Gumball Gloves By Heidi Nieling

Add some fun gum balls to the top of these gloves! No quarter needed. 

The Designer: Heidi Nieling

Heidi lives in a little house in the Midwest with Nicky (the husband), Penny (the cat), and the new baby twins: Arlo and Everly. She spends her “free time” arting, crafting, cooking, DIY-ing, and yarn-untangling. Heidi taught herself to crochet over 17 years ago and has since written more than 52 patterns, in addition to several crochet tutorials. She writes about crochet and crafting on her blog, hellospeckless.com. Heidi has been featured in print and on the web in several places including Simply Crochet Magazine, Handmade Living Magazine, All Free Crochet, Cut Out + Keep, Whipup, and was a 2015 Crochet Awards nominee.

About The Pattern

Skill Level


The Yarn – Caron Simply Soft

Caron Simply Soft, aran weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 315 yds/288 m per 6 oz/170 g skein)

1 skein Sage (A)

scraps of yarn in desired colors (B)

Yarn Substitutions

Premier Yarns Deborah Norville Everyday Soft

Loops & Threads Impeccable

Red Heart Soft

Hook & Other Materials

US Size H/8 (5.0mm) crochet hook 

Yarn needle

Sizes/Finished Measurements

Toddler (Child, Teen/Adult)

3.5” wide x 6.25” tall


3 sts and 3 rounds = 1”

Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain gauge.

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Emily is a WAHM of 4 children. She is the Editor of Happily Hooked Magazine and Pattern Pack Pro and the owner of Em’s Corner. She spent her years before children as a middle school math teacher, but now enjoys crocheting at her kids’ sporting events and spoiling her nieces and nephews. She loves to teach her children and her nieces and nephews to crochet. When she’s not crocheting, she’s outside with her camera. She was raised in San Diego but now finds herself in the very hot Southern California desert.

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