Whether its the big black leather above, or some woolly mitts, when the weather outside turns frightful and you need to operate a capacitive touchscreen like the iPhone, you can save yourself some cash -- and frostbite -- with a little bit of sewing and a bunch of conductive thread.

Instructables has the step by steps...

[Instructables via Lifehacker via Gizmodo]

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DoubleDown ¡ says:

This is perfect ! My motorcycle gloves need this mod ASAP ! I currently can't text while riding :(

Stervegas says:

Wait!! U need to text while on your motorcycle? Do u uses 2 hands or one?

Darwinism says:

Great, just what we need--testing while driving a motorcycle.

TK says:

My god, why are you texting while riding a motorcycle? That's more dangerous than texting while driving a stick shift while in heavy traffic.

NarcoRocker says:

OMG, did you all grow up in Japan with no concept of SARCASM?!

marla Desiga says:

Hi there, how are you I very recently bought a superbike and I do want some help with a problem I have been experiencing since i bought it. I am the type of person that can get cold quite easy and i cant seem to stay warm enough on my Motorbike! Do you maybe know how I can i fix this?

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