Cannula mittens for babies

The most adorable way to stop our tiny tots from pulling out intravenous equipment.

Knitters in Doncaster, Worksop and beyond, we have another ask of you! We need baby mittens, which, when worn, ensure that our tots do not disturb their cannulas or pull them out.

Also they look adorable. Once used, they go home with them as a keepsake.

Pattern as follows: Double knit wool (any colour), size 8 needles, C.O. 34 sts, k40 rows in rib, next row p2 tog all along row, next row k2 tog all along row, thread yarn through sts left, sew up.

Post to: Communications Department, Doncaster Royal Infirmary, Armthorpe Road Doncaster South Yorkshire DN2 5LT.

These mittens will be distributed amongst our units in both Doncaster and Worksop.

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