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Sea Waves by DROPS Design
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Crochet DROPS jacket with zig-zag pattern in 2 strands "Alpaca". Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 147-10
DROPS design: Pattern no z-639
Yarn group A + A
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Size: S/M – L/XL – XXL/XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 78-102-126 cm / 30 3/4"-40"-49½"
Full length: 64-68-72 cm / 25 1/4"-26 3/4"-28½"

Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
200-250-300 g color no 100, off white
250-300-350 g color no 7139, dark gray green
250-300-350 g color no 7120, light grayish green

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 4.5 mm / US 7 – or size needed to get 15 dc x 9 rows measured in crochet direction with 2 strands = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS MOTHER-OF-PEARL BUTTON w/HOLES, NO 522: 5 pieces

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Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
200-250-300 g color no 100, off white
250-300-350 g color no 7139, dark grey green
250-300-350 g color no 7120, light greyish green

Updated online: 19.03.2013 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

SLEEVE: ROUND 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in ch-sp, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-sp, * 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space *, repeat from *-* 2 times, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round, 1 sl st in each of next 2 sts = 78-102-126 dc.

Updated online: 18.02.2014 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

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  • DROPS ALPACA 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.
MEASURING TIP: All measurements should be done up along band mid front.

STRIPES:
Work stripes as follows:
BODY - SEE MEASURING TIP:
From beg edge to 11 cm / 4½'': 2 strands dark gray green
11 to 22 cm / 4½" to 8¾": 1 strand dark gray green and 1 strand light grayish green
22 cm to 33-34-35 cm / 8¾" to 13"-13½"-13¾": 2 strands light grayish green
33-34-35 cm to 44-46-48 cm / 13"-13½"-13¾" to 17 1/4"-18"-19": 1 strand light grayish green and 1 strand off white
44-46-48 cm / 17¼"-18"-19" until finished measurements: 2 strands off white

SLEEVE:
From beg edge to 3 cm / 1'': 1 strand dark gray green and 1 strand light grayish green
3 to 14 cm / 1" to 5½'': 2 strands light grayish green
14 cm to 25-26-27 cm / 5½" to 9¾"-10¼"-10½": 1 strand light grayish green and 1 strand off white

DECREASE TIP:
Work 1 dc, but wait with last pull through (= 2 sts on hook), work next dc, but on last pull through, pull yarn through all sts on hook - 1 dc has been dec.
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JACKET:
Jacket is worked back and forth from mid front, bottom up.
With 2 strands dark gray green ch 236-284-332 loosely on hook size 4.5 mm / US 7.
Work STRIPES - see explanation above.
ROW 1: Work 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (= 2 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 20-24-28 ch, * skip 5 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 16-20-24 ch, ch 3, 1 dc in each of the next 16-20-24 ch *, repeat from *-* 5 times in total, skip 5 ch and finish with 1 dc in each of the last 22-26-30 ch = 204-252-300 dc.

ROW 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 14-18-22 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 14-18-22 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc and 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 16-20-24 dc between every hole, 204-252-300 dc in total.
Repeat 2nd row until piece measures 12 cm / 4¾'' – READ MEASURING TIP.

Now work as follows:
ROW 1: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 14-18-22 dc, 1 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 1 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 14-18-22 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc, 2 dc in next dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 192-240-288 dc (15-19-23 dc between every hole).

ROW 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 192-240-288 dc (15-19-23 dc between every hole).

Repeat 2nd row until piece measures approx. 22 cm / 8 3/4''.

Now work as follows:
ROW 1: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc, 1 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 1 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc, 2 dc in next dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 180-228-276 dc (14-18-22 dc between every hole).

ROW 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc, 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 180-228-276 dc (14-18-22 dc between every hole).

Repeat 2nd row until piece measures approx. 32-33-34 cm / 12½"-13"-13½".

Now work as follows:
ROW 1: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc, 1 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 1 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 12-16-20 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in next dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 168-216-264 dc (13-17-21 dc between every hole).

ROW 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc *, repeat from *-* a total of 5 times, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc, 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc and 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 168-216-264 dc (13-17-21 dc between every hole).

