Mary Allen's Gloves by Sue Leighton-White

Mary Allen's Gloves

Knitting
January 1994
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
13 stitches and 11 rows = 1 inch
in Stranded stockinette stitch
US 0 - 2.0 mm
348 yards (318 m)
One size
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Sue Leighton-White reconstructed these gloves, which were originally made by Mary Allen (1857-1924), a Yorkshire Dales knitter, and given to the Wordsworth Trust in 1949 by a “Mrs. Inglis.”

Knitters may use the extensive charts given in the pattern to chart their own name, date, or other message.

Materials: 1 ball each of Rowan Pure Wool 4-ply in #404, Black, and #451, Porcelaine.