Classic Gloves Pattern

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CHILDREN
ADULTS
Small
Medium
Large
Women's
Men's
 2-4 Yr 
 5-7 Yr 
 8-10 Yr 
 Medium 
 Medium 

MATERIALS: Fleisher's or Bear Brand Machine Washable Win-Sport †

ozs
1 ½
2
2
3
3
"Boye" Sock Needles, 1 set Size 1.

GAUGE: 8 sts = 1 inch; 13 rounds = 1 inch

RIGHT GLOVE: Cuff: Cast on and divide on 3 needles
sts
36
40
44
52
60
Mark end of round; carry up marker. Join, work around in ribbing of k 2, p 2 for
ins
2
2
2 ½
3
3
increasing in last round
sts
2
2
3
0
0
There will be in round
sts
38
42
47
52
60
Hand: Pattern: Round 1: K.

Round 2: First inc. for thumb gore: Inc. 1 st in first st (first thumb st), k 1, inc. 1 st in next st (last thumb st), k to end of round.

Round 3: K 5 thumb sts; k 1, * p 1, k 1; repeat from * to end of round.

Round 4: K.

Round 5: 2nd inc. round: Inc. 1 st in first st, k 3, inc. 1 st in next st, k to end of round.

Round 6: K 7 thumb sts; p 1, * k 1, p 1; repeat from * to end of round.

Round 7: K.

Round 8: 3rd inc. round: Inc. 1 st in first st, k 5, inc. 1 st in next st, k to end of round.

Round 9: K 9 thumb sts, k 1, * p 1, k 1; repeat from * to end of round.

Round 10: K.

Round 11: 4th inc. round: Inc. 1 st in first st, k 7, inc. 1 st in next st, k to end of round.

Continue to work thumb sts in stockinette st and remaining sts in pat. as in last 6 rounds, increasing 1 st each side of thumb gore every 3rd round
times
2
3
4
5
6
having 2 sts more between incs. after each successive inc. round
sts
50
56
63
70
80
in thumb gore
sts
15
17
19
21
23
For Men's Size Only: Work 2 rounds even after last inc. round.
Next round on all sizes: Work first st, slip next
sts
13
15
17
19
21
to a strand of yarn for thumb; cast on for inner side of thumb
sts
3
3
4
5
5
finish round
sts
40
44
50
56
64
Work even in pat. on all sts until
ins
1 ½
1 ½
1 ¾
2
2 ¼
above sts cast on for inner side of thumb, end at end of round. Discontinue pat.
First Finger: K first
sts
6
6
7
8
8
slip next
sts
29
32
37
41
47
to a strand of yarn for other 3 fingers; cast on 3 sts for gusset of first finger, k remaining
sts
5
6
6
7
9
join and divide on 3 needles; these
sts
14
15
16
18
20
K around in stockinette st for
ins
1 ¾
2
2 ¼
2 ½
2 ¾
or until about 1/4 in. less than required length.
†For Adult Sizes Only: * K 2 tog., k
sts
-
-
-
7
3
repeat from * around. K even for
rounds
-
-
-
1
1
For all Sizes: First dec. round: *K 2 tog., k
sts
5
3
2
2
2
2nd dec. round: K 2 tog. 6 times in succession; break off, leaving an end; draw end through remaining 6 sts twice. Fasten off.†
Second Finger: Slip from back of hand to needle
sts
5
5
6
7
9
join yarn, pick up and k 3 sts on gusset of first finger, take up and k from palm of hand
sts
4
5
6
7
8
cast on 3 sts for gusset. Divide on 3 needles these
sts
15
16
18
20
23
k around for
ins
2
2 ¼
2 ½
2 ¾
3
or until about ¼ in. less than required length.
Next round: K, decreasing in round
sts
1
1
2
2
3
leaving
sts
14
15
16
18
20
Repeat between †'s of first finger.
Third Finger: Slip from back of hand to needle
sts
5
5
6
7
7
join yarn, pick up and k 3 sts on gusset of second finger, take up and k from palm of hand
sts
4
5
5
6
7
cast on for gusset
sts
2
2
2
2
3
Divide on 3 needles these
sts
14
15
16
18
20
join, k around for
ins
1 ¾
2
2 ¼
2 ½
2 ¾
or until about ¼ in. less than required length. Repeat between †'s of first finger.
Fourth Finger: Slip remaining
sts
11
12
14
14
16
to 2 needles; join yarn, pick up and k
sts
2
2
2
2
3
K around for
ins
1 ¼
1 ½
1 ¾
2
1 ¼
or until about ¼ in. less than required length.
For Men's Size only: K 1 round decreasing
sts
-
-
-
-
3
For all Sizes: First dec. round: * K 2 tog., k
sts
11
5
2
2
2
K 1 round even; 12 sts. Complete as for first finger.
Thumb: Slip to 2 needles from thread for thumb
sts
13
15
17
19
21
pick up and k
sts
5
5
6
7
7
on sts cast on for inner side of thumb
sts
18
20
23
26
28
* K 1 round even. Next round: K, decreasing 1 st at center of picked up sts. Repeat from *
times
2
3
4
5
5
Work even on remaining
sts
15
16
18
20
22
until
ins
1 ½
1 ¾
2
2 ¼
2 ½
above picked up sts; or about 1/4 in. less than required length.

Next round: K, decreasing

sts
1
1
2
2
2
in round, leaving
sts
14
15
16
18
20
Repeat between †'s of first finger.
LEFT GLOVE: Work same as right glove up to hand
sts
38
42
47
52
60
Mark end of round.

Hand: Pattern: Round 1: K.

Round 2: First inc. for thumb gore: K to within 3 sts of end of round, inc. 1 st in next st (first thumb st), k 1, inc. 1 st in next st (last thumb st).

Round 3: K 1, * p 1, k 1; repeat from * to within 5 sts of end, k 5.

Round 4: K.

Round 5: 2nd inc. round: K to within 5 sts of end of round, inc. 1 st in next st, k 3, inc. 1 st in last st.

Round 6: P 1, * k 1, p 1; repeat from * to within 7 sts of end of round, k 7.

Continue to correspond to right glove until there are in round
sts
50
56
63
70
80
For Men's Size only: Work 2 rounds even after last inc. round.
Next round on all Sizes: Work to within
sts
14
16
18
20
22
of end of round, slip to a strand of yarn for thumb, next
sts
13
15
17
19
21
cast on
sts
3
3
4
5
5
for inner side of thumb, work last st of round
sts
40
44
50
56
64
Work even in pat. on all sts until same length as right glove to first finger, end at end of round. Discontinue pat.
First Finger: K first
sts
5
6
6
7
9
slip next
sts
29
32
37
41
47
to a strand of yarn for other 3 fingers; cast on 3 sts for gusset of first finger, k remaining
sts
6
6
7
8
8
join and divide on 3 needles, these
sts
14
15
16
18
20
K around completing as for first finger of right glove. Finish to correspond to right glove. Steam.

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