Introduction: Sweater Mittens

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Bonjour, and welcome to the illustrated step-by-step process for making sweater mittens. This is a great way to reuse an item that you may have otherwise thrown out. In six simple steps you will turn your used sweater into snugly mittens!

Step 1: You Will Need...

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Step 2: Cut Out Pattern

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Step 3: Trace to Sweater

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Step 4: Match 'em Up

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Step 5: Sew the Thumb

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Step 6: Put 'em Together

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Step 7: Fits Like a Glove!

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Comments

Grandmahelen (author)2011-01-08

I make these and then make a liner of fleece. I will try to post photos or you can go to my web site at http://www.mygrannysmittens.webs.com to see photos. I sold these at a craft sale from $18 to $25 depending on size, etc. Tried to post photos but I'm on my laptop in another state, so you can check them out on my website. It's a great way to use sweaters. I made one pair out of "grandmas" sweater for a lady whose grandmother had passed away and it was for a memory of grandma.

snotty (author)2010-11-19

Yes!

jennablur (author)2010-11-16

Fantastic idea to spare some money! Thanks!

Kryptonite (author)2010-02-19

And How to make Glittens got more views, almost within a day, as yours does now?

I'm sad about the placement of Instructables on this website.

domestic_engineer (author)2010-02-04

I love the style of your instructable. What program did you use to make all your pictures? (if you're willing to give away your trade secret.)

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