Blog/Glove Knowledgebase — Leather Gloves

Some Great Gardening Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

Some Great Gardening Gloves

With summer upon us, that means gardening season is in full swing. As you head out to your flowerbeds, make sure that you have the best gloves for the job, so that your hands can stay well protected. When it comes to gardening gloves, they are typically made of a thin cotton material, or a cumbersome leather. The cotton material is too thin to provide any real protection, and are not very durable, and the thick leather gloves don’t allow for much dexterity and fine handling. We hope to help you find a middle ground between durability and breathability in your...

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Construction Sites: The Correct Safety Glove for the Job!

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Construction Sites: The Correct Safety Glove for the Job!

Personal protection is key in the construction industry, especially when individuals are handling hazardous materials and heavy-duty equipment. One way to protect yourself and your workers is by utilizing proper work gloves, which can minimize personal injury. Some of the most common characteristics that workers look for in a suitable work glove include comfort, durability, and protection. In this article will look at some work gloves that meet these characteristics, and are ideal for work on construction sites. Correct Gloves for the Job One main concern in the construction industry, is that workers are forfeiting the protection of work gloves because they lose...

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All About Deerskin Work Gloves

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

This week at Your Glove Source, we’re introducing two great new products. We’ll show you what they are, why they’re helpful, and when to use them. Deerskin Leather Driver Gloves Features and Characteristics As we talked about in a blog earlier this month, deerskin leather is extremely supple and soft, which makes for a comfortable and durable work glove. These leather drivers gloves are able to get wet repeatedly without losing pliability. They feature an ergonomic keystone thumb, which allows for a wide range of motion during use. The driver style of this gloves allows the glove to slip on and off easily with a...

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Choosing the Correct Leather Work Glove

Posted by Melanie Predolich on

When it comes to selecting and purchasing the correct leather work glove for your project, the wide variety of options can be overwhelming. How do you know which type of leather work glove will provide the protection you need? And what about durability and dexterity? This week at Your Glove Source we want to provide the answers to those questions and give you the information you need to choose the leather work glove that is perfect for you. Leather Type and Quality There are four main types of leather that are used to manufacture leather work gloves. These are: cowhide,...

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