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Adult Fingerless Gloves Novita 7 Veljestä Viidakko (7 Brothers Jungle)

Adult Fingerless Gloves Novita 7 Veljestä Viidakko (7 Brothers Jungle)

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Adult fingerless gloves with knit and purl stitch pattern. Gloves are knitted using Novita 7 Veljestä Viidakko yarn and they have open fingers.
Magazine Novita Syksy 2014 -lehti (in Finnish)
Pattern N:o in Magazine 18
Skill level Intermediate
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Availability:In stock
SKU N031418
Pattern details
Size
150cm-woman-man

Yarn demand
Novita 7 Veljestä Viidakko (883) camouflage less than 100(100)100 g or
Novita Suomivilla 100(100)100 g

Needles and other supplies
Set of 5 double-pointed 3,5 mm needles

Designer
Minna Metsänen

Details

Right hand glove

Using double-pointed needles cast on 36(40)44 sts loosely. Distribute sts evenly over 4 of the 5 needles ( 9(10)11 sts on each needle) and, taking care not to twist cast-on edge and using 5th needle, work in rounds as follows:

Round 1 (RS): Work in rib: *K2 (P2) K2, P2 (K2) P2, rep from *. Work in rib until piece meas 7(8)9 cm. Beg and ending rows as indicated, cont in patt from chart I. as folls: Row 1: Start from an arrow marked for your size, then rep 4 st patt to the end of the rnd. Rep rows 1.- 2. When you have worked in patt 2(4)6 rows, start thumb gusset.

Thumb gusset

Beg and ending rows as indicated, cont in patt from Thumb Gusset chart as folls: Work 20(22)24 sts in patt, work 4 sts as indicated in chart, work in patt to the end of the row. Work rows 1.-14.(1.-14.)1.-17. Next row: Work 20 (22) 24 sts in patt, put 12 (12) 14sts of the thumb gusset to a holder, cast on 2 sts, cont in round as indicated. Work in patt (=chart I.) until the glove reaches little finger.

Little finger

Work 4(4)5 sts (=back;first needle) , cast on 3(4)4 sts, work 4 sts from the end of the 4th needle(=palm) (= 11(12)13 sts). Leave other sts on a holder. Distribute sts over 3 needles. Work in patt 2,5(3)3 cm. Adjust the patt if needed so that the stripes continue. Cast off purlwise.

Work with all sts (except the thumb gusset) and pick up 3(4)4 sts from little finger´s edge. Work 3 rnds in patt.

Ring finger

Work 4(4)5 sts from back, cast on 3(4)4sts, work 4(4)5 sts from palm and pick up 3(4)4 sts from little finger´s edge (= 14(16)18sts). Work as the little finger and cast off sts purlwise.

Middle finger

Work 5(5)5 sts from back, cast on 3(4)4sts, work 4(5)6 sts from palm and pick up 3(4)4 sts from ring finger´s edge (= 15(18)19 sts). Work as before and cast off sts purlwise.

Index finger

Pick up the rest ( 11(14)14 sts) from a holder and pick up 3(3)4 sts from middle finger´s edge (= 14(17)18 sts). Work as before and cast off sts purlwise.

Thumb

Distribute 12(12)14sts of the thumb gusset over 2 needles and pick up 4sts from hand edge(=back of the thumb) (=16(16)18 sts). Work 1 rnd as foll: work over 2sts in the middle of the thumb stocking st in round(=st st stripe) and work over the rest of the sts garter st in round. Next rnd: Dec 2 sts (=K2tog twice) in the back of the thumb (= 14(14)16 sts). Work in patt 3cm. Cast off sts.

Left hand glove

Work as right hand glove reversing all shapings. Start the rib as foll: *P2(K2)P2, K2(P2)K2, rep from*.

Work patt from chart II. from an arrow marked for your size.

Making up

Steam the gloves lightly.

