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DROPS 98-8 by DROPS Design
"Wrist warmers in stylish "traditional" pattern. Fits your hands well with little holes for your thumbs"
DROPS Wrist warmers with pattern in Karisma Superwash
DROPS 98-8
Size: S/M – L/XL

Materials: DROPS Karisma Superwash from Garnstudio
50 g for both sizes colour no 01, off-white
50 g for both sizes colour no 44, light grey
50 g for both sizes colour no 21, grey
50 g for both sizes colour no 16, charcoal grey

DROPS double pointed needles size 3 mm and 4 mm or size needed to obtain the correct knitting tension.

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Thumb: Put the 12 thumb sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm and pick up 2 new sts in the 2 sts cast on behind sts on thread = 14 sts. Knit 1 round and at the same time adjust the number of sts to 12- 16 sts. Knit 4 rounds in Rib with light grey. Cast off loosely.

Updated online: 27.10.2006 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

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The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Karisma. All prices valid per 17/04/2014.

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Yarn type
  • DROPS KARISMA UNI COLOUR (50g)
    2.00 GBP
Yarn type
  • DROPS KARISMA UNI COLOUR (50g)
    2.25 EUR
NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inch - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
Knitting Tension: 21 x 28 rows on needles size 4 mm in stocking sts = 10 x 10 cm.

Pattern: See diagram M.1.

Right wrist warmer:
Cast on 40-48 sts on double pointed needle size 3 mm with light grey. Knit 10 cm Rib, K2/P2. Change to double pointed needles size 4 mm and knit 1 round, at the same time for size S/M inc 1 st = 41 sts.
Now continue in M.1. After 2 rounds of M.1 insert a marker at the beg of round and make inc for thumb as follows:
1st round: Knit without inc
2nd round: Knit without inc
3rd round: Knit until 1 st left before the marker, inc 1 st (incorporate new sts in pattern as you go along)
4th round: Knit 1 st, inc 1 st in the second st after the marker and finish the round.
Repeat round 1 to 4 until there are 6 new sts on each side of the MT = 53-60 sts. Knit 2 rounds and then put the 12 thumb sts on a thread. On the next round cast on 2 new sts behind the 12 thumb sts = 43-50 sts on round. Finish M.1, piece measures approx 24 cm. Change to double pointed needles size 3 mm and knit 5 rounds in Rib with light grey and cast off loosely.
Thumb: Put the 12 thumb sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm and pick up 2 new sts in the 2 sts cast on behind sts on thread = 14 sts. Knit 1 round and at the same time adjust the number of sts to 12- 16 sts. Knit 4 rounds in Rib with light grey. Cast off loosely.

Left wrist warmer: Cast on and knit as right wrist warmer, but insert the marker in size L/XL in the 9th st from beg of round.

Diagram

off-white
light grey
grey
charcoal grey


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