Gloves from Glote to Knit Knitting Pattern Download
These spectacular gloves were adapted from a pattern for nineteenth-century Swedish mittens. The gloves display the Lice pattern at its best.
Finished Size: Man's medium, 9 inches (22.9 cm) hand circumference and 10 inches (25.4 cm) long
Yarn: Jamieson's Shetland Spindrift, 100% wool yarn, fingering weight, 115 yards (105.2 m)/25 gram (0.9 oz) ball, 3 balls of #587 Madder (MC) and 2 balls of #999 Black (CC)
Needles: wwHiyaHiya Needles, set of 5 double pointed, size 0000 (1.25 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Stitch marker; Stitch holders;
Gauge: 41 sts and 50 rows = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in Lice patt; Tapestry needle
Originally Published: PieceWork March/April 2014