Introduction: How to Make Waterproof Snow Gloves

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In this Instructable im going to show you how to make extra warm waterproof snow gloves.
They will cost you only a few dollars (1$-3$) and you can make them in under 5-minutes.

Step 1: Supplies

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You will need:
   2 Pairs of dollar store thin winter gloves
   2 Thin rubber lab gloves
Optional:
   Scissors
   Extra rubber glove

Step 2: Step: 1

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Ok this one is easy.  Put on one thin winter glove.

Step 3: Step: 2

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Put lab glove over thin winter glove.

Step 4: Step: 3

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Put on next glove

Step 5: Repeat

Repeat steps on next hand.

Step 6: Optional

You can use the scissors to cut out grip for glove and then glue it on.

Comments

pneu6 (author)2011-02-06

That's GENIUS. I go on a ski trip every year, but I'm from the South, so I don't have waterproofed warm gloves, and my hands freeze everysingle year. Thank you for my fingers.

gzank6 (author)2015-03-04

totally worked, thanks so much. used it today for my kid, so hard to find gloves for little ones but this solved that.

Pettrocity (author)2011-12-04

LOVE IT! I agree with trf, I would use the kitchen gloves. Still, Great idea.

trf (author)2010-01-03

i like the idea but with 1 downfall..those medical gloves rip so easily >.<..my suggestion is get the thick rubber kitchen gloves and trip the sleeve part off them..much more durable =)

Lt.Greg (author)trf2011-12-04

I've used this trick a few times. Figured it out when I forgot my good gloves one day while teaching an Ice Rescue class. Use blue or purple Nitrile medical gloves - they're tougher, fit closer and usually have longer cuffs, which increases the waterproof area of protection.

pcisek67 (author)trf2010-01-12

Great idea!

NoJust (author)2009-12-23

You get better grip of the snow when its like that.

meddler (author)2009-12-22

Now that's not a bad idea. I will have to try it.

Jayefuu (author)2009-12-22

Ha ha I like it. Could have done with that this week. My hands got soaked.

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