This free fingerless gloves crochet pattern features a variation of the cross stitch. They are crocheted in a fine yarn, which takes a bit longer for them to crochet, but it results in a nice stretchy and comfortable pair of gloves to wear while reading or typing at the computer.
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These fingerless gloves are designed to fit small hands, however, they are easy to adjust to any size that you need. They are nice and stretchy, which makes them comfortable to wear. They’d make for a great last-minute Christmas gift for all the ladies on your list.
Crossing Over Free Fingerless Gloves Crochet Pattern
Skill Level: Easy
Yarn: Woolike Yarn by Loops & Threads, (affiliate link) or any super fine (1) yarn.
Crochet Hook: G 4.0mm
Gauge: 2″ over 9 sts.
Finished Size: Measures 3″ across when laying flat. Fits adult small or teen.
Ch/Chs = Chain/Chains
Dc = Double Crochet
FO = Fasten Off
Fpdc = Front Post Double Crochet
Fsc = Foundation Single Crochet
Rep = Repeat
Sc = Single Crochet
Sk = Skip
Sl St = Slip Stitch
Sp/Sps = Space/Spaces
St/Sts = Stitch/Stitches
Special Stitch Instructions:
When you do your front post double crochet (fpdc) stitches, bring them up as high as the double crochets (dc) stitches in order to prevent the ribbing from curling up.
Rnd 1: Fsc 30 or any multiple of 6. Join with sl st in first Fsc.
Rnd 2: Ch 2 (does not count as st now and throughout), dc in same st as join and into each st around; join with sl st in first dc. (30 sts)
Rnds 3-4: Ch 2, fpdc in first st making sure to catch both the ch-2 along with post of the first st. Dc in next st, *fpdc in next st, dc in next st; rep from * around; join with sl st in first fpdc. (30 sts)
Rnd 5: Ch 1, sc in same st as join and into each st around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 6: Ch 2, dc in same st as join and into next 2 sts, *sk next 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 1, dc in first of skipped sts making sure the dc is worked entirely in front of last dc**, dc in next 3 sts; rep from * around ending last rep at **; join with sl st in first dc. (5 crossed sts)
Rnd 7: Ch 1, work 1 sc into each st and into each ch-1 sp around; join with sl st in first st. (30 sts)
Rnd 8: Sl st into next 2 sts, ch 4 (counts as first dc and ch-1 sp), backtrack and dc in same st as join making sure the dc is worked entirely in front of the ch-4), *dc in next 3 sts**, sk next 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 1, dc in first of skipped sts making sure the dc is worked entirely in front of last dc; rep from * around ending last rep at **; join with sl st in first dc (3rd ch).
Rnd 9: Same as rnd 7.
Rnds 10-16: Rep rnds 6-9 ending with rnd 8 at rnd 16.
Rnd 17: Ch 1, sc in same st as join; ch 6, sk next 6 sts/chs, sc in next st/ch and into each remaining st and ch. Join with sl st in first sc. Note: If you need a bigger opening chain more making sure to skip the same amount of sts and/or chs below in order to maintain stitch count.
Rnd 18: Rep rnd 6 counting the chs made in rnd 17 as sts.
Rnd 19: Rep rnd 7.
Rnd 20: Rep rnd 8.
Rnd 21: Rep rnd 7. FO.
Edging for Thumb Opening:
Join yarn and sc evenly around; join with sl st. FO.