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DROPS 86-3 by DROPS Design
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DROPS Wristwarmers in Alpaca
DROPS 86-3
Measurements:
Length: approx. 21 cm [8.25"]
Circumference: approx. 21 cm [8.25"]

Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
50 gr nr 0100, natural

DROPS 3 mm [US 2] double-pointed needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

Gauge:
24 sts x 32 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm [4”x 4”].

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  • DROPS ALPACA UNI COLOUR (50g)
    5.40 USD
NOTE: This pattern is written in American 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 British English, please click here.
Pattern: See the chart below (pattern 1 and 2).
The pattern is seen from the right side.

Wristwarmer: Cast on 60 sts evenly distributed on double-pointed needles; join and place a marker at the join. Knit 4 rows garter st. Establish pattern on the next row as follows: K 5, sl 1, K 2 tog, psso, *K 9, sl 1, K 2 tog, psso*, repeat *-* 3 times and finish with K 4. You have decreased 10 sts = 50 sts.
K 1 row, then knit Pattern 1. When the piece measures 20 cm [7,9"] – adjust to end after 1 entire repeat – knit Pattern 2 and then bind off all sts. The piece measures approx. 21 cm [8,3"].
Knit a second wristwarmer.


Diagram

K from RS, P from WS
K from WS
1 yo
slip 1 st as if to K, K2 tog, psso


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