From Glowing Gloves to iPod-Friendly Winter Gear

 - May 16, 2010
Whether you are shoveling a foot of snow, entering a boxing ring or doing the dishes, a pair of gripping gloves can be your hands' best ally.

From glowing LED gloves that ensure you'll stand out in a crowd to iPod-friendly winter gear that lets you text without ever removing your gloves, see the sweetest, craziest and most gripping glove innovations we could get our hands on in the cluster above.

Implications - Gloves are just one of those objects that you can easily overlook and not consider the tremendous amount of innovation that is occurring. Prepared to be taken aback with this collection of 50 gripping gloves. After you gone through them all contribute to the conversation by leaving your thoughts below.