The gloves are black leather (or leather-like material) and mid-forearm length.
The upper surface is quilted in lines spaced approximately one inch apart which run parallel to the arm and start just behind the knuckles.
The palm side has no quilted lines.
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For Advanced Status certification (mandatory upgrade):
The gloves should be made of leather (more specifically, it should match the leather of the body suit).
The gloves should flare out on the outside edge towards the opening.
There should be six rectangular sections created by the quilted lines on the upper surface; they are not of uniform width (the outer sections are smaller than the middle sections View).
For Advanced Status certification (optional upgrade):
The quilted lines should be very finely stitched, and the upper surface should be padded minimally.
The quilted lines in the flared section are stitched as a "V" turning the sixth (outermost) section into a "Y".
The stitching on the gloves, with the exception of the quilted lines, should be external.
The top and bottom of each glove should not be directly sewn together in the flared section; a gusset should adjoin them starting at the wrist bone. It should be approximately two inches in width at the end opening of each glove.
Each glove should be constructed with three fourchettes-one between each set of fingers.