Glamour With Silk: Gown Gloves by Vicki Square

Glamour With Silk: Gown Gloves

September 2013
Lace ?
34 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch on larger needles
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
0.85 mm
875 yards (800 m)
7 inches (17.8 cm) hand circumference
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Downton Abbey inspired Glamour With Silk: Gown Gloves begin at the upper arm and narrow in circumference to the wrist. These shaped gloves are knit in stockinette stitch, save for a small bit of single rib at the upper arm for a noncurling edge. Thumbs are shaped specifically for left and right hands, and each finger tapers elegantly to a rounded point. (Interweave)

Interweave SKU: EP9441

Finished Size: 7 inches (17.8 cm) hand circumference, 13 inches (33.0 cm) long from wrist to above elbow, 8½ inches (21.6 cm) circumference above elbow; knitted fabric is very stretchy

Yarn: Zitron Traum Seide, 100% mulberry silk yarn, laceweight, 875 yards (800.1 m)/100 gram (3.5 oz) hank, 1 hank of #018 Goldstone

Needles: Sets of 5 double pointed, size 2 (2.75 mm) and size 1 (2.25 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge

Notions: Smooth waste yarn for holding stitches; stitch markers; tapestry needle; crochet hook, steel, size 11 (0.8 mm); buttons, 3?8 inch (9 mm), shank, 3

Gauge: 34 sts and 40 rnds = 4 inches (10.2 cm) in St st on larger needles