Thread: Glove question
View Single Post
Old 11-06-2012, 10:25 PM   #5
2nd Sock, I Rock
GrumpyGramma's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 9,750
Thanks: 2,343
Thanked 3,647 Times in 3,093 Posts
Originally Posted by fatoldladyinpjs View Post
This pattern would be the way to go then. The other kind without the gusset is known as a peasant or afterthought thumb. It gives you a definite left and right glove. But you have to be careful where you put the thumb in with scrap yarn or you will end up with two rights or two lefts. Ask me how I know.

How do you know? Was it two lefts or two rights? I wondered if peasant and afterthought thumbs were the same. For once I decided to follow the pattern as written *gasp* and decided before I risked it, I'd ask. Thanks!
~ GG

Cheating is an option. . . . Cheaters never win and winners never cheat, but smart knitters who want to retain an iota of sanity do, cheerfully. ~~Kory Stamper
GrumpyGramma is offline   Reply With Quote