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This is a free striped fingerless gloves crochet pattern with X’s with just basic crochet stitches. This is a great beginner pattern with a video tutorial.
We all have phones. So in the wintertime, it’s a challenge to stay warm but also use your phone when wearing gloves or mittens. That is why fingerless gloves are the perfect solution to keep your hands warm while messing with your phone or while working. It is the 20th free crochet pattern of the Advent Calendar Mystery Crochet Along.
This warm gift pattern is the 20th pattern (December 20th) of the 24 patterns. These fingerless gloves are warm, striped in red and white, and feature some X’s to style up the gloves to make them extra special. The pattern only uses basic crochet stitches and is much easier than you might think.
This pattern as all the patterns in this Advent Calendar Mystery Crochet Along comes with a video tutorial to guide you through the pattern. This pattern’s yarn is Vanna’s Choice and was provided by Lion Brand Yarns.
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So, let me now give you the supplies you need in order to crochet this cute pattern.
How to Crochet the Crossed Fingerless Gloves
Materials you will need
- Lion Brand Yarns Vanna’s Choice Yarn (worsted, 100 g/170 yds)
- Scarlette (R)
- White (W)
- 4.5 mm hook -> I used a Furls Crochet Metal Streamline Hook – use NICKI15 for 15% off
- tapestry needle
3 sts x 2 rows = 1 square inch
4 x 7 inches
Stitches used in the pattern
Learn all the basic crochet stitches HERE
- st/sts = stitch/stitches
- ch = chain
- Sl st = slip stitch
- sc = single crochet
- dc = double crochet
- ATC = Alternative Turning Chain or Ch 3 and count as stitch
- dtr = double treble
- fp = front post
- invisible join
Video Tutorial for the Crossed Fingerless Gloves
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These fingerless gloves are made flat, as rectangles first. You’ll use double treble crochet stitches to form the X’s.To finish, you’ll simply sew them up along the side.
Instructions for the Crossed Fingerless Gloves
Change colors during the last st of the previous row. All first dc sts are ATC
MAKE 2 SQUARES
W – R1: Ch 28, starting from the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc per st, turn (27sts)
W – R2: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R3: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R4: 1 dc per sts, turn
W – R5: 1 sc in the next 2 sts, 1 dtr around the 6th sc (white) as a fp, 1 sc in the next 2 sts, count 3 sts backwards from the white sc you made a fpdtr around, place 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 5 sts, count 10 sts forward from the first fpdtr, 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 2 sts, count 3 sts backwards from the white sc you made a fpdtr around, place 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 5 sts, count 9 sts forward from the first fpdtr, 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 2 sts, count 3 sts backwards from the white sc you made a fpdtr around, place 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 2 sts, turn
W – R6: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R7: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R8: 1 dc per sts, turn
W – R9: 1 sc in the next 7 sts, 1 dtr around the 11th sc (white) as a fp, 1 sc, count 2 sts backwards from the white sc you made a fpdtr around, place 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc in the next 6 sts, count 9 sts forward from the first fpdtr, 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc, count 2 sts backwards from the white sc you made a fpdtr around, place 1 fpdtr around that sc, 1 sc until the end of the row, turn
W – R10: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R11: 1 sc per st, turn
R – R12: 1 dc per sts, turn
Repeat R5-12 one more time, then repeat R5-6 one more time.
Fasten off one of the colors, use the other one to sew the square into fingerless gloves.
Fold the square in half and mark the area where your thumb will be (skip the area when sewing the edges together), sew the rest of the edge to together keeping that hole open for your thumb.
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