Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Lion Brand® Bonbons®
Pattern Number: L30263
Crocheted in fun, bright colors and adorned with pompoms, these fingerless gloves makes texting and using a tablet a breeze!
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished circumference About 8 in. (20.5 cm) About 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm) long
601-610 Bonbons Yarn: Brights
Acrylic: Magenta, purple, pink, yellow, lime, orange-red, orange, and turquoise
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
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Pom pom Maker
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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16 sc + 17 rows = 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) (Insert hook in next st and draw up a loop) twice, yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook – 1 st decreased.
Wristers are worked in joined rnds with a thumb opening made by working back and forth in rows.
COLORS Lime (A) Purple (B) Orange (C) Pink (D) Yellow (E) Orange-Red (F) Turquoise (G)Magenta (H)
WRISTER (make 2) With A, ch 32; taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1 (RS): Join B with sc in same ch as joining, sc in each ch around; join with sl st in first sc - 32 sc.
Rnd 2: With B, ch 1, sc in same st as joining and in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3: From RS and working in back loops only, join C with sc in same st as joining, sc in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 4: With C, rep Rnd 2.
Rnds 5-18: Rep last 2 rnds 7 more times, changing color as follows: Work 2 rnds with D, 2 rnds with E, 2 rnds with F, 2 rnds with G, 2 rnds with H, 2 rnds with A, and 2 rnds with B.
Rnd 19: With C, rep Rnd 3.
Thumb Opening Notes: 1.
To leave an opening for thumb, work back and forth in rows without joining at end of rows.
To change color at the end of a row, work last st to last yarn over.
Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete st.
Proceed with new color.
Row 20: With C, sc in same st as joining and in each sc around; do not join.
Change to D.
Fasten off C.
Rows 21 and 22: With D, ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.
Change to E at the end of Row 22.
Fasten off D.
Row 23: With E, ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.
Note: Thumb opening is now complete.
Continue in joined rnds.
Rnd 24: With E, ch 1, turn, sc in each st across; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnds 25 and 26: With F, rep Rnds 3 and 4.
Rnd 27: With G, rep Rnd 3.
Shape Top of Wrister Rnd 28 Dec Rnd: With G, ch 1, sc in same st as joining, sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog, (sc in next 6 sc, sc2tog) 3 times; join with sl st in first sc - 28 sc at the end of this rnd.
Thumb Rnd 1 (RS): From RS, join C with sc anywhere along of thumb opening, work 9 more sc evenly spaced around opening; join with sl st in first sc - 10 sc.
Rnd 2: With C, ch 1, sc in same st as joining and in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 3: From RS and working in back loops only, join A with sc in same st as joining, sc in each sc around; join with sl st in first sc.
Rnd 4: With A, rep Rnd 2.
FINISHING Lower Edging: From RS, join A with sl st anywhere along wrist edge of Wrister, sl st evenly spaced around.
Weave in ends.
Pom-poms (make 2 - 1 each with G and H) Following package directions, make 2 small pom-poms.
Tie a pom-poms to wrist edge of each Wrister, opposite thumb.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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