Monday, January 28, 2013

Hand Warmers

We could use many sets of these hand warmers
in Nova Scotia this month.  
Let's just's freezin!!!!

Gwyneth's daughter, Sarah, and her cousin Nicole
made up these sweet hand warmers.

Aren't they cute?
I knew you would like them,
so after getting permission from Sarah and Nicole,
I got my daughter, Nicole (different Nicole)  :)
to make up templates of the
mitten pattern and poem for you.    

  • fabric of your choice (fleece scarves from the Dollar store work perfectly)
  • sewing machine OR needle and thread
  • rice
  • scissors
  • ribbon


1.  Print off the cute little mitten template.  
2.  Cut two mitts out of your fabric, for every mitten you would like to make.
3.  Place two mittens together and sew them all the way around
     except for the hand opening. 
4.  Fill the mitten with rice.  Sew the hole closed.  
5.  Tie a set of mittens together with ribbon and a copy of the poem.
                           You are all set to give these as gifts!

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  1. These are really cute. Thanks for sharing.

  2. We are having an warm day here in VA, but a few days ago, I would have loved haveing these! What a great idea! I am off to share this on my facebook page and to pin them!

    Thanks you for linking up to In and Out of the Kitchen - I look forward to seeing what you bring next week!

    Cynthia at

  3. Oh my goodness! This is the most darling project!How clever that they are hand warmers!I'm going to have to make a pair or two!
    Thanks so much for including the template and such nicely written instructions! I could have used the hand warmers last week!

  4. I love these!!! I'm having trouble with the fleece "sweating" after being heated. Any tips to prevent this?

    1. Monique I made some from cotton as well a few yrs ago and they do the same thing. Unfortunately I have no answers. Sorry. :(


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