Crochet Fingerless gloves, an amazing way to keep your fingers warm and cozy on cold days. Fingerless gloves comes in handy on days when one wants to preserve the functions of my fingers and still wants to keep the wrist and palm warm.
For those days I am out in the garden or pushing prams, my fingerless mitts come in handy. As such, I couldn’t resist designing my own version of the crochet fingerless glove pattern.
Have you ever made fingerless gloves? I love that you can customize this pattern for a perfect fit. This pattern is graded into 3 different sizes with instructions as to how you can make a fitting glove.
Crochet fingerless gloves and hand warmer
I picked the texture for this pattern as it works up pretty fast. The stitch combination is easy to master and in no time, you would have some cute fingerless gloves all ready to keep your hands warm.
The easy breezy fingerless crochet glove is a fast and effortless project and available as a free pattern. You can get the ad-free version on Ravelry
It is also simple to customize and in no time, you can make yourself a set that you’d cherish for a long time.
The stitch is one of my favorites and I’ve used it in many other patterns. Check out the Boat neck Vestige Pullover pattern, Easy breezy beanie and cowl pattern, Wine bag, sun hat pattern to mention a few.
Best yarn to make your crochet fingerless glove with
The best yarn for crochet fingerless glove should have some degree of elasticity or stretch.
This pattern was designed and tested using double knit yarn (#3). You are welcome to use any yarn in this category to make your own version of this easy-breezy crochet fingerless gloves.
Materials for this crochet fingerless glove pattern.
The prototype was made using Lion Brand Truboo, DK, #3, (100% Bamboo, 241 yards/220 m per 3.5 oz/100g Ball)
1 (1, 1) Ball in Lilac
60 (80, 100) yards
Hook and other supplies needed for this fingerless crochet glove
- 4.5 mm Crochet Hook
- Buttons – 2 pcs, 8 -15mm each
- Yarn needle
5 dc clusters over 10 Rows = 10cm/4” Square
Adjust hook size if necessary, to obtain gauge.
DIFFICULTY LEVEL – Easy
TERMS – US Terminology
Adjusting your fingerless glove for a perfect fit
- Increase/decrease your starting chain for a perfect fit.
- You can increase or decrease the repeats for a better fit.
Important things you should note while making this fingerless glove pattern
- Please kindly read through the pattern before starting.
- Any #3 weight of yarns can be substituted
- Chains at the beginning of Rows/Rounds do not count as a stitch.
- Each dc cluster is worked stacked on previous dc clusters.
Stitches used for this crochet fingerless glove pattern
Chain(s) – ch(s)
Slip Stitch – sl st
Single Crochet – sc
Half Double Crochet – hdc
Double Crochet 2 stitches together– dc2tog
Front post half double crochet – FPhdc
Back post half double crochet – BPhdc
Double crochet Cluster = [dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in indicated stitch.
Crochet fingerless glove finished measurement
7” x 4” (7” x 5”, 7” x 6”)
Instructions for this easy crochet fingerless glove free pattern
Chain 26 (34, 40)
Starting ch should be a good fit around your fingers in multiples of 2
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch and in each ch across, turn. 25 (33, 39) sc
Row 2: Ch 3, dc in same st, skip next 2 sts, [dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in next st, *skip next 2 sts, [dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in next st, rep from * to last 3 sts, skip next 2 sts, dc in last st, turn. 7 (10, 12) dc clusters, 2 dc
Row 3: Ch 3, dc in first st, *[dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in each ch 1 sp across, dc in last st, turn. 7 (10, 12) dc clusters, 2 dc
Rows 4 – 5: Rep Row 3.
Working in rounds from here
Round 6: Ch 3, dc in first st, *[dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in each ch 1 sp across, dc in last st, ch 4, sl st to beginning ch. 7 (10, 12) dc clusters, 2 dc
Shape for Thumb
Round 1: Ch 3, dc in first st, *[dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in next ch 1 sp, rep * 6 (9, 11) more times, skip last dc and first ch, [dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in next ch, skip next ch, dc in last ch, sl st to beginning ch. 8 (11, 13) dc clusters, 2 dc
Round 2: Ch 3, dc in first st, *[dc2tog, ch 1, dc2tog] in each ch 1 sp across, dc in last st, sl st to beginning ch. 8 (11, 13) dc clusters, 2 dc
Rounds 3 – 8: Rep Round 2
Round 1: Ch 2, hdc in first st, *hdc in next dc2tog, hdc in next ch 1 sp, rep from * to last st, hdc in last st, sl st to beginning ch. 25 (33, 39) hdc
Round 2: Ch 2, FPhdc in next, BPhdc in next st, rep from * to end, sl st to beginning ch. 13 (16, 19) FPhdc, 12 (15, 18) BPphdc
Rounds 3 – 6: Rep Round 2.
Edging (along the thumb opening)
Join yarn with a sl st to the beginning of row 1. (as shown with the red arrow)
Row 1: Ch 1, working down the opening for the thumb, sc in each st across the edges, turn. 20 sc
Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first st, ch 4, skip next 3 sts, sl st in remaining sts.
Fasten off, sew in ends.
Put the Glove on to determine where you would love to sew the buttons on.
Sew buttons on one side.
Block to measurement.
Make second hand.
I would love to see your makes from this crochet fingerless glove free pattern, do tag me with your makes.
About the Designer
Susanna Biaye is the designer behind Fosbas Designs. A mother to an adorable Toddler whose pregnancy rekindled her love for designing, her designs is aimed at helping you feel confident while making your crochet wardrobe.
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