Antidote Mittens with Flap Pattern by Outi Kater



Antidote mitten with Flap

Antidote mittens are knitted with five cheerful shades of Shetland wool. The pattern includes instructions for three different options: traditional mittens, fingerless mitts and fingerless mitts with a flap. The last option gives you a chance to learn a braided two-colour cast on.


Jamieson & Smith 2 Ply Jumper Weight 100% wool

  • 1 x 25g ball of each:
  • A Shade 43 (cherry)
  • B Shade 203 (light grey)
  • C Shade 133 (heather)
  • D Shade FC11 (lime)
  • E Shade FC12 (moss green)

Needles and accessories

1 set 3mm (UK11/US2-3) double-pointed needles (DPNs), or your preferred needles for working small diameters in the round, or size required to achieve desired tension Stitch holders or waste yarn

Stitch markers & locking stitch markers


34 sts and 37 rows to 10cm over chart pattern using 3mm needles, after blocking.
36 sts and 36 rows to 10cm over 2×2 rib using
3mm needles, after blocking.

Please, check your tension carefully and adjust needle size accordingly.


One size, to fit a medium size adult hand with approx 20.5-21.5cm (8-8.5in) palm circumference Actual palm circumference: 21cm (8.25 in)
Length of traditional mittens from top of cuff to fingertips: 21cm (8.25 in)