Helix Gloves

 
Helix Gloves

 

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These gloves feature an eyelet pattern that coils around the wrist and palm and finishes coyly wrapped around the index finger. The gloves can be worn on either hand, but spiral in opposite directions.

FINISHED DIMENSIONS
Wrist Circumference: 5.75″(6.5″)
Palme Circumference: 6″(6.75″)
Length: 8.75″

GAUGE Size Small: 4″ = 22 sts by 32 rows in stocking stitch on size 6 needles
Size Medium: 4″ = 20 sts by 30 rows in stocking stitch on size 7 needles
Note: yarns shown have been knit on smaller needles than usual to get a denser fabric suitable for gloves. If substituting yarn, choose a yarn that normally knits around 5 sts per inch for size small or 4.5 sts per inch for size medium.

MATERIALS
160 yards worsted weight yarn
Size small: US 4 (3.5mm) and 6 (4mm) sets of 4 double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge and two sizes smaller
Size medium: US 5 (3.75mm) and 7 (4.5mm) sets of 4 double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge and two sizes smaller
stitch markers—1 each of three different colors or styles
scrap yarn to use as stitch holders
yarn needle

YARN SHOWN: Lorna’s Laces Green Line DK
(100% organic merino wool; 145 yards/2oz.)