Dagda

Dagda

These gloves used the Dagda and his attributes as inspiration.

Out of a picot edged cuff springs sets of cabled lines twisting their way up the glove, seemingly innocent twisted cables but which add great strength to the glove helping it fit snug to the hand. They then disappear once again into a complimenting picot edge which flares gently around the fingers. The thumb gusset appears like magic from the glove and a twisted cable runs the length of it; before disappearing into a matching flared picot edge.

Finished Size

Width
S – 7” [18cm].
M – 7½” [19cm].
L – 8” [20cm].
Overall length – 9” [23cm].

Yarn

240yds/220m Fingering 4ply Sock Yarn.

Needles & Gauge

2.75mm [US size 2] dpn(s).
Gauge; 32 sts and 40 rows = 4” [10cm] stockinette stitch (blocked).
Please be aware any changes in gauge may affect your yardage and finished size.

Skills Required

1/1 RPC-tbl, 1/1 LPC-tbl, k, m1-R, m1-L,

Pattern Notes

You will also need;
– 1 Stitch marker.
– Stitch holder or waste yarn.

Model shown in size S.

The instructions for the cable patterns are both charted and written for this pattern.

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