Fingerless Gloves, Knit Mittens, and Other Glove

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. . . . page 4 silka Burgoyne. . . . . . . . and a wool/bamboo yarn make these gloves a Motley Mitts by lisa shroyer are a perfect luxurious gift. . . . . . . 6 3 Uncommon. . . .com 1 Lace and. . Interrupted. . . . . . Two Color Norwegian Gloves by Nancy Bush were inspired by a pair with similar patterning in the vesterheim Norwegianare worked in a beautiful lace and twist cable pattern. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Nor does Knits or Knitting Daily evaluate the advertisers’ claims in any way. . . . . . . . . . . so she designed her own! these gloves are equally at home in the garden and the tea shoppe. . . . . . . . . use your own judgment in evaluating the advertisers. . . . both the knitting and wearing is sheer indulgence. . PAge 19 Projects and information are for inspiration and personal use only. . . PAge 17 Glossary . . . . celebration of the knit stitch. . . . . 11 Nancy Bush . . . . . . . . Fun! Lace and Twist Gloves by silka Borgoyne here at Knitting Daily. . . . . . . . . . . . services. . . 14 laura rintala . . Knit in cashmere. services. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9 donna druchunas. . . . . . . . . . .Mitts. . . . . . American Museum’s textile collection. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs A Knitting Daily eBook edited by Kathleen Cubley e d I to r I A l s tA F F edItor. . . . . . . KnittingDaily. . 6 Motley. . . . . . so we’ve gathered 7 Free Knitting Patterns for Fingerless Gloves. . . . . . . . . Twist. . . . . . . . . . . . . Features like twisted rib. . . . . . . . or views advertised in this publication. . . . . . . . . . . . therefore. . . . too. gloves: solid color undergloves and turkish patterned over-gloves. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . and Other Glove Knitting Patterns for you. . .Mitts. .knittingdaily. . . We hope you’ll enjoy making knitted gloves and mittens! Kathleen Cubley editor. . . . . 4 Two-Color. . . . donna druchunas were invented out of necessity. . . they’re at once utilitarian and extravagant. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16 lisa shroyer . donna couldn’t find a pair of gardening gloves that fit comfortably. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . or endorse any of the advertisers. . . . . . products. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Gloves. Layered Turkish Gloves by Mari lynn which folds over the hand and wrist and is Patrick is actually a pattern for two pairs of seamed up one side. Interweave Knits and Knitting Daily do not recommend. . . . . . . . . . . . . were inspired by a purple overcast sky showing through the black silhouettes of winter trees. Knit Mittens. . . . . . . . . . . . . . Knit Mittens. . and views advertised in Knits or Knitting Daily. . . . Gardening. . . products. . worked in a woven-look slip-stitch pattern. . shaped fingers. they’re also designed to Winter Twilight Mitts by laura rintala be worn on either hand. approve. . . . creating a tailored fit. . . . . . . . . . . . . Gloves. . . . 2 Layered Turkish Gloves Mari lynn Patrick . . . . . . . . . .com 3 . . the fabric is shaped into a subtle hourglass with short-rows. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Interrupted PAge PAge PAge PAge PAge 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For FINgerless gloves. . . . . . . . 7 Mittens. . . . . . . Mittens.Gloves.Norwegian. . . . this is some truly simple knitting: there are only two pattern rows and no hand shaping. . . . . . . . . . by eunny Jang pair a dark solid with a bright variegated yarn. . . .Fingerless Gloves. . . . . . . . . . . 7 Free Knitting Patterns for and Other Glove Knitting Patterns Uncommon Gardening Gloves by Knitted gloves and mittens are so special. . . 5 Winter Twilight. . . . . . . . . . . . ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . KNIt MItteNs. we want your hands to be warm and toasty. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . You should. . KNIttINg dAIlY Kathleen Cubley CreAtIve servICes desIgNer PhotogrAPhY Charlene tiedemann As Credited IllustrAtIoN gayle Ford eunny Jang . . .

GauGe 32 sts and 44 rnds = 4" in St st. the only difference is the placement of the lace and twist cable pattern. wool. Finger length is adjustable. Try on the glove as you work to best determine the desired finger length. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Lace and Twist Gloves by Silka Burgoyne originally published in Interweave Knits Gifts 2009 PHOTOGRAPHER NAME Finished size 8" hand circumference and 11¼" long from beg of cuff to end of middle finger. notions Markers (m). pm. For the left hand. Knit Mittens. k5. Work in twisted rib (see Stitch Guide) until piece measures 1½" from CO. two needles. 459 yd [420 m]/100 g): #1515 eggplant (purple). of five double-pointed • Use a setonefour orcircular needle. or one long circular needle as desired. The palm stitches are worked in stockinette stitch. Yarn distributed by Skacel. knit to end of rnd. right hand. Yarn Zitron Trekking Pro Natura (75% Stitch Guide Twisted Rib: (multiple of 4 sts) Rnd 1: *[K1 through back loop (tbl)] 2 times. the patterning is worked on the first half of the stitches and for the Wrist: Left glove: K5. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. short • circular needles.com 4 . Work 3 rnds in St st. rep from * to end. Rep Rnd 1 for patt. 1 skein.25 mm) (see Notes). p2. Notes Glove CO 60 sts. the patterning is worked on the second half of the stitches. 25% bamboo. Next rnd: Knit. The hand and finger shaping is the same for both the left and right gloves. needles Size 1 (2. stitch holders. to fit a woman’s medium. Place marker (pm) and join in the rnd.Fingerless Gloves. tapestry needle.knittingdaily. dec 4 sts evenly spaced—56 sts rem. work 18 sts according to Row 1 of Lace and Twist Cable chart.

