Ballast Gloves

Designer Bethany Hick

Finished Size 6½" palm circumference and 8" long cuff (measured at purled band). Total length is 16".

Yarn Shoppel Wolle Alpaka Queen (50% virgin wool, 50% alpaca; 219 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #0880 black, 2 skeins. Yarn distributed by Skacel.

Needles Sizes 4 (3.5 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm): set of double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); stitch holders; tapestry needle.

Gauge 24 sts and 32 rows in St st on smaller needles.

These classic length gloves have a ruched cuff, polished finish with faux button bands and decorated points and thumb seam, giving them a romantic feel.

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