Modern Gauntlet by Tanja Murray

Modern Gauntlet

April 2017
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 36 rows = 4 inches
in Doube Crochet
3.25 mm (D)
219 - 328 yards (200 - 300 m)
Standard and Long
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When I was designing these wrist-warmers and had finished my first sample, I put one on and asked my darling hubby what he thought.

Having had a lukewarm interest while I was working on my sample he sighed (just a little bit as I was interrupting his football) and turned, saw them and exclaimed with a smile:
‘Cool, they look like gauntlets!’

The Gauntlets are worked flat using the Foundation Double Crochet cast on and joined together using dc.

Size - Women’s Medium - with a choice of 2 lengths: standard (long)
Hand circumference (measured over thumb join, where you would normally wear the gauntlets); 22-23 cm / 8.75-9 in. Wrist circumference; 16 -17 cm / 6.25-6.75 in. Arm circumference 25.5-26.5 cm / 10-10.5 in.

Finished measurements (approx.)
Circumference at bottom 16 cm / 6.25 in (16 cm / 6.25 in), Circumference at top 20 cm / 8 in (20 cm / 8 in), length 23 cm / 9 in (30 cm / 11.75 in) - washed, gently stretched out and laid flat to dry.

26 sts and 36 rows in dc’s worked in the back loop.

Suggested yarn
One skein of The Knitting Swede’s Spartan, 100% Superwash BFL (100 g / 400 m).
Sample shown in Mini Rainbow.

Many thanks to my wonderful Tech Editor, Sharon Carter, who did a wonderful job with Modern Gauntlet.

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