work in patt to last 4 sts. ssk] 2 times. pick up and knit 1 st at base of thumb. k1f&b. place next 16 sts on holder for pinky finger. k2. Divide for fingers: K27. k2tog. k2. k2. k5—76 sts. Ring finger: Place 18 sts from holder onto needle. rep from * once more—4 sts inc’d. Thread tail onto tapestry needle and draw through rem sts. work in patt to end of rnd. pass the 3 sl sts over the 4 sts sl 3 pwise. M1L. k4—70 sts. M1R. work in patt to end of rnd. Shape thumb gusset and hand: Rnd 1: M1R. M1R. M1L. k4. Knit Mittens. work in patt to last 3 sts. k5. k5.blogspot. M1R. Dec rnd: Ssk. Rnd 8: Knit. k4. Next rnd: Pick up and knit 1 st between index finger and middle finger. Rnd 15: K7. k18. Cut yarn. Fingers: Place 64 held sts onto needle. k2tog—64 sts rem. k6—80 sts. Work in St st until finger measures 1¼". Pick up and knit 1 st between hand and pinky finger. Rnd 3: K2. Dec rnd: *K1. Rnd 17: K10. Pull tight to gather sts and fasten off on WS. leaving a 6" tail. work in patt to last st. M1R. k1f&b. k10—84 sts. Pm and join in the rnd. M1L. Dec rnd: Ssk. Pm and join in the rnd. k3—72 sts. Silka Burgoyne is an IT professional who tries to squeeze in knitting time. Rnd 2 and all even rnds: Work even in patt. working until finger measures 2¼". M1L. sew any gaps between fingers closed. k9—18 sts. k2tog. k2. sl m. work in patt to 4 sts before m.knittingdaily. M1L. Knit 1 rnd. k16. Pinky finger: Place 16 pinky sts from holder onto needle. M1L. k2tog. k1. Shape thumb: *[K1. k2tog—18 sts rem. Pick up and knit 1 st between middle finger and ring finger. Rnd 2: Ssk. k1f&b. Rep last 4 rnds once more—64 sts. M1R. leaving a 6" tail. k4. M1L—66 sts. pm and join in the rnd—66 sts. k4—74 sts. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs Rnd 18: Work even in patt. Both gloves: Cont in patt through Row 8 of chart.Fingerless Gloves. work in patt to last 7 sts. M1R. k2. ssk. pass the 3 sl sts over the 4 sts 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Right glove: K28. M1L. k1. M1L (see Glossary). Finishing With yarn threaded on a tapestry needle. M1R. work in patt to 4 sts before m. M1L. work in patt to last 10 sts. rep from * once more—14 sts rem. k2tog. or ¼" less than desired total length. M1R. pass the 3 sl sts over the 4 sts 7 5 3 1 ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. work 18 sts according to Row 1 of Lace and Twist Cable chart. Dec rnd: Ssk. k16. Dec rnd: *K1. ssk. k2tog—16 sts rem. Finish as for index finger.com. Rnd 7: K4. Cut yarn. Knit 1 rnd. Weave in loose ends. yo k2tog pattern repeat sl 3 pwise.com 5 . Rnd 7: K3. rep from * once more—10 sts rem. Rnd 5: K2. Shape hand: *K4. Index finger: K9. M1L. place next 64 sts on holder for fingers (keeping m in place). k10—20 sts for thumb. Cut yarn. k27—54 sts rem. k2—68 sts. Pm and join in the rnd. M1R. work in patt to last 2 sts. knit Knit 2 rnds. work in patt to last 8 sts. or ¼" less than desired total length. k2tog—18 sts rem. Thumb: K10. work in patt to last 4 sts. work in patt to last 5 sts. Middle finger: Place 9 sts from beg of holder and 9 sts from end of holder onto needle—18 sts total. M1R. Work 1 rnd even. pick up and knit 1 st between pinky finger and hand—18 sts. Rnd 13: K6. Finish as for index finger. pick up and knit 1 st between ring finger and middle finger—20 sts. k1. M1L. Rnd 11: K5. M1R. M1R. k1—68 sts. Pull tight to gather sts and fasten off on WS. piece measures about 5½" from CO. place next 36 sts on holder. pick up and knit 1 st between middle finger and index finger—20 sts. or ¼" less than desired total length. working until finger measures 2". Work even in St st until thumb measures 1½" from end of gusset. k16. Lace and Twist Cable k2tog pattern repeat sl 3 pwise. pm. Work even purl in St st until finger measures 2". M1R (see Glossary). Thread tail onto tapestry needle and draw through rem sts. k18. rep from * once more—12 sts rem. then work Rows 1–8 four more times—40 rnds in charted patt. work in patt to last 2 sts. M1L. k14. Rnds 4–6: Work even in patt. Rnd 1: Pick up and knit 1 st at base of thumb. Work 3 rnds even in patt. M1L. k2—70 sts. leaving a 6" tail. k1. Pull tight to gather sts and fasten off on WS. Thread tail onto tapestry needle and draw through rem sts. Rnd 9: K4. work in patt to last 2 sts. She blogs at http:// silkieknit. k1. k7—82 sts. Rnd 3: K1. knit purl knit purl yo yo k2tog pattern repeat ssk.

