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Fingerless Gloves

Really quick and easy fingerless gloves pattern

Fingerless Gloves pattern
Fingerless Gloves pattern
Fingerless Gloves pattern

Things you need:

– 100g DK weight yarn
– 4mm needles

Stitch Definitions

KFB (Knit in front and back)
– Good tutorial here: How to KFB

PFB (Purl in front and back)
– Good video on here (scroll down to PFB definition) How to PFB

C4F (4st Cable at front)
– Slip next 2 sts off left needle onto a cable needle at the front of the work, k2, knit 2 stitches from cable needle

C4B (4st Cable at back)
– Slip next 2 sts off left needle onto a cable needle at the back of the work, k2, knit 2 stitches from cable needle

SKPO (Slip 1, knit 1, pass slip stitch over)
– Slip next stitch onto right hand needle, k1, pass slipped st over knit st

Left Cable Pattern
Row 1: k7, p2, k8, p2, k25
Row 2: p25, k2, p8, k2, p7
Repeat rows 1 & 2 once
Row 5: k7, p2, c4f, c4b, p2, k25
Repeat row 2
Repeat row 1 and 2 again

Right Cable Pattern
Row 1: k25, p2, k8, p2, k7
Row 2: p7, k2, p8, k2, p25
Repeat rows 1 & 2 once
Row 5: k25, p2, C4F, C4B, p2, k7
Repeat row 2
Repeat row 1 and 2 again

Instructions

Left Thumb

CO 22 sts

Row 1: K2 * p2, k2 * (Repeat from *-* to end)
Row 2: P2 * k2, p2 * (Repeat from *-* to end)

Repeat Row 1 once more

Row 4: Rib 14 sts, cast off 8 sts, put the 14 remaining sts on a holder

Put sts on a holder for later
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Left glove

CO 42 sts

Row 1: K2 * p2, k2 * Repeat from *-* until end
Row 2: P2 * k2, p2 * Repeat from *-* until end

Repeat Row 1 once more

Row 4: Rib 29 sts, pfb, rib 2, pfb, rib until end (44 sts)

Rows 5 – 12: Knit one full round of the left cable pattern

Row 13: Left cable pattern for 22 sts, cast of 6 sts, knit to end

Row 14: Purl 16 sts, purl across 14 thumb sts from stitch holder, continue in cable pattern until end (52 sts)

Row 15: Left cable pattern for 22 sts, skpo, k10, k2tog, knit to end

Row 16: Cable pattern

Row 17: Cable pattern 22 sts, skpo, k8, k2tog, knit to end

Row 18: Cable pattern

Row 19: Cable pattern 22 sts, skpo, k6, k2tog, knit to end

Row 20: Cable pattern

Row 21: Cable pattern 1 st, skpo, k4, k2tog, knit to end

Row 22: Cable pattern

Continue pattern until it reaches just past the bottom of your palm with RS facing

Knit 1 row

* k2, p2 * Repeat from *-* to end
* p2, k2 * Repeat from *-* to end
Repeat last two rows 4 more times

Cast off loosely. Done one glove!

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Right Thumb

CO 22 sts

Row 1: K2 * p2, k2 * (Repeat from *-* to end)
Row 2: P2 * k2, p2 * (Repeat from *-* to end)

Repeat Row 1 once more

Row 4: Cast off 8 sts, rib to end, put the 14 remaining sts on a holder

Right glove

CO 42 sts

Row 1: K2 * p2, k2 * Repeat from *-* until end
Row 2: P2 * k2, p2 * Repeat from *-* until end

Repeat Row 1 once more

Row 4: Rib 11 sts, kfb, rib 2, kfb, rib until end (44 sts)

Rows 5 – 12: Knit one full round of the right cable pattern

Row 13: K16, cast off 6 sts, continue in pattern until end

Row 14: Cable pattern for 22 sts, purl across 14 thumb sts from stitch holder, purl until end (52 sts)

Row 15: Knit 16 sts, skpo, k10, k2tog, cable pattern to end

Row 16: Cable pattern until end

Row 17: Knit 16 sts, skpo, k8, k2tog, cable pattern to end

Row 18: Cable pattern until end

Row 19: Knit 16 sts, skpo, k6, k2tog, cable pattern to end

Row 20: Cable pattern until end

Row 21: Knit 16 st, skpo, k4, k2tog, cable pattern to end

Row 22: Cable pattern until end

Continue pattern until it reaches just past the bottom of your palm with RS facing

Knit 1 row

* k2, p2 * Repeat from *-* to end
* p2, k2 * Repeat from *-* to end
Repeat last two rows 4 more times

Cast off loosely, two sides done!

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Join cast off sts of thumb to cast off sts of main glove pieces.

You’re done!