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temergency
10-11-2007, 06:51 AM
Hello! I'm going to make a pair of fingerless gloves for a friend of mine who is a big guy. The issue I have is that I can't find "big guy" patterns. I have a pattern for men's fingerless from about.com that's about as close as I can come to! Does anyone out there have a pattern for a big guy for these, I need them 4 1/2" to 5" across at least! I'm going to spin the black alpaca for the main part but am putting a Polaris logo in middle (yes, I'm attempting to graph!). I'm thinking that some of you have a similar issue and have "tweaked" a pattern so I'm looking to your expertise! Thank you so much in advance. Have a great day!:happydance:

kraafe22
10-11-2007, 07:11 AM
Heres a men's fingerless pattern...http://knitty.com/ISSUEspring07/PATTdashing.html


And heres a good one that has a mens finished size of about 8 inches across. They have a little diagram with finished sizes so you can see which is best
http://knitty.com/ISSUEsummer06/PATTknucks.html

mwhite
10-11-2007, 08:29 AM
And here's a link to a size/guage generator-- very helpful!

http://www.knittingnewscast.com/knc/Patterns/Generators/WristWarmers.aspx