[Knit 9 (7) rnds. 72 (76) sts total. With olive. Next rnd: Knit to first m. Place marker (pm) and join. Co 1 st. Knit 1 rnd. or desired length to base of fingers. slip m on each rnd. dec rnd: Knit to 2 sts before first m. Co 2 sts (18 index finger sts). k1. and #14 gray. pm. Co 65 (73) sts onto 1 dpn. rejoin and knit to end—56 (60) sts. 21 (24) sts each on needles 1 and 2. Finished size Yarn Baruffa Bollicina from lane Borgosesia (65% cashmere. 145 yd [133 m]/25 g): #11 olive (MC). Notions Markers (m). pm. divide sts onto 3 dpn so that there are 22 (24) sts each on needles 1 and 3.Fingerless Gloves. gloves shown measure 73⁄4" (19. place 18 thumb sts onto a length of contrasting yarn. knit to end of rnd—58 (62) sts. pass the 2 slipped sts over. needles Gloves Cuff size 2 (2. rep from * to end of rnd. thumb gore: Knit across sts of needles 1 and 2. *yo. 1 ball each. knit to last 2 sts. K1. k2tog— 62 (70) sts rem. Knit every rnd until finger 6 ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. remove m. [k1f&b] 2 times. k1. k1f&b. Fingers Index finger: Work to 8 sts before m at center of thumb.5 cm) from beg. and 21 (25) sts on needle 2.75 mm): straight and set of 4 double-pointed (dpn). and 22 (24) sts on needle 3. 32 sts and 44 rnds = 4" (10 cm) in GauGe st st. with separate needle k16. Stitches sk2p: sl 2 sts individually kwise. k1f&b. k30 (34). reposition sts if necessary so there are 19 (20) sts each on needles 1 and 3. k2. #7 light khaki. Next rnd: Knit to first m.knittingdaily. Knit Mittens. dec rnd: K30 (34). k2tog. yo. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.5] cm) from beg of thumb gore. #12 gold. Knit 1 rnd. on next rnd. Knit 9 (7) rnds. divide index finger sts evenly onto 3 dpn and join. k2tog] 3 (5) times—56 (60) sts rem. [Work 2 rnds even. knit to 1 st before next m. and sl rem 40 (44) sts to waste yarn to be worked later. k2tog. #19 dark green.5] cm) hand circumference. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Layered Turkish Gloves by Mari lynn Patrick originally published in Interweave Knits Summer 2000 CHRis HARTlOvE 7 (73⁄4)" (18 [19. tapestry needle. pm. to fit a woman’s medium (large) hand. k4 sts of needle 3 (15 [16] sts rem on needle 3).com . 35% silk. remove second m. Co 1 st. Work even until piece measures 5" (12. Work even until piece measures about 41⁄2 (5)" (11. #15 coral. k2. dec 1 st on needle 1 (2)—64 (72) sts rem. pm. sk2p. knit to end] 7 times—18 sts bet markers.5 [12. being careful not to twist sts. using the backward loop method (see glossary).5 cm). 3 balls. and 18 (20) sts on needle 2.

[k2tog. dec for tip: K1 (2). divide finger sts evenly onto 3 dpn and join. K3. see chart at left < 1f&b on RS. K1 (0). Knit Mittens.knittingdaily.5 [9] cm). or 1⁄4" (6 mm) less than desired total length. Knit 1 rnd.com 7 . knit these sts. 2 23 21 olive gold coral dark green light khaki gray thumb gore. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 2 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For measures 23⁄4 (3)" (7 [7. [k2tog] 5 times—8 sts rem.5-cm) tail. k2] 4 times.5] cm). Co 2 sts—19 (20) sts.Fingerless Gloves. Knit every rnd until finger measures 31⁄4 (31⁄2)" (8. pick up and knit 3 (2) sts at base of index finger. k2tog—14 (15) sts rem. k2tog—13 sts rem. dec for top: [K2tog. leaving a 10" (25. page 94) to graft rem sts tog. k7 (8) palm sts. k2] 4 times. Knit 1 rnd. Break yarn. p1f&b on WS 2 2 19 2 2 17 15 2 2 13 2 2 11 2 2 9 7 2 2 5 2 2 3 1 55 53 51 49 47 45 43 41 39 37 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 7 5 3 1 2 2 2 ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. Middle finger: sl 7 (8) sts for back of hand onto 1 dpn. thread tail onto tapestry needle and use Kitchener st (see glossary.

k2. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For [k2tog. Over-Gloves Note: the over-gloves are worked back and forth on straight needles in st st colorwork. thumb gore: (row 15 of chart): K1. purl to last st. work to 18 thumb gore sts. [k2tog. on row 16 of charts. k2tog. ssk. divide finger sts evenly onto 3 dpn and join. sl these sts onto contrasting yarn (remove markers). thumb trim: sl 18 held thumb sts onto 2 dpn. with a third dpn. graft as for index finger. pick up and knit 2 sts at base of middle finger. With yarn threaded on a tapestry needle. k1 (edge st). k2tog—20 sts rem. Bo all sts kwise.5 [8. k1. k1] 5 times—10 sts. pick up and knit 8 sts at base of Co sts—26 sts. work in patt to end—68 sts. k2] 3 times. Right Over-Glove Work as for left over-glove. ring finger: sl 7 (8) sts from back of hand onto 1 dpn. [p1f&b] 2 times. inc 1 st inside thumb gore markers as shown on thumb gore chart through row 38—18 thumb gore sts. with 3rd dpn. k2 (0)—8 sts rem. pick up and knit 6 sts at base of Co sts—24 sts. k2tog—13 (14) sts rem.5 [6.5 cm). ssk. little finger: sl 6 sts from back of hand onto 1 dpn. knit these sts. [k2tog] 5 (6) times—8 sts rem. k1—22 sts rem. graft as for other fingers. but beg chart as indicated for right glove so that palm and back-of-hand patts mirror left over-glove. [K2tog. on row 39 of chart. Knit 1 rnd. ssk. graft as for other fingers. Thumb Place 18 held thumb sts onto 2 dpn. Bo all sts pwise. Knit 2 rows. pm. k1 (0)—10 sts rem. work to end of rnd according to overglove chart. Rnd 1: K18. k2tog] 5 times—15 sts rem. [K2tog. Weave in loose ends. Place m and join. cont as established to m.Fingerless Gloves. pm. Rnd 5: K18. k1. Knit 1 rnd. Rnd 4: K18. Knit every rnd until finger measures 21⁄4 (21⁄2)" (5. Purl 1 rnd. dec for tip: K1 (2). using the backward loop method (see glossary.com 8 . k2—24 sts rem. [k2tog. Cont as charted through row 55. Knit Mittens. k2] 4 times. work center 66 sts according to over-glove chart through row 14. k6 (7) palm sts—14 (15) sts. K3 (2). Co 2 sts over gap. Join. Knit every rnd until finger measures 3 (31⁄4)" (7. page 93). k1] 4 (5) times. sew side seam. dec for tip: [K2. work 2 sts according to row 15 of thumb gore chart. divide finger sts evenly onto 3 dpn and join.5] cm) from beg.  Y Mari lynn Patrick has been working in the handknitting business for twenty-seven years. pick up and knit 2 sts at base of ring finger. Finishing Block lightly. Next row: (Ws) K1 (edge st). Arrange sts evenly on 3 dpn and knit every rnd until thumb measures 21⁄2" (6. Rnd 2: Knit.knittingdaily. work to end. Knitting the edge sts every row and beg with row 1 as indicated for left glove. k7 palm sts.5] cm) from beg. knit these sts. Left Over-Glove With dark green and straight needles. Co 2 sts—18 (19) sts. k1] 3 (4) times. Knit 1 rnd. sl m. work 29 sts as charted for palm. Mari lynn Patrick has been working in the handknitting business for over thirty years. With dark green. graft as for index finger. Rnd 3: K18. Co ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. k1—11 (12) sts rem. knit 1 (Ws) row. dec for top: K0 (1). sl m. k2tog. Cont working as charted. 68 sts.

