Glad I know it now, though "gloves" might be one of the least useful words to learn in Indonesian ¯ _ (ツ) _ / ¯
Many people wear gloves when they ride motorcycles. Or when they work with their hands, handling sharp materials and such. Or if they are doctors or nurses and have to do procedures. Or... many other situations.
I am embarrassed to admit I put "kaus kaki tangan saya."