Pattern instructions
Finished dimensions
vartalon ympärys noin 80(88)96(104)114(124) cm
puseron pituus takakappaleella 56(58)60(62)64(66) cm
pituus etukappaleella 52(54)56(58)60(62) cm
hihan sisäpituus 47(48)49(50)50(51) cm

Stitch patterns & gauge
Stitch pattern:
Rib in round: Rnd 1:*K2, P2, rep from* to end of rnd. Rep rnd 1.
Pattern st in round: See chart.
Tension:
21 sts to 10 cm measured over pattern st

Right hand glove

Using double-pointed needles cast on 36(40)44 sts loosely. Distribute sts evenly over 4 of the 5 needles ( 9(10)11 sts on each needle) and, taking care not to twist cast-on edge and using 5th needle, work in rounds as follows:

Round 1 (RS): Work in rib: *K2 (P2) K2, P2 (K2) P2, rep from *. Work in rib until piece meas 7(8)9 cm. Beg and ending rows as indicated, cont in patt from chart I. as folls: Row 1: Start from an arrow marked for your size, then rep 4 st patt to the end of the rnd. Rep rows 1.- 2. When you have worked in patt 2(4)6 rows, start thumb gusset.

Thumb gusset

Beg and ending rows as indicated, cont in patt from Thumb Gusset chart as folls: Work 20(22)24 sts in patt, work 4 sts as indicated in chart, work in patt to the end of the row. Work rows 1.-14.(1.-14.)1.-17. Next row: Work 20 (22) 24 sts in patt, put 12 (12) 14sts of the thumb gusset to a holder, cast on 2 sts, cont in round as indicated. Work in patt (=chart I.) until the glove reaches little finger.

Little finger

Work 4(4)5 sts (=back;first needle) , cast on 3(4)4 sts, work 4 sts from the end of the 4th needle(=palm) (= 11(12)13 sts). Leave other sts on a holder. Distribute sts over 3 needles. Work in patt 2,5(3)3 cm. Adjust the patt if needed so that the stripes continue. Cast off purlwise.

Work with all sts (except the thumb gusset) and pick up 3(4)4 sts from little finger´s edge. Work 3 rnds in patt.

Ring finger

Work 4(4)5 sts from back, cast on 3(4)4sts, work 4(4)5 sts from palm and pick up 3(4)4 sts from little finger´s edge (= 14(16)18sts). Work as the little finger and cast off sts purlwise.

Middle finger

Work 5(5)5 sts from back, cast on 3(4)4sts, work 4(5)6 sts from palm and pick up 3(4)4 sts from ring finger´s edge (= 15(18)19 sts). Work as before and cast off sts purlwise.

Index finger

Pick up the rest ( 11(14)14 sts) from a holder and pick up 3(3)4 sts from middle finger´s edge (= 14(17)18 sts). Work as before and cast off sts purlwise.

Thumb

Distribute 12(12)14sts of the thumb gusset over 2 needles and pick up 4sts from hand edge(=back of the thumb) (=16(16)18 sts). Work 1 rnd as foll: work over 2sts in the middle of the thumb stocking st in round(=st st stripe) and work over the rest of the sts garter st in round. Next rnd: Dec 2 sts (=K2tog twice) in the back of the thumb (= 14(14)16 sts). Work in patt 3cm. Cast off sts.

Left hand glove

Work as right hand glove reversing all shapings. Start the rib as foll: *P2(K2)P2, K2(P2)K2, rep from*.

Work patt from chart II. from an arrow marked for your size.

Making up

Steam the gloves lightly.


Skill levels

Beginner

Have you just learned to knit, maybe still trying to figure out the very basics like knit and purl stitches? Or are you picking up knitting again for the first time since elementary school? Start here.

Technique

Beginner-level patterns include only basic knitting techniques: knitting and purling. You’ll also need to cast on and cast off stitches. The projects can be worked flat or in the round. Easy, regular decreases are used. Most patterns are worked in stockinette or garter stitch. Other simple stitch patterns may occur, and they are always detailed in the written pattern. Stripes of different colours may be used, but no more advanced colourwork.

Patterns

All patterns are written and do not include charts. Abbreviations are not used. Getting gauge is not crucial to the finished piece. Patterns include mostly accessories such as scarved and beanies. Pillowcases and other home decoration pieces.

