Rosebud Fingerless Gloves to Knit Knitting Pattern Download
The yarn used for the gloves is a very soft wool/ silk blend. The ladylike picot cast-on and bind-off at the bottom and top create a ruffle effect. The soft pink rosebuds are small bobbles. I used a twisted 1 x 1 rib for the fine trim.
- Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend, 70% extrafine merino wool/30% silk yarn, DK weight, 150 yards (137.2 m) /50 gram (1.8 oz) skein, 1 skein each of #3014 Natural (MC), #3208 Cherry Blossom (CC1), and #3068 Citric (CC2); www.fairmountfibers.com
- Needles, circular 40 inches (100 cm) sizes 3 (3.25 mm) and 5 (3.75 mm) for magic-loop technique or size needed to obtain gauge; 2 circular and set of 4 or 5 double pointed can also be used
- Waste yarn
- Tapestry needle
Finished size: 7 inches (17.8 cm) hand circumference and 8¼ inches (21.0 cm) long
Gauge: 6½ sts and 8½ rnds = 1 inch (2.5 cm) in Rosebud patt on larger needle