Old Norse for "Fern", Brcken features a simple but gorgeous cable that creates the shaping for the fingerless hand warmer. Wear alone or pair with the fine-gauge fingered gloves. Equally beautiful with a fitted gusseted thumb and embellished with a wide button band. What a fabulous way to show off those big vintage buttons. Spoil your hands and knit these up in a luscious cashmere or silk blend wool. Better yet, spoil someone else! These will make the perfect gift this winter for your dearest friend. These gloves will fit an average sized hand. The fine-gauge fingered glove has positive ease, so will fit a wide range of hands. The hand warmer has built in shaping and no thumb gusset, so will fit small to large sized hands. If you are wanting a warmer that is sized Extra large, you may want to go up a needle size. Pattern is charted and also includes written instructions for cable chart. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Knit Purl SSK (slip, slip,knit) K2tog Cabling M1R & M1L Backwards Loop Cast On Kitchener Stitch Longtail Cast On GAUGE Gauge for Hand Warmer: Work Stockinette in the round on #8 (5mm)needles 17 stitches x 23 rounds 4"x4" Gauge for Fingered Gloves: Work Stockinette in the round on #2 (2.75mm)needles 32 stitches & 41 rounds 4"x4" SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Hand Warmer: Finished Dimensions: (Laying flat) 3 1/2" x 6 1/2" Fine Knit Gloves: Finished Dimensions: Laying flat Hand:3" wide Hand to thumb:4" wide Glove length (from cuff to longest fingertip):12"