Idony Fingerless Gloves
A simple stitch pattern makes the most of stunning yarn, and provides a great fit!
50g (about 170yd/155m) of Wollmeise Sockenwolle 80/20 Twin in shade Vergissmeinicht (14wpi), or another sock or fingering yarn
3.5mm (E) hook
About 60 beads
Needle for weaving in ends
Crossed double crochet (crdc): Skip one stitch, double crochet in next stitch. Go back to skipped stitch, and double crochet in that stitch. Explained in more detail here.
Ch 30, sl to form ring
Row 1: 30 sc around
Row 2: Ch 3, 30 crdc around
Rows 3-9: 30 sc around
Row 10: Ch 3, 30 crdc around
Rows 11-2: 30 sc around.
Row 13: 2sc in first st, (place marker in 1st sc) sc 2sc in next stitch (marker in 2nd sc), sc around
Row 14-5: 2sc in markers and 1sc in rest on next two rounds so that have 7sts between markers
Row 16: Sc around
Row 17: 2sc in markers, sc in other stitches
Repeat rows 16-7 until have 15 sts between markers
Row 26 and continue until body of glove (above last crdc round) measures approximately 3 in.: Sc around
Thumb division: At first stitch marker, ch 4 and rejoin 13 sts along
Row 2-3(after thumb division): Sc around body of glove 2 rounds
Row 4: 3ch, crdc around (add bead to each dc if wish).
Row 5: Sc around once. Bind off
Thumb: Join next to first chain on palm of glove.
Row 1: Sc around until reach chain – sc2tog twice (15sts)
Row 2: Sc around until reach previous sc2tog – sc2tog (14sts)
Row 3- end: Sc around until reaches desired length. Bind off.
Repeat for second glove.
If you want to add beads, and don’t want to thread them onto the yarn at the beginning of the project, then do the crdc round and sc round, then cut yarn, rip back and add beads and redo crdc round and sc round.