Repeat 2nd row until piece measures approx. 44-46-48 cm / 17 1/4"-18"-19". Put piece aside.

SLEEVE:
With 1 strand dark gray green and 1 strand light grayish gree ch 93-117-141 loosely on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. Work in the round and with STRIPES - see explanation above.

ROUND 1: ch 3 in first ch (= 1 dc), * ch 3, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 ch, skip ch 5, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 ch *, repeat from *-* 2 times, ch 3, 1 dc in each of the next 13-17-21 ch, skip ch 5, 1 dc in each of the last 12-16-20 ch and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.

ROUND 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in ch-sp, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-sp, * 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space *, repeat from *-* 2 times, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round, 1 sl st in each of next 2 sts = 78-102-126 dc.

Repeat 2nd round until sleeve measures 25-26-27 cm / 9 3/4"-10 1/4"-10½", fasten off.

YOKE:
Work piece tog as follows – beg on right front piece with 2 strands off white on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3.
Continue work from sleeve: 2 dc in a ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3.
Skip the remaining dc on sleeve, skip 1 repetition from body (13-17-21 + 13-17-21 dc), then work from body as follows: 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3.
Continue work from sleeve: 2 dc in a ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3.
Skip the remaining dc on sleeve, skip 1 repetition from body (13-17-21 + 13-17-21 dc), then work from body as follows: 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc and 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 6 dc (= band) = 220-284-348 dc (13-17-21/26-34-42 dc between every hole).
ROW 1: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 22-30-38 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 11-15-19 dc *, repeat from *-* 3 times in total, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 22-30-38 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc and 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 204-268-332 dc.
ROW 2: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 18-26-34 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 7-11-15 dc, work the next 2 dc tog - READ DEC.TIPS, work the next 2 dc tog, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, work the next 2 dc tog, work the next 2 dc tog, 1 dc in each of the next 7-11-15 dc *, repeat from *-* 3 times in total, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 18-26-34 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 10-14-18 dc and 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 174-238-302 dc.
ROW 3: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 8-12-16 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 14-22-30 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 5-9-13 dc, work the next 2 dc tog, work the next 2 dc tog, 2 dc in ch-space, ch 3, 2 dc in ch-space, work the next 2 dc tog, work the next 2 dc tog, 1 dc in each of the next 5-9-13 dc *, repeat from *-* 3 times in total, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 14-22-30 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 8-12-16 dc and 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 146-210-274 dc.
ROW 4: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-18-26 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 5-9-13 dc, work the next 2 dc tog, 4 dc in ch-space, work the next 2 dc tog,1 dc in each of the next 5-9-13 dc*, repeat *-* 3 times in total, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 10-18-26 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 9-13-17 dc and 2 dc in next dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 122-186-250 dc.
ROW 5: ch 3 (= 1 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 5 dc (= 6 dc in band), 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 7-11-15 dc, * skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 6-14-22 dc, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 4-8-12 dc, work the 2 next dc tog, 1 dc in each of next 4 dc, work the 2 next dc tog, 1 dc in each of the next 4-8-12 dc *, repeat from *-* 3 times in total, skip 4 dc, 1 dc in each of the next 6-14-22 dc, skip 4 dc, finish with 1 dc in each of the next 7-11-15 dc and 2 dc in each of the next 2 dc, 1 dc in each of the last 6 dc (= band) = 100-164-228 dc.

Now finish the jacket with 1 dc in every dc - the zig-zag pattern is no longer worked. Replace first dc on every row with 3 ch.
ROW 6: Work 1 dc in every dc while AT THE SAME TIME dec 5-9-10 dc evenly (do not dec over dc in bands) = 95-155-218 dc.
Work 3-7-11 more rows with 1 dc in every dc while AT THE SAME TIME dec 5-9-10 dc evenly on every row = 80-92-108 dc. Fasten off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew tog the openings under the sleeves and sew on buttons on left band. Sew the upper button 2 cm / 3/4'' from upper edge, then distribute the rest of the buttons downwards approx. 8 cm / 3 1/8'' apart. Button the buttons between dc on right front piece.




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