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Work gloves review: our 5 expert-approved picks

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Before you grab any old pair of cotton work or gardening gloves and launch into your spring checklist, take a stroll through your local hardware store. You’ll find superior hand protection in a variety of technical fabrics, specialized coatings, and form-fitting designs. What you may not find, especially if you have smaller hands, are gloves in your size. As a woman who renovates, I often have to buy online or ask the store to order my size. In general, choose a specialized glove that is geared to the hazards you’ll encounter.

This article was originally published in the May 2022 issue of Cottage Life magazine.

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