Petit Riens, little nothings, is a flirty little French dance from the Renaissance period. The delicate yet subtle movements of dance are reflected in these gloves.
This is a fitted glove with an inch in negative ease:
Wrist: 6 7 inches
Hand: 7 8 inches
Naturally Dawn 2-ply 50% New Zealand wool/50% Silk; 171yd/156m per 25g skein; color: 8; 1 2 skeins
5 US #1/2.25mm double-point needles
2, 5/8 inch shank style buttons
waste yarn or stitch holder
9 sts/11 rows = 1” in stockinette stitch
CO- cast on
PM- place marker
M1- make one, I used lifted
K2tog- knit 2 together
This can easily be converted into fingerless gloves by only knitting the fingers and thumbs until they are just above the first joint of the finger (about 1(1 1⁄2) inch) and binding off.