knittingdaily.com 9 CHRis HARTlOvE . Spring 2004 needles size Finished size 10 (12.5 [30. relaxed): #2550 blue. tapestry needle. 35. gloves shown measure 12" (30. yo. GauGe 16 sts and 24 rnds = 2" (10 cm) in st st worked in the round. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. 14)" (25. repeat rnds 1–4 for pattern.5] cm) hand circumference. Garter-Stitch Eyelet Rib: (multiple of 6 sts) Rnd 1: *P1. after washing.75 mm): set of 4 or 5 double-pointed (dpn). p2tog.7% elastic. 2 (2. Rnds 2–4: Knit.5 cm). p2tog. k1.5. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Uncommon Gardening Gloves by Donna DruchunaS originally published in Interweave Knits. unstretched. 1. rep from *. Yarn notions Markers (m).3% cotton. yo. stitch holders. Knit Mittens.Fingerless Gloves. 2 balls. Stitch Guide Cascade Fixation (98. 110 yd [100 m]/50 g. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Break yarn. place next 32 (38. Inc 2 gusset sts in this manner every 3 rnds until there are 15 (17. Beg with rnd 1. Work even until finger measures 21⁄2 (23⁄4. little finger: K24 (29. 46) sts. 7) sts on needles. pull tight. 8) sts on needles and rem 22 (26. 20) sts for thumb. 5] cm). k1. For largest size only: Knit the next 2 sts tog (first 2 sts of next rnd)—8 (9. M1 (see glossary). ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Right Glove Cuff: Co 42 (48. Knit 2 rnds even. M1. 5.5] cm) from beg. 17) sts for middle finger. p1 ribbing until piece measures 1" (2.8 [4. 2)" (3. 10) sts rem.5 [7. thread tail through rem sts. Middle finger: Place first and last 5 (6. and knit to end of rnd—13 (15.5 cm). dec 2 (dec 0. inc 2) sts evenly spaced—40 (48. Thumb: Place 15 (17. pick up and knit 1 st along Co edge between thumb and hand. 3)" (6. join. join. 7. pick up and knit 1 st along Co edge of ring finger. Donna DruchunaS is a freelance knitter and writer. Co 1 st over gap. 14) little finger sts.5] cm) from beg. use backward loop method to Co 2 sts over gap. thread tail through rem sts. Join yarn and pick up and knit 2 sts along base of Co sts at side of little finger—34 (40. remove marker. rep from *—8 (9. Next rnd: Knit to gusset. apply puffy paint in a dot or stripe pattern on fingers and palms for a non-slip surface. 19) gusset sts bet markers. remove marker. and knit to end of rnd—16 (18. Work even until finger measures 2 (21⁄4. Break yarn. and knit to end of rnd—13 (15. but reverse shaping and begin thumb gusset as foll: Knit to last 3 sts. following the manufacturer’s instructions. knitting last st of rnd tog with first st of next rnd—6 (7. 17) sts for ring finger. 17) sts for index finger. 21⁄4)" (4. 8) sts rem.5. sl m. 16) sts on holder. knit to end—2 sts inc’d.knittingdaily.com 10 . use the backward loop method (see glossary) to Co 1 st over gap. 12] cm).5] cm). Work even until finger measures 13⁄4 (2. M1. 54) sts. pull tight. k1. If desired. hand: Work even in st st until section above eyelet rib measures 41⁄4 (41⁄2. 6. Join and work in the rnd until piece measures 1⁄4" (6 mm) from joining rnd. Wrist: Change to st st and work even for 1" (2. 9) sts rem. Work even until thumb measures 11⁄2 (13⁄4. Co 2 st over gap.5 [5. knit to end of rnd—40 (48. dec rnd: *K2tog. Work k1. Work as for ring finger. knit to next m. Left Glove Work as for right glove. join. Knit 2 rnds even. Ring finger: Place first and last 6 (7. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. 19) held gusset sts on needles. pm. Knit Mittens. Knit 2 rnds even. and knit to end of rnd—13 (15. or just shy of desired length. rep from *—5 (6. M1. being careful not to twist sts. pm. 44) held sts on needles. k2.Fingerless Gloves. Fasten off as for ring finger.5. and fasten off. or just shy of desired length. Index finger: Place rem sts on needles. sl m. Inc rnd: Knit to m. M1. join. join.5. knit to end of rnd—10 (12. Finishing Weave in loose ends. dec and fasten off as for ring finger. 43⁄4)" (11 [11. 44) sts on holder to work later. and at the same time. and fasten off. 56) sts. Dec rnd: *K2tog. 7) sts rem. pm. work garter-stitch eyelet rib until piece measures 4" (10 cm) from beg. Wash in warm water to relax elastic. knit to end—3 gusset sts. pm. 30) sts on holder. use a blowdryer to puff the paint instead of an iron. M1. place gusset sts on holder. or just shy of desired length. leaving rem 12 (14. 56) sts. Upper hand: Place 32 (38. Pick up and knit 1 st along Co edge of middle finger. rep from *. 34).5 cm) from beg. Thumb gusset: K2. Place marker (pm) and join. 21⁄2)" (5 [5. or until finger is just shy of desired length. dec rnd: *K2tog. on last rep of rnd 2 of patt.

