Cornelia James

Harriet | Pure Swiss Cotton Jersey Glove

Colour: White
Glove Size:
Forearm Fit
Upper Arm Fit
Made in Sussex, England 2 reviews

An enduring classic of the ballroom scene, our Harriet glove is the glove for dancing until dawn. A long evening glove in cool, calm and collected Swiss cotton jersey.

Supima Cotton grown in the San Joaquin Valley, California, knitted into pure Cotton Jersey in Fehraltorf, Switzerland.

The cotton for these gloves is Ultraviolet Protection Factor 50+, the highest level of protection against the effects of the Sun's UV rays. See here for the full test report.

Additionally this cotton is enhanced with antimicrobial technology - HeiQ Viroblock NPJ03, see here for more information.
If done carefully, on a delicate wash, these gloves can be machine washed. We recommend putting them in a 'delicates' bag to protect them. Take care not to overfill your tub and bear in mind that bows and trims are delicate.
16 bt (button length). This is the length of the glove, in inches, from the hem at the top of the glove to where the thumb meets the wrist. (more information)

How long does it take you to make gloves?

Most of our gloves are made to order and we do our best to make them within two working days of receiving the order and then having them on their way to you. If there are likely to be any significant delays we will be sure to be in touch.

How long does shipping take?

For the UK, we post using Royal Mail Tracked 24, which is a next day service. For outside of the UK, we use FedEx International Priority which ships to every country in the world within three working days. Please see the checkout for the shipping time for your specific country.

How are the gloves presented?

All our gloves come with a storage bag for safe keeping. All orders are delivered in our presentation box which is, like our gloves, built to last. For us, it's about the product, not the packaging, but when we designed our box we made sure it was beautiful and we chose the colour, 'light cockpit green' to symbolise a style that endures. If the gloves are a gift for somebody special, we'll be happy to include a handwritten note - just let us know in the order notes section during checkout.


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Laura L.
United Kingdom United Kingdom
You can count on Cornelia James!

I needed a pair of gloves in a hurry for a weekend event. Ordered them on a Thursday morning, paid the expedited 2 day shipping, and when I called to confirm about their Saturday delivery, the Cornelia James representative was such a dear about making sure they got posted. And they arrived the very next day!!!

  • Sizing Runs SmallFeels Just RightRuns Large
  • Quality Just Another GloveSeriously Good
  • Shipping Speed SlowFast
  • Worn for white tie affair
Heather V.
United States United States

My only hesitation in purchasing a pair was because I am tall and hence, I have long fingers. I ordered these believing that the fingers would be long enough - just because the gloves are made from knit fabric. SURPRISE!!! How did they know to fit me perfectly? Cornelia James definitely knows what they are doing. The measurements they required for the order obviously told them how to adjust the pattern perfectly. I am extremely pleased with my purchase.

  • Sizing Runs SmallFeels Just RightRuns Large
  • Quality Just Another GloveSeriously Good
  • Shipping Speed SlowFast
  • Worn for Anytime I want.

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