It’s holiday season, which means a lot of us are going to be spending more time in the kitchen.
Cooking up feasts and helping the family prepare for guests. So, in the spirit of the season, I’ve stitched up an Oven Mitt Set. It’s perfect for baking pies or roasting a turkey.
The set has a pattern for a pot holder and an oven mitt worked in a half double crochet V stitch. I made mine using a Berroco Pima yarn which is 100% cotton. It’s a 4 ply yarn which adds extra cushion (perfect for an oven mitt) and it’s soft and luxurious too.
This set would make a wonderful holiday gift. Make it for Secret Santa or throw it in a holiday gift basket. I made mine in a beautiful pale pink shade, but you can make yours in whatever color is most festive.
Oven Mitt Set Crochet Pattern
SKILL LEVEL: Adv Beginner
Yarn: Berroco Pima 100 – Alyssum 200 yds
Tools: Scissors, tapestry needle
st = stitch
ch = chain
sl = slip stitch
hdc=half double crochet
SPECIAL INFORMATION: Lemon peel st, see pattern below
FINISHED SIZE: Square mitt: 8” x 8”, Shaped mitt: 8” length, 5” wide, 3” thumb length
Gauge: 9 lemon peel st x 10 rows= 4”
Square Oven Mitt:
Row 1: Sc in the first st from the hook, dc into the next st. Repeat across, ending with a dc. Ch 1, turn. 18 groups of sc/dc to form lemon peel st
Row 2- 20: In the last sc from the previous row, make an sc & a dc. Repeat in each st across. Ch 1, turn. 18 lemon peel st
Row 21: Ch 25, and break yarn leaving a long tail. Use the tail to sew into the same spot as the start of the chain, to form it’s hanging loop.
Mc, 10 sc
Rnd 1: Ch 1, make 2 sc in each st around. Sl to join. 20 sc
Rnd 2: Ch 1, make an sc and a dc into the first st. Repeat in each st around, for 20 groups of sc/dc. Sl into sc from the beginning of rnd to join.
Row 3: Ch 1, make an sc and dc into the first sc of the previous row. Repeat in each st around. 20 lemon peel st.
Rows 4-16: Repeat row 3. After the last row, break yarn and set the piece aside.
Mc, 10 sc
Rnd 1: In the first st, make an sc and a dc. *sc into the first st, then dc into the second. In the third st, make an sc and dc* sl to first sc of the rnd to join. 7 lemon peel st
Rnd 2-9: Ch 1, sc dc into each sc around. Break yarn, and pin in place with main part of the mitten. Pin 2 st to the side of the mitten. Reattach yarn in any sc of the rnd.
Rnd 10: Ch 1, sc and dc into each st around, working from the main part of the mitt to the thumb to attach it. Sl st join. 25 lemon peel st
Rnd 11- 22: Ch 1, sc and dc into sc around.
Rnd 23: Ch 25, leaving a long tail. Use the tail to sew in place at the base of the chain, creating the hanging loop.
This is a quick last minute present that is thoughtful and season appropriate. You can make them in a variety of colors, thanks to the versatility of Berroco Pima 100 yarn. Whatever your holiday plans, this Oven Mitt Set will come in handy.