and matching patts will be established on each side of the other fingers and thumb. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For by nancy BuSh originally published on Piecework. join into a circle and work the lace patt for 2½ inches (6.knittingdaily. Set thumb aside: Work the 1st 15 sts of rnd 19 from the chart.com 11 JOE COCA . Hand: Work the 1st 5 rnds of the hand from the left hand chart. Work 1 rnd even. work 1 st Charcoal gray. Inc for the thumb as foll: Work the 1st 15 sts of rnd 6 from the chart. complete the rnd. Cont until you have completed rnd 30 of the chart. Co 50 sts evenly on 3 or 4 needles. 2 balls each of #0020 Natural and #0083 Charcoal gray. M1 in Charcoal gray. Being careful not to twist the stitches. Little finger: Working from rnd 1 of the little Finger chart. place the next 47 sts on a holder. inc by M1 on the last rnd—51 sts. size 2 (2. k2tog. yo. Knit Mittens.Fingerless Gloves. rep rnds 1 and 2.3 cm). Rnd 2: *ssk. sportweight. Co 11 sts in patt. 1 ball of #4018 red set of 4 or 5 double pointed.75 oz) ball. then on every odd-numbered rnd as shown on the thumb chart until there are 13 thumb sts.com Two-Color Norwegian Gloves Yarn dale of Norway heilo. place the 13 thumb sts on a length of scrap yarn. k2. 108 yards (98.7 m)/50 gram (1. k2. 100% Norwegian wool yarn. Instructions Left Hand needles.75 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge Lace Pattern (10-st repeat) Rnd 1: K. rep from * to end of rnd. inc on each side of the thumb st on the next rnd. Co 5 sts ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. yo. notions stitch holder or scrap of yarn tapestry needle Finished size Woman’s medium gauge: 7 sts and 9 rnds = 1 inch (2. You will beg the little finger 2 rnds before beg the other fingers. and work the rem of the rnd—62 sts. the same 3-st seam patt that borders the hand cont up each side of the little and index fingers. k2.5 cm) in patt Cuff: With natural. work 7 sts in the established palm patt. Cont working from the chart.

The first few rows of the thumb are also shown. Work the seam patt on both sides of each finger and cont the palm patt on the front of each finger as described in the written instructions.com 12 .Fingerless Gloves. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. Ring & Index Finger Middle Finger Thumb Patt charts for the ring. The complete thumb chart is also shown. and index fingers and thumb show the patt for the back of the finger. middle. Knit Mittens.knittingdaily. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Key #0083—Charcoal Gray #4018—Red #0020—Natural CO sts Left Hand The chart shows the patt for the front and back of the left hand and the front and back of the little finger.

1 Charcoal gray. pick up and k 1 Natural from the Co st—52 sts. 2 Charcoal gray—20 sts. Work the next 7 sts from the back of the hand and l st picked up in the prev rnd in the back finger patt—24 sts. k1. When you reach the little finger on the back of the hand. k1. the next 3 in the seam patt. shape the top of the thumb as shown on the chart. Ring finger: transfer the sts on the holder set aside for the other fingers to 3 or 4 needles. Right Glove reverse the placement of the thumb and fingers. closing any gaps that occur near the base of the fingers. and draw them up snugly. ssk. k3. ssk. Beg at the Co seam sts of the little finger. Rnd 10: K1. Knit Mittens. sl 2. k2tog. Thumb: transfer the 13 sts at the thumbhole to a needle. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For as foll: 3 Charcoal gray. k1. working in the rnd. and back thumb patts. using the same decs as for the little finger. k2—16 sts. ssk. k3. then work the rem 7 sts in patt for the back of the finger: 1 Natural. Pick up and k 11 sts from the sts Co for the thumbhole: 1 Charcoal gray. ssk. pick up and k 3 Charcoal gray sts from the Co seam sts and 1 Natural from between the Co sts and the palm sts. Rnd 12: K1. k2—8 sts. k3. 9 sts on the palm side. then 8 sts in the palm patt. cont foll the little Finger chart until you have completed rnd 9. then pick up and k 1 more st from the hand in Natural—26 sts. Working in patt. k2—12 sts. When the ring finger is complete. p2sso. teaches knitting workshops nationwide and is the author of numerous books. place the next 33 sts on a holder. maintaining the seam and palm patts and foll the chart for the back of the finger. Cover them with a damp towel and lightly steam-press. Co 5 sts: l in the palm patt. setting up the sts so that there are 3 seam sts on each side. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. turn the glove inside out and darn in the loose ends. Work rnd 31 from the chart. nancy BuSh. work the 3 seam sts.Fingerless Gloves. keeping the 3-st seam patt opposite the little-finger seam patt. work the middle and then the index fingers in the same manner.knittingdaily. divide the sts onto 3 needles and. Work rnd 32 from the chart. seam. thread it through the rem sts. divide these sts onto 3 needles and work in the rnd. 9 in palm patt. and the last in the back finger patt. 2 Natural. maintaining the palm.com 13 . Rnd 11: Work even as charted. Rnd 13: With Charcoal gray only. k2tog. 1 Charcoal gray. k3. k2tog. p2sso. Break the yarn. k2tog. and 9 sts on the back of each finger—24 sts for each finger. sl 2. k3. k1. Attach Natural and pick up and k the middle of the 3 seam sts from the hand. dec for the tip of the finger as foll. a member of PieceWork magazine’s editorial advisory panel. Finishing lay the finished gloves flat and pat them into shape. shape the top of the finger as shown on the chart. to beg the ring finger. Cont knitting in the rnd. 3 Natural. k1.

