How To Make Gloves. When sewing gloves a common mistake beginners make is ignoring the different parts of the garment. Trace along both sides of the glove and then draw a line to connect the ends of the 2 lines.
In glove making the number of pattern pieces are surprisingly few and the equipment you need to make your own gloves is basic. Lay your hands on the paper and trace loosely around the fingers and wrist. Place your hand on the paper and open your fingers up as wide as possible.
Cut two one for your left hand and one for your right hand.
Sew the side seam of the thumb from the tip to the notch. Next pin the folded edge in place and then stitch all the way around. To lay your hand with your thumb hanging off on a folded piece of sturdy poster board. Sew the thumb piece together then sew the thumb piece into the thumb hole of the trank.