Harbour Fingerless Gloves


Harbour are a super fast set of fingerless gloves ideal for a first project for knitting in the round. Using a combination of ribbing and moss stitch, they are really cute, warm and seriously quick. You will not have time to worry about getting second glove syndrome since you could have a pair of these in a couple of hours.


To fit one size: Adult
Finished width: 20 cms (8 inches) laid flat with no stretch
Finished length: 18 cms (7 inches)


1 skein Mirasol Sulka Chunky shown in shade 222, Red Onion
1 set of size 7mm DPN’s
1 set of size 8mm DPN’s
Yarn needle
Stitch marker


12st / 20 rows = 10 cms (4 inches) in moss stitch

Skills required:

Knit and purl stitches
Knitting in the round

Instructions are provided in written format.
Originally published May 2012.
PDF file size: 462KB
Photography: Zegrae Stylefoto
Model: Teila Hannant

Harbour Fingerless Gloves Harbour Fingerless Gloves


Using 7mm dpn’s cast on 21 stitches. Place marker and join in the round being careful not to twist.

Knit 4 rounds
Change to 8mm dpn’s

Rnd 1: *k1, p1, rep from * to end
Rnd 2: *p1, k1, rep from * to end

Rnds 1 – 2 make up the moss stitch pattern.
Rep rnds 1 – 2 until work measures 9 cms (3.5 inches) from cast on edge, ending after Rnd 2

Opening for the Thumb:

You will now work flat
Row 1: (k1, p1) ten times, k1, turn work
Row 2: (K1, p1) ten times, k1, turn work

Continue this way, working rows 1 – 2 flat until work measures 13 cms (5 inches) from cast on edge, ending after row 2

Top Edging

You will now rejoin for the rnd
Rnd 1: *k1, p1, rep from * to end. Rejoin in the rnd, ready for rnd 2
Rnd 2: *k1, p1, rep from * to end

Rep rnds 1 – 2 of top edging twice more

Knit 3 rnds
Cast off

To Make Up

Weave in all loose ends
Roll both ends of the glove to give it the curl. You may not need to do this manually depending on the yarn used.

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