Work in 2×2 rib for 11⁄2". place marker (pm). working right to left across chart on first 32 sts. and join in the rnd. Knit Mittens. Change to st st and beg twilight trees chart. divide evenly over 4 dpn. Yarn needles tapestry needle.5 mm): set of 5 doublepointed (dpn).com 14 ANN swANsON . Thumb gusset: Notes u these mitts are worked one at a time. MC) and #015 smokey mountain (purple multi. Co 64 sts. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.knittingdaily. stitches reading the chart left to right. Jade sapphire Mongolian Cashmere 2-ply (100% cashmere: 400 yd [366 m]/55 g): #30 la nuit (black. CC). size 11⁄2 (2. Work through rnd 35. 1 skein each. then working left to right across the second 32 sts. GauGe Mitten With MC.Fingerless Gloves. then working the remaining ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Winter Twilight Mitts by laura rintala originally published in Interweave Knits Fall 2008 Finished size 6" hand circumference and notions 9" long. markers (m). stitch holder. working the chart as normal (reading right to left) across the first half of the stitches. 36 sts and 47 rnds = 4" in stranded colorwork.

Bo in rib. With MC and beg at inside of thumb.knittingdaily. 3-sT rePeaT Work across chart from right to left. pick up and knit 1 st in thumb gore. Ribbing: With MC only. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 83 81 79 MC 77 CC 75 Marker 73 M1 M1 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For M1 with MC 71 M1 with CC 69 67 M1 65 M1 63 M1 61 M1 59 M1 57 M1 55 M1 53 M1 51 M1 49 M1 47 M1 45 M1 43 M1 41 M1 39 M1 37 Pm * 35 33 31 29 27 25 23 21 19 17 15 13 11 9 1 –8 3-st repeat Work across chart from right to left. Work in 2×2 rib for 1⁄2". Weave in loose ends. pm. laura rintala is the former managing editor of Interweave Knits. Work first 32 sts according to chart. Cont in patt through rnd 66 of chart—96 sts. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. then from left to right for each rnd. pm and join in the rnd—28 sts. then from left to right for each rnd. knit all thumb sts while dec 6 sts evenly spaced around. Thumb: sl 32 thumb sts onto dpn.com 15 .Fingerless Gloves. work in 2×2 rib for 1⁄2". work rem 32 sts from chart. Knit Mittens. s1 32 thumb sts to holder. pick up and knit 1 st in thumb gore. Cont in patt on rem 64 sts through end of chart. pm. block lightly. Bo in rib. [M1] 2 times (see glossary).

seam edges tog for about 11⁄2". ANN swANsON Motley Mitts by liSa Shroyer originally published in Interweave Knits Fall 2008 Finished size 71⁄2" hand circumference notions GauGe tapestry needle. Rows 3 and 4: rep rows 1 and 2. picking up 1 st in top of thumbhole and bottom (st count can be adjusted if needed for your thumbhole size). Join in the rnd. turn. turn. on rows foll short-rows. Row 14 (short-row): (Ws) K3. pick up and knit 18 sts evenly around thumbhole. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. p10. (rs) knit to end. knit to end. Join in the rnd and Bo all sts pwise.Fingerless Gloves.com 16 . With CC and dpn. Knit Mittens. rep rows 1–14 two more times. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. Row 5: (Ws) rep row 1. Bo all sts kwise on rs. 90 yd [82 m]/100 g): #g43 pink/blue/brown multi (MC) and #F70 blue-black (CC). (Ws) purl to end. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Row 6 (short-row): (rs) sl 1 pwise. size 10 (6 mm): straight needles and set of double-pointed (dpn). sheep shop Yarn sheep Number two (100% wool. leave an unseamed hole for thumb and base of thumb to protrude from mitt. purl to end. (Ws) purl to end. Weave in ends. then Bo all sts pwise. take off mitt and. Seaming: Fold one mitt piece in half so Co and Bo edges meet. to customize fit. k9. 1 skein each. working from top (finger) edge. and 91⁄4" long. wrap next st. turn. Row 10 (short-row): (Ws) K3. Mitt Pieces (make 2) With straight needles and MC. Row 12 (short-row): (rs) sl 1 pwise.knittingdaily. knit to end. pick up and knit 21 sts evenly around top edge of mitt. Row 7: (rs) sl 1 pwise. liSa Shroyer is editor of Knitscene. then work rows 1–11 once more. Row 9: rep row 2. tack bottom of edged thumbhole closed if desired. p4. wrap next st. (rs) knit to end. She lives in North Carolina. wrap next st. From this point. Co 29 sts. k5. Edging: With CC and dpn. sew edges tog for 4". Row 2: (rs) sl 1 pwise. Yarn needles 13 sts and 19 rows = 4" in st st. pick up and work wraps with wrapped sts as you come to them. Finishing Wet-block mitt pieces and let dry completely. slide hand into mitt and fine-tune thumbhole placement by adjusting the mitt so top edge hits below second knuckles of fingers and thumb protrudes from side of mitt from the base of the thumb joint. Working from garter (cuff) edge. Row 11: (Ws) rep row 1. Work in st st and short-rows (see glossary) as foll: Row 1: (Ws) K3. wrap next st. Row 13: (rs) rep row 2. Row 8: (Ws) rep row 1. turn.

