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DROPS 129-23 by DROPS Design
"Lovely over the shoulders!"
Knitted DROPS vest with lace pattern worked sideways in "Bomull-Lin". Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 129-23
DROPS design: Pattern no L-105
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 80-88-96-106-118-130 cm /
31½''-34 5/8''-37¾''-41¾''-46½''-51''
Full length: 87-88-96-96-97-97 cm /
34 1/4"-34½"-37 3/4"-37 3/4"-38 1/4"-38 1/4"

Materials: DROPS BOMULL-LIN from Garnstudio
Color no 03, beige/linen: 550-600-650-750-800-850 g

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE size 4.5 mm / US 7 (80 cm / 32'') - or size needed to get 18 sts x 23 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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  • DROPS BOMULL-LIN UNI COLOUR (50g)
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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 diagram M.1 (= 5 sts). The diagram shows the pattern from RS.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.
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VEST:
The garment is knitted back and forth on circular needle because of no of sts. Cast on 156-158-172-172-174-174 sts on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 with Bomull-Lin. K 4 rows, then work as follows from RS: 5 sts in GARTER ST - see explanation above, * P 3, M.1 *, repeat from *-* a total of 5-5-6-6-6-6 times, 34-36-34-34-36-36 sts in reverse stockinette st, * M.1, P 3 *, repeat from *-* a total of 9-9-10-10-10-10 times, finish with 5 sts in garter st.
Continue like this. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
When piece measures 33-35-37-39-41-43 cm / 13''-13 3/4''-14½''-15 1/4''-16 1/8''-17'', work next row from RS as follows: 5 sts in garter st, * P 3, M.1 * repeat from *-* a total of 5-5-6-6-6-6 times, 34-36-34-34-36-36 sts in reverse stockinette st (i.e WS out), M.1, P 3, M.1, 35-35-43-43-43-43 sts in garter st, * M.1, P 3 *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, finish with 5 sts in garter st. Work a total of 4 rows this way. Next row from RS is worked as before while AT THE SAME TIME casting/binding off the middle 29-29-37-37-37-37 sts of the 35-35-43-43-43-43 sts in garter st for armhole. On next row cast on 29-29-37-37-37-37 new sts over the bind off sts. Work as follows from RS: 5 sts in garter st, * P 3, M.1 * repeat from *-* a total of 5-5-6-6-6-6 times, 34-36-34-34-36-36 sts in reverse stockinette st, M.1, P 3, M.1, 35-35-43-43-43-43 sts in garter st, * M.1, P 3 *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, finish with 5 sts in garter st. Work a total of 4 rows like this, then work as follows from RS: 5 sts in garter st, * P 3, M.1 *, repeat from *-* a total of 5-5-6-6-6-6 times, 34-36-34-34-36-36 sts in reverse stockinette st, * M.1, P 3 *, repeat from *-* a total of 9-9-10-10-10-10 times, finish with 5 sts in garter st.
Continue to work like this until piece measures 73-79-85-92-100-108 cm / 28 3/4"-31"-33½"-36 1/4"-39 3/8"-42½". Now work and bind off in the same way as with previous armhole. Continue to work as follows from RS: 5 sts in garter st, * P 3, M.1 *, repeat from *-* a total of 5-5-6-6-6-6 times, 34-36-34-34-36-36 sts in reverse stockinette st, * M.1, P 3 *, repeat from *-* a total of 9-9-10-10-10-10 times, finish with 5 sts in garter st.
Continue this pattern until piece measures 107-115-123-132-142-152 cm / 42"-45 1/4"-48½"-52"-55 3/4"-59 3/4" (adjust so that the length from armhole and out to the edge is the same on each side of piece), K 4 rows over all sts, then bind off.
The piece measures approx. 108-116-124-133-143-153 cm / 45½"-45 3/4"-48 3/4"-52 3/8"-56 1/8"-60 1/8", measured from side to side. The vest can be worn from both sides. Therefore fasten the yarn ends neatly, seen from both sides.


Diagram

K from RS, P from WS
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
1 YO between 2 sts


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