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Old 11-15-2007, 03:57 PM   #1
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Gloves-need help w/ fingers
I am working on making a pair of fingerless gloves, and sort of working out the pattern as I go along. I have small hands, so am sort of making it all up as I go along. I've got the thumb on a stitch holder and have worked my way up to the fingers...(oh and I am using double pointed needles)

I am not really sure how to divide up the stitches for the fingers...Do I have to cast on some extra stitches for a little gusset(sp?) between the fingers? Should I use less stitches for the pinkie or do all fingers w/ the same number of stitches?

Any help or suggestions would be greatly appreciated!
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Old 11-15-2007, 07:55 PM   #2
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I'd look at some other patterns to see what they do.

www.knittingpatterncentral.com is a good place. Then you can adapt the techniques to your's.
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Old 11-16-2007, 01:35 AM   #3
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You can do any of those things, normally the little finger has fewer stitches but that depends on your tension etc. Checking out other patterns is good. If you want a proper gusset between fingers, search for I think Sanquhar glove patterns.
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