1 skein each. marker (m). notions Waste yarn. needles sizes 7 (4. Yarn distributed by Fairmount Fibers.knittingdaily. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. to fit a woman’s small to medium hand.5 mm): double-pointed (dpn). Knit Mittens.Fingerless Gloves.com 17 ANN swANsON by eunny Jang originally published in Interweave Knits Fall 2008 . tapestry needle. 135 yd [123 m]/100 g): mulled wine (MC) and #08 black (CC). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge. GauGe 171⁄4 sts and 30 rows = 4" in linen st on larger needles. Yarn Manos del uruguay Wool Clàsica (100% wool. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Mittens Interrupted Finished size 71⁄2" hand circumference and 81⁄4" long from cuff to tips of fingers.5 mm) and 101⁄2 (6.

sl 1 wyf. [k2tog] 2 times. Work rnd 2 of linen st in rnds Finishing Weave in ends. Notes u the body of the mitten is worked in (see stitch guide). work 2 rows in patt. Next rnd: K1. work in patt and dec 1 st—20 sts rem. Carry unused yarn up side of work.Fingerless Gloves. work 13 sts in patt. Work 1 rnd even in patt. Row 3: sl 1. on next rnd. k1. p2tog—12 sts rem. work row 2 of linen st in rows. p2tog. rep from * to end—32 sts. Work in k1tbl. turn. join front and back with three-needle Bo (see glossary) using MC. *With MC only. Row 7: sl 1. k7. ssk. Shape top: [K2tog] 2 times. ssk. Cut CC. p2. then work dec rnd. p6. sl 1 with yarn in back (wyb). Cinch to close. Work in st st until thumb measures 1⁄2" less than desired length. ssk. rep from * to end. turn. turn. distribute evenly over 4 needles. one for front and one for back. k2tog—4 sts dec’d. turn. Row 2: (rs) K2. p2tog. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Stitch Guide Linen Stitch in Rows: (even number of sts) Row 1: (rs) *K1. Knit 1 rnd. ending with rnd 2 of linen st in rnds. turn.knittingdaily. rep from * to last st. p2tog. ssk. p4. Work until mitten measures 1" less than desired length. Row 9: sl 1. Mittens Cuff: With CC and smaller dpn. Row 6: sl 1. [k2tog] 6 times—7 sts rem. eunny Jang is the editor of Interweave Knits. u the thumb gusset is left open for working later by working the palm of the mitten flat in rows. k1. Rnd 2: *sl 1 wyf. pick up and knit 10 sts down front of mitten and 10 sts up back of mitten—20 sts. Maintaining stripe sequence. Work in shortrows (see glossary) as foll: Row 1: (Ws) P11. Linen Stitch in Rounds: (odd number of sts) Rnd 1: *K1. linen stitch in two-row stripes. Next row: (Ws) Cont with MC. Pick up and knit 1 st at top of thumbhole—13 sts. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. distribute sts over 2 needles. Pm for beg of rnd. Block mittens flat. Body: Join MC and change to larger needles. Thumb With CC and beg at top of thumbhole with rs facing. Row 2: (Ws) *P1. work row 1 of linen st in rows (see stitch guide) over 32 sts. Inc rnd: *K7. work 12 sts in patt. Knit Mittens. p9. wrap next st. sl 1 with yarn in front (wyf). work 1 row in patt and use the backward-loop method (see glossary) to Co 1 st at end of row—33 sts. rep from * 4 more times—20 rows in linen st. Co 28 sts. Row 4: sl 1. sl 1 wyf. With CC. rep from * to end. turn work inside out carefully. rep from * to last st. rep last 2 rnds once more.com 18 . M1 (see glossary). k5. Pm and rejoin for working in the rnd. p1 rib for 14 rnds. linen st section should measure about 23⁄4" from top of cuff. Break yarn and thread tail through sts. Row 5: sl 1. k3. only one color is used per row. Row 8: sl 1. redistribute sts onto 3 dpn for working in the rnd. Place marker (pm) and join in the rnd.

slip 1 kwise. Cable Cast-On Begin with a slipknot and one knitted cast-on stitch if there are no established stitches. k2 sl sts tog tbl (decrease) slip 1 kwise. Slip the right needle back through the stitch. slip 1 kwise. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Knit Stitch (k) With yarn held to the back of the work. Gently tighten the yarn. Place thumb and index finger of left hand between yarn ends so that working yarn is around index finger and tail end is around thumb. tighten resulting stitch on needle (Figure 4). drop the worked stitch of the left needle and gently tighten the yarn. Figure 1 Figure 2 Figure 3 Figure 3 Figure 4 ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. Knit Mittens. make a slipknot and place on right needle. Purl Stitch (p) With yarn held to the front of the work. Wrap the yarn around the right-needle tip counterclockwise. One purl stitch completed on right needle. One knit stitch completed on right needle. grab first strand around index finger with needle. Wrap yarn as if to knit. Draw yarn through to complete stitch (Figure 2) and slip this new stitch to left needle as shown (Figure 3). insert the right needle into the first stitch on the left needle from bottom of the stitch to top and from the front of the stitch to the back. Drop loop off thumb and. then drop the worked stitch off the left needle. Bring needle up through loop on thumb (Figure 2). placing thumb back in V configuration. insert the right needle into the first stitch on the left needle from the top of the stitch to the bottom and from the back of the stitch to the front. Insert right needle between first two stitches on left needle (Figure 1).com 19 Illustrations by Gayle Ford Leaving a long tail (about 1⁄2 " to 1" for each stitch to be cast on).knittingdaily. p2 sl sts tog tbl (decrease) stockinette stitch through back loop with yarn in back with yarn in front Fingerless Gloves. Draw the right needle back through the stitch carrying the wrapped yarn with it. Wrap yarn around right-needle tip counterclockwise. and go back down through loop on thumb (Figure 3). making a V of yarn (Figure 1).glossary AbbreviATiOnS Co k k1f&b k2tog kwise p p1f&b p2tog psso p2sso pwise rev st st rib sl st ssk ssp st st tbl wyb wyf cast on knit knit into front and back of same st knit two stitches together knitwise purl purl into front and back of same st purl two stitches together pass slipped stitch over pass two slipped stitches over purlwise reverse stockinette stitch ribbing slip stitch (sl 1 st pwise unless otherwise indicated) slip 1 kwise. Secure ends with your other fingers and hold palm upward. Continental (Long-Tail) Cast-On Figure 1 Figure 2 . carrying the wrapped yarn with it.

