Beyond Basketweave Fingerless Gloves
Perfect for keeping your hands nice and toasty during your favorite outdoor fall fiber festival, these fingerless gloves knit up quickly in a sophisticated motif of simple knits and purls. Worked in the round from the bottom up, a gusset for the thumb is formed as you go, leaving minimal finishing to be done after casting off. Fully customizable for length, this pattern includes instructions for mirror-image gloves, adding to the thoughtful details of this easy pattern.
Pattern is written for size Medium with changes for (Large) in parentheses.
6.5 (7.75) inches around and 9 (9) inches long, unstretched
128 (150) yards of sport weight yarn
Sample made in Bijou Basin Ranch Lhasa Wilderness 75% yak down, 25% bamboo (2 oz [56 g], 180 yd [165 m]) per skein: 1 skein of Natural
US size 3 (3.25 mm) double point needles or circular knitting needles, or size needed to obtain gauge