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How to select mittens and gloves that will really keep your hands warm. A look at construction and material.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1974 (v.52#3) pg. 76

Quick-to-sew pastel mittens made from a pair of argyle socks.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1981 (v.59#12) pg. 72, 140

Pattern for velveteen mittens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1981 (v.59#12) pg. 74, 148

Make a pair of muslin mittens.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1985 (v.63#9) pg. 38, 163

Simple mittens are cut from worn-out sweaters, lined, sewn and embroidered with flourishes.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Sep 1987 (v.65#9) pg. 59, 67

Tips on selecting mittens and gloves to keep your hands warm.
BOYS' LIFE Feb 1995 (v.85#2) pg. 22

How to make mittens from old socks.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1993 (v.77#5) pg. 63

Recycle old woolen socks into warm mittens.
COUNTRYSIDE & SMALL STOCK JOURNAL Jan-Feb 1999 (v.83#1) pg. 100

Hook a small pair of mittens.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Christmas 1995 pg. 44, 55

Workhorse garden gloves. How to select gloves appropriate to specific tasks.
FINE GARDENING #68 Jul-Aug 1999 pg. 54

Choosing gloves for protecting hands from hazardous chemicals. Pros and cons of latex, neoprene, nitrile and vinyl.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #98 Oct-Nov 1995 pg. 128

45 hats, mufflers, and mittens to knit, crochet, embroider or sew.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Sep 1983 (v.197#3) pg. 166, 243

Five different mittens to make: (1) Knitted from handspun yarn. (2) 19th Century knitted. (3) Crocheted. (4) Fur-trimmed suede. (5) Stagioni.
HANDMADE Winter 1982-83 (v.2#4) pg. 22

A complete guide to work gloves and finger shields.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #518 Jul 1971 (v.67) pg. 86

Tip: Use worn-out socks to seal gap between gloves and sleeves.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #67 Jan-Feb 1981 pg. 52

How to recycle stockings into baby bootees, mittens, turtlenecks for childrens shirts, etc.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS #79 Jan-Feb 1983 pg. 122

Striped stocking cap and matching mittens to make from an old sweater.
NEEDLECRAFT FOR TODAY Jul-Aug 1980 (v.3#4) pg. 8

Tip: Cold-weather protection for photographers hands involves wearing silk gloves beneath all-woolen finger-free gloves.
PHOTOGRAPHIC Oct 1979 (v.8#6) pg. 111

Handspun mittens, a reader survey. Includes advice on double-knitting, a pattern for felted, fabric or needlepoint mittens, directions for crocheted mittens and a pattern for tiny mittens.
SPIN-OFF Fall 1991 (v.15#3) pg. 42

Polartec, a description of the fabric and its possibilities. Includes instructions for making mittens as a first project in working with this fabric.
THREADS #63 Feb-Mar 1996 pg. 62
Added Info THREADS #66 Aug-Sep 1996 pg. 8
Added Info THREADS #67 Oct-Nov 1996 pg. 12

100 bazaar best-sellers. Mittens, slippers, bowties, hats, eyeglass cases, etc.
WOMAN'S DAY Sep 1 1981 (v.44#14) pg. 75

Tip: Use fingerless bicycling gloves to get a better grip on a hammer or screwdriver, yet still allow you to use your fingers.
WOOD MAGAZINE #14 Dec 1986 (v.3#6) pg. 19