This is a simple pattern for mittens knitted flat and sewn up the sides. It involves some increasing and a little shaping for the thumb. The pattern has written and photographic instructions for the Dorset buttons. 1 size fits most.
Tension: 10cm x 10cm square = 18 sts x 26 rows in stocking stitch, size 4m needles or appropriate size to achieve the correct tension, yarn needle for sewing up. 100g Unbelieva-wool DK.
4 Dorset buttons 2cm. I used a contrasting thread for my buttons. You will need 4 brass rings 2cm across and 10m of perle cotton or 4ply thread. You will also need a blunt needle.