Adventurous beginner

Got the basics covered? You’d like to take a swing at your first pair of socks, perhaps some easy cables or colourwork? A treasure of patterns awaits you on this level.

Technique

Patterns on this level may include simple colourwork, cables or lace. Colourwork patterns repeats are relatively short, cables simple and symmetrical and lace patterns easy and relatively small, covering details rather than entire pieces. The colourwork, cable and lace stitches are not worked into decreases or increases. Colourwork yarn floats are short, max. 3-4 stitches. Picking up stitches may occur. On this level, you’ll also find easy patterns using domino knitting, log cabin knitting or tunisian crochet.

Patterns

Patterns may include simple charts. In case special techniques are employed, they are detailed our in the instructions, either as text or e.g. through videos. The patterns may also suggest ”shortcuts”, i.e. easier ways to accomplish a technique. Most of the basic socks with heel flaps or afterthought heels are on this level, as well as mittens with no-gusset thumbs. There’s also plenty of sweaters, usually yoke sweaters or raglan sleeve sweaters.

Intermediate

So knitting is a regular hobby for you? Abbreviations, charts and instructions are no more than a walk in the park? Perhaps you’re looking for something to challenge yourself with, even at the odds of frogging?

Technique

In addition to basic techniques, some special techniques may be employed on this level, e.g. short rows. The same pattern may include both lace and cables. Magic loop knitting or entrelac, two-coloured brioche stitch, also here. In general, patterns require a more advanced ability to "read" your knitting. Lace patterns are also more advanced than on the previous level, but the lace stitches are still worked on right side only. Intarsia may be included, but in relatively simple and symmetrical patterns.

Patterns

Patterns on this level can feature concurrent shaping, e.g. neckline shaping at the same time as sleeve decreases or sleeve decreases into cable pattern. Sweater sleeves may require more advanced shaping. Most of our sweaters are at this level. Other patterns include e.g. magic loop patterns and toe-up socks.

Advanced

Turn off that telly and lash the doors, maximum concetration required! Although this skill level doesn’t bring much more in terms of technique, there’s simply more going on at the same time. Skill, concentration and perception are requisite.

Technique

On this level, you’ll find more advanced intarsia patterns, including intarsia in the round. Brioche patterns with decreases and/or cables are also here. Beginning of rounds may shift and multiple markers are needed. Lace or cable stitches may be worked also from wrong side. We’ve also included patterns featuring steeks here. Steeking isn’t hard as such, but requires the nerves and confidence of an experienced knitter.

Patterns

Patterns may include complex steps and require simultaneous reading of both charts and written instructions. Gauge may vary over different steps of the project. The patterns often feature much details and a combination of techniques. The size of the project is not what determines whether it’s advanced or not; focus is on technique, overall complexity and the risk of errors during the project.

Gauge & Swatching

Gauge and Swatching

Every pattern is based on a certain gauge, expressed as stitches or rows per 10 cm. It is important that you make a swatch to check your gauge before you start the actual project. If your gauge doesn’t match the pattern’s gauge, your finished garment won’t be the correct size either.

Swatching Start by knitting a swatch. Use the yarn, the needles and the stitch pattern you intend to use in the project. Make the swatch a little wider than 10 cm, so that you’ll be able to measure the stitches properly. Block the swatch by pinning it to a surface, then steam it gently. Count the stitches; put a pin in a stitch, then measure 10 cm from that stitch and put another pin there. Count the stitches from pin to pin – that’s your gauge! If needed, measure both horizontal and vertical gauge (rows). If you’re measuring rib or brioche stitches, stretch out the swatch slightly before measuring.

Adjusting gauge

If your gauge doesn’t match the pattern gauge, you can adjust it by switching needle size. If your swatch has too few stitches per 10 cm (i.e. your knitting is too loose), switch to smaller needles. Conversely, if your swatch has too many stitches per 10 cm, your knitting is too tight and you’ll need a larger pair of needles. Always knit another swatch in order to determine proper gauge and sizing. Also note that the pattern yardage only applies to the pattern yarn, the yardage may differ if you choose another yarn.

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