Here in Chicago, you wouldn't know that we are in the tail end of winter. With wind chill temps consistently in the 20's, it seems that Spring may end up "sleeping in" this year. So, I thought I would take advantage of the lazy days of Winter by attempting a new crochet project.
I found a free pattern for fingerless gloves at Hobby Lobby today, and I didn't bother to even peek at the instructions before I got out my yarn and hook. What a crazy mess this pattern was!!! Reverse Single Crochet?? Front Post Half Double Crochet? WTH?!?! But, I toughed it out, and shocked myself by ending up with something functional: