Do you have an old wool sweaters you no longer wear? Why not repurpose them by making some nice warm mittens. If you do not have any wool sweaters you can find them at a thrift store in a wide variety of colors. The higher the wool count the better. Bulky wool sweater are harder to work with. To felt the sweater or what you are using, you wash it in hot water and dry on your hottest setting.
Sweater with a high content of wool
1/3 yard of Polar Fleece
8" scissors, pins, machine, etc.