It should come as no surprise that we like a good craft project at the “Friend”. But to knit an oven glove?
It certainly looks like it would be a fun pattern to tackle (though not for beginners). But how effective as an oven glove it would be seems . . . questionable.
Just in case you want to give it a try, here are the instructions:
Use any kind of soft knittable twine with four sock needles and a bone crochet hook.
Cast on 72 stitches on three needles, join into a ring and work round and round in K2.
P2 rib for 1½ to 2 inches.
Cast off, using the crochet hook to do this.
Now work 1 double-crochet into the inside half of each cast-off stitch all round, and continue working rounds of double-crochet, always working into the inside of the stitch on previous row to make a ridged effect.
When the glove is long enough to reach the finger-tips (about 16 rounds for average knitting twine), work a round of double-crochet into alternate stitches to shape the top.
Work another round in the same way.
Break thread, join the two edges neatly to close the gap, and secure thread firmly.
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