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Knitted DROPS neck warmer and hat with pattern in ”Nepal”.
DROPS 140-40
DROPS design: Pattern no ne-104
Yarn group C
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HAT:
Size: S/M - M/L
Head circumference: 52/54 cm - 56/58 cm / 20½"/21 1/4" - 22"/22 3/4"

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100 g for both sizes in color no 0517, medium gray

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') size 5 mm / US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm /16'') size 4 mm / US 6 - for rib.
DROPS SILVER ANTIQUE BUTTON NO 533: 2 pieces
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NECK WARMER:
Size: one-size
Circumference: approx. 60 cm / 23½''.
Height: approx. 34 cm / 13½''

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
250 g color no 0517, medium gray

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') size 5 mm / US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') size 4 mm / US 6 - for rib.
DROPS SILVER ANTIQUE BUTTON NO 533: 4 pieces

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under NECK WARMER: ..... and finish with 6 sts in garter st = 114 sts. Work rib for 4 cm /1½", then bind off with K over K and P over P. Place bands ...

Updated online: 18.09.2012 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

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Yarn type
  • DROPS NEPAL UNI COLOUR (50g)
    3.95 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.
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K sts on all rows.

GARTER ST (in the round on circular needle):
* K 1 round and P 1 round *, repeat from *-*.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1. Diagram shows all rows in pattern from RS.
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HAT:
Piece is first worked back and forth on circular needle and then in the round.
Cast on 86-94 sts with Nepal on circular needle size 4 mm / US 6. K 1 row from WS, then work as follows: 6 sts in GARTER ST - see explanation above, * K 2, P 2 *, repeat from *-*, finish with K 2 and 6 sts in garter st.
Continue rib and in garter st in each side until piece measures 4 cm / 1½''. Switch to circular needle size 5 mm / US 8. Now work as follows: 6 sts in garter st, A.1 over the next 74-82 sts and finish with 6 sts in garter st. When piece measures 8 cm / 3 1/8'', bind off the first 6 sts on needle, then work in the round with A.1 over all sts = 80-88 sts.
When piece measures 20-21 cm / 8"-8 1/4'', work in GARTER ST - see explanation above - until finished measurements.
Work in garter st, AT THE SAME TIME dec 12 sts evenly every 3rd round a total of 5 times = 20-28 sts remain on round.
Now K2 tog around, cut the thread and pull it through the remaining sts. Tighten tog and fasten.
The hat measures approx. 25-26 cm / 9 3/4"-10 1/4" vertically. Sew 2 buttons on to flap at the bottom of hat, sew through both layers.
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NECK WARMER:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 62 sts on circular needle size 4 mm / US 6 with Nepal.
K 1 row from WS, then work as follows - from RS: 6 sts in garter st, K 2, * P 2, K 2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 6 sts in garter st. Continue like this.
When piece measures 4 cm / 1½'', switch to circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 and continue as follows: 6 sts in garter st, diagram A.1 over the next 50 sts and finish with 6 sts in garter st.
When piece measures 20 cm / 8'', bind off 6 sts in each side = 50 sts. Cut the thread. Put piece aside.
Knit another piece the same way.

Cast on 6 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8, work sts from one piece back on needle, work sts from the other piece back on needle and cast on 6 sts at end of row = 112 sts.
Worked back and forth on needle as follows: 6 sts in garter st (band), diagram A.1 over the next 100 sts, 6 sts in garter st (band).
Continue like this until piece measures 34 cm / 13½''.
Switch to circular needle size 4 mm / US 6, then work as follows – AT THE SAME TIME on first row inc 2 sts evenly: 6 sts in garter st, K 2, * P 2, K 2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 6 sts in garter st = 114 sts.
Work rib for 4 cm /1½", then bind off with K over K and P over P. Place bands on top of each other and sew on 4 buttons through both layers.

Diagram

K from RS, P from WS
P from RS, K from WS


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