Buying Winter Gloves
Is this your first to buy winter gloves? It’s not as intimidating as it seems, even if you’re not used to dressing up for winter. Here are some tips and suggestions which will help you find what you’re looking for:
Function is one important factor when choosing winter gloves. Where will you be wearing them and for what purpose? Will it be for everyday wear in the big city? Or will you need it for casual wear for a vacation weekend? Will you be doing outdoor tasks or are you planning to do some winter sports too?
Once you are able to answer these questions, you can now choose the right material and style. Woolen gloves won’t be able to keep your hands dry specially in rainy places. For indoor functions, satin gloves can look sexy and stylish. Avoid wearing them outside though. If you’re in doubt what material to buy, you can always ask assistance from the sales person.
Make sure they fit perfectly. When trying gloves on, make sure that you push your hands into them as far as they can go. Interlock the fingers of both hands with each other. Check if the material is snug enough. Flex your fingers too and make sure your fingers don’t feel cramped inside the gloves. Gloves should be snug.
January 11, 2010 Monday at 7:04 am