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Jennifer by DROPS Design
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Crochet DROPS jacket in ”Nepal”, ”Big Fabel” and ”Alpaca Bouclé”. Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 143-38
DROPS design: Pattern no ne-092
Yarn group C + C + C
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
400-400-450-500-550-600 g color no 0618, camel
150-150-200-200-200-200 g color no 2923, goldenrod
150-150-200-200-200-200 g color no 2920, orange
And use:
DROPS BIG FABEL from Garnstudio
300-300-300-400-400-400 g color no 912, soft chocolate
And use:
DROPS ALPACA BOUCLÉ from Garnstudio
100 g for all sizes in color no 2020, light beige

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 5 mm / H/8 – or size needed to get 14 dc in width x 5½ rows vertically = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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See deals and shadecard for: DROPS Nepal / DROPS BigFabel / DROPS AlpacaBoucle

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BODY: ...ROUND 4: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, ...

Updated online: 15.11.2012 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

Second section under ARMHOLE: .....Continue as before until square measures 78-80-82-84-86-88 cm x 78-80-82-84-86-88 cm / 30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8'' x 30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8'' (i.e. 21 cm / 8 1/4'' in all sizes from armhole), adjust so that last row is worked as 5th round. Cut the thread, now work back and forth between first and second corner. Work from the first corner as follows: 2 dc in ch-space in the corner, 1 dc in every dc/ch until second corner, 2 dc in ch-space in the corner.

Updated online: 06.05.2013 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

See all corrections to catalogue DROPS 143

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Nepal. All prices valid per 27/11/2014.

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS BigFabel. All prices valid per 27/11/2014.

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS AlpacaBoucle. All prices valid per 27/11/2014.

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Yarn type
  • DROPS NEPAL UNI COLOUR (50g)
    DROPS Alpaca Party! / 25% OFF!
    3.95 USD
    2.95 USD
  • DROPS NEPAL MIX (50g)
    DROPS Alpaca Party! / 25% OFF!
    3.95 USD
    2.95 USD
  • DROPS BIG FABEL PRINT (100g)
    9.20 USD
  • DROPS BIG FABEL UNI COLOUR (100g)
    7.95 USD
  • DROPS BIG FABEL MOULINE (100g)
    9.20 USD
  • DROPS ALPACA BOUCLÉ UNI COLOUR (50g)
    DROPS Alpaca Party! / 25% OFF!
    4.95 USD
    3.70 USD
  • DROPS ALPACA BOUCLÉ MIX (50g)
    DROPS Alpaca Party! / 25% OFF!
    4.95 USD
    3.70 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.
STRIPES: Work stripes as follows: * 1 round orange Nepal, 1 round Big Fabel, 1 round goldenrod Nepal, 1 round Alpaca Bouclé, 1 round Big Fabel, 1 round camel Nepal *, repeat from *-* until garment is finished.

CROCHET INFO (applies to sleeve):
Replace first dc on every row with ch 3.

DECREASE TIP (applies to sleeve):
Dec at beg of row by working sl sts over the no of dc to be dec. Dec at end of row by working until same no of dc to be dec remains, turn piece.
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BODY:
Work in the round from mid back. Ch 8 with orange Nepal on hook size 5 mm / H/8 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: Work with orange Nepal. Ch 3 (= 1 dc), 2 dc in ch-ring, * ch 4, 3 dc in ch-ring *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times and finish with ch 4 and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
ROUND 2: READ STRIPES. ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
ROUND 3: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * ch 2, skip 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, ch 2, skip 2 dc, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
ROUND 4: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
ROUND 5: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, ch 2, skip 1 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, ch 2, skip 1 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, ch 2, skip 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, ch 2, skip 1 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, ch 2, skip 1 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, ch 2, skip 2 dc, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
ROUND 6: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, * 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, ch 4, 2 dc in same ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, 2 dc in next ch-space, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
Repeat 5th and 6th round, with inc, there are 2 dc-groups more between every corner every other round.

ARMHOLE:
When square measures 36-38-40-42-44-46 cm x 36-38-40-42-44-46 cm / 14¼''-15''-15¾''-16½''-17¼''-18'' x 14¼''-15''-15¾''-16½''-17¼''-18", work as follows – adjust so that this is a round worked as 5th round: Work as before until first corner, work 2 dc, ch 4, 2 dc in the corner. Then ch until the middle of next side – ch 1 over every dc/ch until the middle dc, work 1 dc in the middle dc and work until the third corner as before, work until the middle of next side, then ch 1 over every dc/ch until the fourth corner, work 2 dc, ch 4, 2 dc in the corner and work until beg of round as before. On next round work as before, in ch-spaces for armholes work 1 dc in every ch.

Continue as before until square measures 78-80-82-84-86-88 cm x 78-80-82-84-86-88 cm / 30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8'' x 30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8'' (i.e. 21 cm / 8 1/4'' in all sizes from armhole), adjust so that last row is worked as 5th round. Cut the thread, now work back and forth between first and second corner. Work from the first corner as follows: 2 dc in ch-space in the corner, 1 dc in every dc/ch until second corner, 2 dc in ch-space in the corner. Turn and work back, continue pattern as on 5th and 6th round. Continue like this until 19-20-21-22-23-24 cm / 7½''-8''-8¼''-8¾''-9''-9½'' have been worked back and forth (without inc), cut the thread.
Repeat on the other side, now work back and forth from third to fourth corner. Finally work a round with camel around the entire square, work 1 dc in every dc, in ch-space in every corner work 4 dc.

SLEEVE:
The entire sleeve is worked back and forth with camel. Read crochet info!
Ch 44-44-46-46-49-49 loosely (includes 4 ch to turn with) on hook size 5 mm / H/8 with Nepal.
ROW 1: 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (= 2 dc), * skip ch 1, 1 dc in each of the next 6 ch *, repeat from *-* until 5-5-0-0-3-3 ch remain, skip 1 ch and work 1 dc in each of the last 4-4-0-0-2-2 ch = 36-36-38-38-40-40 dc. Then work 1 dc in every dc. When piece measures 7 cm / 2¾'', inc 1 dc in each side, repeat inc every 6-5-5-4-4-3½ cm / 2 3/8"-2"-2"-1½"-1½"-1 1/4" 6-8-8-9-10-11 more times = 50-54-56-58-62-64 dc. Work until piece measures 49 cm / 19 1/4'' (same in all sizes because of wider shoulders on body in the larger sizes). Now dec at beg and end of every row for sleeve cap – SEE DECREASE TIP: 3 dc 1 time, 2 dc 2 times and 3 dc 1 time = 30-34-36-38-42-44 dc remain. Cut and fasten the thread, sleeve measures approx. 56 cm / 22'' in all sizes. Work another sleeve.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew underarm seams. Sew in sleeves.



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