#23 Gauntlet Gloves & Toque: Toque by Deborah Newton

#23 Gauntlet Gloves & Toque: Toque

January 1986
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch using size 7 (4.5mm) needles and Camelino
US 7 - 4.5 mm
420 - 436 yards (384 - 399 m)
21" circumference, 7.5" high
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Pattern Description from Vogue Knitting, Fall 2007: “Hats off and gloves on to Deborah Newton’s ski-sweet accessories, which graced out cover twenty-one years ago. they’re remade in the luxest fiber blends from Knit One, Crochet Too. The gloves, in baby alpaca/silk/cashmere ‘Ambrosia,’ center and elaborate cable that travels from cuffs to fingertips. Wrist pompoms dangle from a mock drawstring. The toque, in merino/camel ‘Camelino,’ is knit in panels - three vertical, one horizontal - to which the floppy top attaches after it’s worked in the round. An attached I-cord bottom band and pompom-tipped twisted-cord strings are the final touches. You can wear the hat gathered at the sides.”

Aran gauntlet gloves in cable and bobble patterns with corded pom pon ties. Toque hat in cable and bobble patterns with ruched side and corded pom pon tassels. Shown in one size on page 130.”

Knitted Measurements:

  • Finished hat circumference at lower edge approx 21”/53cm
  • Finished hat height 7½“/19cm


  • 1986 Yarn: 6 1¾oz/50g skeins (each approx 70yd/65m) of Berger du Nord Douceur No. 5 (wool/merino) in #8524 ecru
  • 2007 Yarn: 4 1¾oz/50g skeins (each approx 109yd/100m) of Knit One, Crochet Too, Inc. Camelino (merino/camel) in #510 pale moss
  • Size 7 (4.5mm) circular needle 16”/40cm length
  • One pair and one set (5) dpn size 7 (4.5mm) needles or size to obtain gauge
  • Cable needle (cn) and stitch markers

Originally published in Vogue Knitting, Fall/Winter 1986