What’s your princess style? Pampered or passionate, petulant or playful, philosophical or philanthropic, physically fit, even… No matter what your princess style on any given day, from Italian Principessa to Celtic Warrior Goddess, these richly cabled gloves will serve you well. Made with hardwearing, but soft to the touch, sock wool, these gloves are knit in the round from the forearm to the knuckles. They really are much easier to make than you may think! The pattern is fully charted and also fully written out, use whichever method you prefer, or cross reference between them. So for work, play, or just being gorgeous…let your inner princess out!
Exactly one ball - 50g/210 m of Fortissima Socka in shade 1055 was used for the pair illustrated.
These are a perfect hand knit gift for yourself or for that someone you are lucky enough to call sister - friend.
Please Note: This listing is for the knitting pattern to make a pair of fingerless gloves to fit ladies or teen girls. One size fits most. You will not recieve a pair of gloves. What you are buying is the digital file (pdf) which you can view on your computer or print out. Detailed instructions, photographs and hand knitting charts are included in the pdf file.
You should be familiar with knitting in the round, cables, basic lace knitting and basic glove construction as well as familiarity with reading charts.
You will need approximately 210 metres of fingering weight yarn, a set of 2.25 mm double pointed needles, 1 m or so of waste yarn [or a stitch holder] to complete this pattern.
You can see more about this pattern on Ravelry. Look for me there as HeathcoteRoad!
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* A note about pottery and ceramics. It is the nature of clay that it is breakable! Please handle your pieces with care to avoid chipping or breakage. No guarantees can be given in terms of longevity. For best results, hand wash pieces with mild dish detergent and hand dry. Although they are dishwasher safe, it is not reccommended. Likewise, use in a microwave oven is not advisable. Some crazing of the glaze is normal and to be expected. This will not affect the usefulness of your pottery.
All items come from a very clean and tidy environment that is both smoke and pet free. However, do keep in mind that in the Heathcote Road studio you may find the following animal and plant fibres: sheeps’s wool, llama, alpaca, mohair (goat), angora (rabbit), bison, camel, musk ox (quiviut), possum, cotton, linen, silk, nettle, hemp!
Custom Orders Message me, and I will do my best to make a special piece just for you! Some ceramic pieces, including pendants and buttons, can be tailored to meet your needs. Do keep in mind that glazes can be notoriously difficult to reproduce exactly, but each rendition has its own beauty!
On occasion, some hand knit accessories may be custom ordered.