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Crochet DROPS shoulder piece in "Big Delight". Size S - XXXXL.
DROPS 148-22
DROPS design: Pattern no db-008
Yarn group C
Finished measurements:
Neck: 60-70-76-90 cm / 23½"-27½"-30"-35½"
Hem: 136-150-158-180 cm / 53½"-59"-62"-71"
Full length: 36-38-40-42 cm / 14 1/4"-15"-15 3/4"-16½"

DROPS BIG DELIGHT from Garnstudio
200 g for all sizes in color no 01, rose garden

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 6mm /US J/10– or size needed to get 12 dc in width x 7 rounds vertically = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
4 ch-spaces = approx. 10 cm / 4'' in width.

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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.
After last dc on round, continue to next round with 1 dc in next ch-space (= first ch-space on next round). NOTE: Insert a marker at beg of round between last ch on round and first dc on next round, move the marker upwards.

Piece is worked in a circle, top down. With Big Delight ch 95-111-119-143 on hook size 6mm/US J/10 and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 6, 1 dc in 4th ch in ch-ring (= first ch-space on round). Work * ch 3, 1 dc in 4th ch *, repeat from *-* until 3 ch remain on round. Ch 3, 1 dc in first ch-space on round = 24-28-30-36 ch-spaces on round.
ROUND 2-3: Read CROCHET TIP - see explanation above. Work * ch 3, 1 dc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round (last dc is in 1st ch-space).
ROUND 4: Work * ch 3, 1 dc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round while AT THE SAME TIME inc 6-4-6-6 ch-spaces by working as follows in every 4th-7th-5th-6th ch-space: ch 3, 1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc. Last dc is in first ch-space = 30-32-36-42 ch-spaces on round.
ROUND 5: Work as 2nd round.
ROUND 6: Work * ch 3, 1 dc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round while AT THE SAME TIME inc by working as follows in every other ch-space: ch 3, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc = 45-48-54-63 ch-spaces on round.
Work as 2nd round until piece measures approx. 29-29-31-31 cm / 11½"-11½"-12 1/4"-12 1/4".
ROUND 7: Work * ch 3, 1 dc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round while AT THE SAME TIME inc 9-12-9-9 ch-spaces by working as follows in every 5th-4th-6th-7th ch-space: ch 3, 1 dc, ch 3, 1 dc = 54-60-63-72 ch-spaces on round.
Work as 2nd round until piece measures approx. 36-38-40-42 cm / 14 1/4"-15"-15 3/4"-16½". Finish round with 3 ch and then work last round.
ROUND 8: Work as follows in every ch-space: 1 sc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 sc. Finish with 1 sl st in first sc on round. Fasten off.
Work as 8th round in every ch-space on edge at the beg.


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