so i designed a set for myself and decided it would be nice to share the pattern with you aswell !!!
6.00mm needles or needles stated for wool.
chunky wool , i used boyes own chunky .
cast on 24 stitches.
for 6 rows do the seed stitch in any variation you like .
carry on in stockinette stitch ( k1 row , p1 row) till 3.5 inches ( not including seed stitch ribbing) or as long as you like !
for 5 rows do the seed stitch once again.
sew side seam together leaving a gap for your thumb.
turn right side out !
cast on 52 stitches.
do 3 rows in the seed stitch
do 3 rows in stockinette stitch
do 3 rows in seed stitch
carry on till desired length i stopped after doing the pattern once.
sew on button at one end (optional) the stitches should be loose enough to use as a button hole otherwise make a button loop
attach button to button hole /loop and then stitch together the side seams :)