A reworking of an old pattern, now available in an additional longer length, with a better flow of cables and ribbing (republished March 2016).
The cable pattern is fully charted and the wristers are fully adaptable for longer or shorter hands, narrower or wider thumbs. Written instructions accompany the cable chart, explaining how to work the cuff, top and thumb gusset.
- 220-230 yards fingering weight/4-ply/sock yarn for the longer, gauntlet length
- 120-160 yards fingering weight/4-ply/sock yarn for the shorter, wrister length
Yarn weight: Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi)
Gauge: 22 stitches and 52 rows = 4 inches/10cm in 2×4 ribbing (k2, p4)
Needle size: US 1½ – 2.5 mm
Finished size: the pattern is sized for average adult hands (circumference 6.5”/16cm, length 7”/18cm) but it can be adjusted by altering your gauge.
Note, this sale is for a pdf file of instructions required to hand-knit this item, and not for the finished object.