Thumbless Infant  Mittens
Baby's lightweight wool and nylon blend thumbless mittens are hand knit in smooth stockinette stitch with seamless construction. Thumbless design easily slips on small hands. Left and right mitts are interchangeable. 1" (2.54 cm) deep cuffs gently hug the wrist. Sized for baby, 3 to 9 months (15 to 22 lbs) Actual mitten measurements: Hand length: 3.125" (7.93 cm) -- measured from wrist crease to tip of longest finger Hand width: 2.25" (5.71 cm) Wrist circumference (max. stretched): 4.75" (12 cm) Cuff length: 1" (2.54 cm) Cord length: 29" (73.66 cm) These traditionally knit mittens are knit by hand in-the-round with superfine weight yarn on US size 1 double-pointed needles (not on a machine) to obtain a gauge of 8 stitches x 11 rows per inch -- that's 88 stitches per square inch! The mittens are joined with a 29" (73.66 cm) long knitted tubular cord to prevent them from being lost. Simply slip each mitten through a jacket sleeve and secure the cord to the inside the back neck with a safety pin to hold it in place. Color: 1804 "Fraulein" - Colorful children's favorite shades of yellow, pink, purple, and lavender inspired by the main characters in the children's book, "Flusi, the Sock Monster," by author Bine Brandle. Knit from top quality, long-wearing, four-ply yarn (imported from Italy). Fiber Content: 75% superwash virgin wool/25% nylon. Care Instructions: Mittens are hand or machine washable in cold water. (Superwash wool does not felt.) Reshape and lay flat to dry (recommended) or tumble dry on low heat.