Lebanese Cotton Gloves to Knit Pattern Download
Full of whimsy and delight, Carol Huebscher Rhoades’s cotton gloves will be welcome on chilly spring days and nights, and they are surely a conversation starter!
Yarn: Knit Picks Curio, 100% crochet cotton thread, size 10, laceweight, 721 yard (659.3 m)/100 gram (3.5 oz) ball, 1 ball each of #26254 Natural (MC), #26262 Ash (CC1), #26259 Hollyberry (CC2), #26256 Chocolate (CC3), #26270 Victorian (CC4), #26266 Cornmeal (CC5), and #26260 Ivy (CC6)
Needles: Set of 4 or 5 double pointed, sizes 0000 (1.25 mm) and 000 (1.5 mm) or sizes needed to obtain gauge (carbon-fi ber needles recommended as steel needles tend to slide out of the cotton stitches)
Notions: Marker; Fine, smooth waste yarn to hold stitches; Tapestry needle
Finished size: 9 inches (22.9 cm) hand circumference below thumb, 7½ inches (19.1 cm) hand circumference above thumb, and 10¼ inches (26.0 cm) long from CO to tip of middle finger
Gauge: 21½ sts and 29 rnds = 2