Knit Body Art Fingerless Gloves by Katherine Rollins

Knit Body Art Fingerless Gloves

October 2010
8 stitches = 1 inch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
Fits up to 8.5” circumference
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These gloves were inspired by Eastern henna body painting traditions.

In my research, I was fascinated by the traditions that cherished brides and helped give rest to new mothers.

Size: One size to fit up to 8.5” (21.5cm) around; 13” (33cm) long
Yarn: Color A: Knit Picks Palette 100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 231yd/50g; Color: Cornmeal. 2 skeins. Color B: Knit Picks Palette; Color: Marsala. 1 skein.
Needles: US3 (3.25mm) straight needles
Extras: A stitch marker to divide panels and a tapestry needle
Gauge: 8 stitches = 1” (2.5cm) in stockinette stitch

Can also purchase this pattern at Knit Picks: Knit Body Art Fingerless Gloves

Special thanks to my tech editor, KTLV who kept my inches and centimeters straight.