Bring yarn to front (Figure 1). insert left needle tip into first stitch on right needle (Figure 1) and lift this stitch up and over the second stitch (Figure 2) and off the needle (Figure 3). Ssk Decrease Standard bind-Off (bO) Knit the first stitch. and then into wrapped stitch as usual. Insert right needle from back. Hold them with right sides of knitting facing together. Turn work and bring yarn in position for next stitch. Knit Mittens. slip next stitch purlwise to right needle. making sure new stitch comes out under wrap. Knit them together. Leave wrap if the purl stitch shows on right side. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For raised (M1) increases Left Slant (M1L) With left needle tip.knittingdaily. Repeat from *. work to just before wrapped stitch.com 20 . Right Slant (M1R) With left needle tip. Work to turn point. *knit the next stitch (2 stitches on right needle). Knit lifted loop through the front (Figure 2). work to just before wrapped stitch. Hide wraps as follows: Knit stitch: On right side. Cut yarn and pull tail through last stitch. Insert right needle from front.glossary backward-Loop Cast-On *Loop working yarn and place it on needle backward so that it doesn’t unwind. Figure 1 Figure 2 Slip two stitches knitwise one at a time (Figure 1). lift strand between needles from back to front (Figure 1). Knit lifted loop through the back (Figure 2). Insert point of left needle into front of two slipped stitches and knit them together through back loops with right needle (Figure 2). Fingerless Gloves. ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www. wrapping the stitch as you do so. under the wrap from bottom up. Figure 1 Figure 2 Figure 1 Figure 2 Short-rows: Wrapping a Stitch Knit 2 together (k2tog) Knit two stitches together as if they were a single stitch. Figure 1 Figure 2 Figure 3 Figure 1 Figure 2 Illustrations by Gayle Ford Three-needle bind-Off Place stitches to be joined onto two separate needles. Purl 2 together (p2tog) Purl two stitches together as if they were a single stitch. Note: Hide wraps in a knit stitch when right side of piece is worked in a knit stitch. lift strand between needles from front to back (Figure 1). Repeat from * for the desired number of stitches. *Knit next stitch on each needle the same way. Slip same stitch back to left needle (Figure 2). Purl them together. and put on left needle. Purl stitch: On wrong side. Repeat from * until one stitch remains on third needle. under wrap from bottom up. Insert a third needle into first stitch on each of the other two needles and knit them together as one stitch. Pass first stitch over second stitch.

Slip Stitch Crochet (sl st) insert hook into stitch. ANd other glove KNIttINg PAtterNs 7 Free KNIttINg PAtterNs For Single Crochet (sc) through front stitch as if to purl and leave stitch on needle. if you have fewer. Figure 1 Figure 2 ©Interweave | Not to be reprinted | All rights reserved | www.com 21 Illustrations by Gayle Ford To check gauge.knittingdaily. and use thumb to hold in place while pulling needle through wraps into background a short distance from where it came out. slide the stitches to other end of the needle. and knit the stitches as usual. yarn over hook and draw loop through stitch and loop on hook. Fold the strands in half to form two equal groups. then release them. Work in pattern stitch until piece measures at least 4" (10 cm) from foundation chain. Cut several lengths of yarn about five times the desired finished cord length. chain 30 to 40 stitches using recommended hook size. use a smaller hook. twist each group tightly in a clockwise direction until they begin to kink. Twisted Cord . repeat from * for desired length. repeat. pull the yarn around the back. bring needle through next back stitch as if to knit. Put both groups in one hand. wrap yarn around needle one to three times. Crochet Gauge Crochet Chain (ch) Make a slipknot on hook. Step 2: Bring threaded needle through back stitch as if to knit and leave stitch on needle. allowing them to twist around each other counterclockwise. slip this stitch off. Yarn over hook and draw it through loop of slipknot. drawing yarn through the last loop formed. Step 3: Bring threaded needle through same front stitch as if to knit and slip this stitch off needle. Smooth out the twists so that they are uniform along the length of the cord. Lay swatch on flat surface. Repeat Steps 3 and 4 until no stitches remain on needles. Repeat until gauge is correct. yarn over hook and draw a loop through stitch. yarn over hook (Figure 1) and draw it through both loops on hook (Figure 2). Repeat two or three times on different areas of swatch to confirm measurements. Knot the ends. If you have more stitches and rows than called for in instructions. Insert hook into a stitch. Figure 1 Figure 2 i-Cord With double-pointed needle. Step 4: Bring threaded needle through first back stitch as if to purl (as illustrated). French Knot Bring needle out of knitted background from back to front. Holding one group in each hand. use a larger hook. leave this stitch on needle.glossary Kitchener Stitch Step 1: Bring threaded needle Fingerless Gloves. Anchor the strands at the fold by looping them over a doorknob. Place a ruler over swatch and count number of stitches across and number of rows down (including fractions of stitches and rows) in 4" (10 cm). cast on desired number of stitches. Knit Mittens. *Without turning the needle. Bring threaded needle through next front stitch as if to purl and leave stitch on needle.

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