=18 st).

Round 16-17: QB 1 st in each QB from prev round, (=18 st). Round 18: dc 2 st in each st from prev round (=36 st).

 

 

 

Round 19 (see video 2 above): *FPdc around 2 st from prev round, BPdc around 2 st from prev round* repeat from *to* until end of round (=18 st). Round 20-21: *FPdc in FPdc, BPdc in BPdc* repeat from *to* until end of round (=18 st).

 

Fasten off & cut yarn.

 

THUMB:

Crocheted on main part. Crocheted in color 2.

Never end rounds with sl st, but continue the next round without ending the previous.

 

Attach yarn on one side of the thumb (chain) hole (see video 3 above).

 

Round 1: QB 1 st in each of the 6 QB* from round 13 (see video 3), QB 1 on the side, QB 1 in 3 QB sk on row 12, QB 1 close to where you attached thread (=11 st). *Can be tight to make.

Round 2-5: QB 1 st in each QB from prev round, (=11 st).

Round 6: *Pull up a loop from the 5 next st, yarn over, pull yarn through the 6 loops on hook*, repeat from *to* once more, sl st 1 st across the opposite side of final st. 

 

Fasten off & cut yarn (see video 4 above).

 

FINISHING:


Draw thumb thread on the inside. Fasten threads and weave in ends.

 

scato mittens crochet pattern design

 

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I really hope you liked the crochet Scato Mittens!

However, if you really like it, make sure to share the FREE pattern & share pictures of your crochet Scato Mittens that you’ve made with me.

 

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Comments (18)

  1. Love the texture of these mittens can’t wait to start xxx

    Debbie Goodwin
    Dec 3, 2018 Reply
    • Thank you, they are really great 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 3, 2018 Reply
  2. Love these mitts.

    Kim McGrath
    Dec 3, 2018 Reply
    • Oh, thank you! I’m glad you like them!

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 3, 2018 Reply
  3. I love mittens! Thank you so much.

    Rebekah Berry
    Dec 3, 2018 Reply
    • That’s perfect 🙂 Thank you too!

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 4, 2018 Reply
  4. Yay! Mittens! I needed a easy pattern to make a few pairs for gifts! I am making all my gifts and I have got great ideas from You!!!!

    Mary McKinney
    Dec 3, 2018 Reply
    • So happy to be able to inspire you 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 4, 2018 Reply
  5. wonderful! i love the texture! they look so warm!!!!

    Elisa Modena
    Dec 4, 2018 Reply
    • I’m so glad you like it. Yes, they are really warm 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 4, 2018 Reply
  6. Lovely mittens

    Paulina Ramirez
    Dec 4, 2018 Reply
    • Thank you, I’m glad you like them! 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 4, 2018 Reply
  7. Can’t wait to try these! Thank you 🙂

    Dawn
    Dec 8, 2018 Reply
    • So glad you like them, thank you too 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 8, 2018 Reply
  8. I have never done mittens but I am going to give these a shot

    wj
    Dec 9, 2018 Reply
    • Sounds great! Hope you’ll enjoy making them 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 9, 2018 Reply
  9. Oooh, Nice ! I will have to make these mittens to go along with all the other warm winter wear…. wrist warmers, hat, sweater, and infinity cowl. A nice set.

    Sonya Olsen
    Dec 13, 2018 Reply
    • Yes, that’s such a great idea 🙂

      Janne Kleivset
      Dec 14, 2018 Reply

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