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Johanna by DROPS Design
"Smart and elegant with easy stripes..."
Knitted DROPS jacket in ”Paris” and “Cotton Viscose”. Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 147-37
DROPS design: Pattern no w-456
Yarn group A and C
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 106-112-120-130-142-156 cm /
41 3/4"-44"-47 1/4"-51½"-55 3/4"-61 1/4"
Full length: 45-47-49-51-53-55 cm /
17 3/4"-18"-19 1/4"-20"-21"-21 5/8"

Materials:
DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
250-250-300-300-350-400 g color no 17, off white
And use:
DROPS COTTON VISCOSE from Garnstudio
150-150-150-200-200-200 g color no 02, off white

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 5.5 mm /US 9 - or size needed to get 16 sts x 20 rows in stockinette st with 1 strand = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 4.5 mm / US 7 – for edges in garter st.

DROPS MOTHER-OF-PEARL BUTTONS NO 522: 5 pieces for all sizes

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See deals and shadecard for: DROPS Paris / DROPS CottonViscose

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Yarn type
  • DROPS PARIS UNI COLOUR (50g)
    DROPS Supersale / 35% OFF!
    3.35 USD
    2.20 USD
  • DROPS PARIS RECYCLED DENIM (50g)
    DROPS Supersale / 35% OFF!
    2.50 USD
    1.65 USD
  • DROPS COTTON VISCOSE UNI COLOUR (50g)
    DROPS Supersale / 35% OFF!
    4.35 USD
    2.85 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 all rows. 1 ridge = 2 K rows.

STRIPES:
Work * 2 rows Cotton Viscose, 2 rows Paris *. Repeat from *-*.

BUTTONHOLE:
Dec for buttonholes on left band. 1 buttonhole = K tog second and third st from edge and make 1 YO.
NOTE: Dec for last buttonhole when 2 rows remain on band.
Dec for buttonholes when piece measures:
SIZE S: 4, 12, 20, 28 and 36 cm /
1½", 4¾", 8", 11" and 14¼"
SIZE M: 4, 13, 21, 30 and 38 cm /
1½", 5 1/8", 8¼", 11¾" and 15"
SIZE L: 4, 13, 22, 31 and 39 cm /
1½", 5 1/8", 8¼", 12¼" and 15¼"
SIZE XL: 4, 14, 23, 32 and 41 cm /
1½", 5½", 9", 12½" and 16 1/8"
SIZE XXL: 4, 14, 23, 33 and 42 cm /
1½", 5½", 9", 13" and 16½"
SIZE XXXL: 4, 14, 24, 34 and 44 cm /
1½", 5½", 9½", 13 3/8" and 17¼"
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RIGHT BACK PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 47-50-53-57-62-67 sts (includes 1 edge st in the side and 4 band sts towards mid back) on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 with 1 strand Paris.
Work 2 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above.
Switch to circular needle size 5.5 mm / US 9 and work in stockinette st but work 1 edge st in the side and 4 band sts towards mid back in garter st until finished measurements, AT THE SAME TIME work STRIPES - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
When piece measures 30-31-32-33-34-35 cm / 11¾''-12¼''-12½''-13''-13 3/8''-13¾'', bind off 1 st to mark the armhole at beg of next row from RS.
When piece measures 37-39-40-42-43-45 cm / 14½"-15 1/4"-15 3/4"-16½"-17"-17 3/4", bind off 9-9-9-10-10-10 sts towards mid back for neck.
Continue to bind off at beg of every row from WS for neck: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 1 time = 29-32-35-38-43-48 sts remain on shoulder.
Switch to circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 when piece measures approx. 44-46-48-50-52-54 cm / 17¼''-18''-19''-19¾''-20½''-21¼'' (make sure that last stripe worked is in Cotton Viscose), and then work 1 ridge with Paris.
Bind off, piece measures approx. 45-47-49-51-53-55 cm / 17 3/4"-18"-19 1/4"-20"-21"-21 5/8".

LEFT BACK PIECE:
Work as right back piece but reversed. In addition dec for BUTTONHOLES on band - see explanation above.

FRONT PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 86-92-98-106-116-126 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 with 1 strand Paris.
Work 2 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above.
Switch to circular needle size 5.5 mm / US 9 and work in stockinette st with 1 edge st in garter st in each side – at the same time work stripes.
When piece measures 30-31-32-33-34-35 cm / 11¾''-12¼''-12½''-13''-13 3/8''-13¾'', bind off 1 st to mark the armholes at beg of the next 2 rows = 84-90-96-104-114-124 sts.
When piece measures 37-39-40-42-43-45 cm / 14½"-15 1/4"-15 3/4"-16½"-17"-17 3/4", bind off the middle 10-10-10-12-12-12 sts for neck and finish each shoulder separately.
Then bind off at beg of every row from neck: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 1 time = 29-32-35-38-43-48 sts remain on shoulder.
Switch to circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 when piece measures approx. 44-46-48-50-52-54 cm / 17¼''-18''-19''-19¾''-20½''-21¼'' (last stripe should be worked in Cotton Viscose), and then work 1 ridge with Paris.
Bind off, piece measures approx. 45-47-49-51-53-55 cm / 17 3/4"-18"-19 1/4"-20"-21"-21 5/8".

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 36-38-40-42-42-44 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 with 1 strand Paris. Work 2 ridges.
Switch to circular needle size 5.5 mm / US 9 and continue in stockinette st with 1 edge st in garter st in each side – at the same time work stripes.
When piece measures 8-8-8-7-7-7 cm / 3 1/8"-3 1/8"-3 1/8"-2 3/4"-2 3/4"-2 3/4", inc 1 st in each side.
Repeat inc every 6½-5½-5-4½-3½-3 cm / 2½"-2 1/4"-2"-1 3/4"-1 1/4"-1 1/8" 5-6-6-7-8-9 more times = 48-52-54-58-60-64 sts.
When piece measures approx. 45-44-43-42-40-37 cm / 17 3/4"-17 1/4"-17"-16½"-15 3/4"-14½" (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of wider shoulders) - make sure that last stripe is worked in Cotton Viscose, switch to circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 and work 1 ridge with Paris.
Bind off, piece measures approx. 46-45-44-43-41-38 cm / 18"-17 3/4"-17 1/4"-17"-16 1/8"-15".

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the shoulder seams.

NECK EDGE: Pick up approx. 95 to 105 sts with circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7. K 4 rows with Paris and bind off with K from WS. Sew in sleeves.
Sew sleeve and side seams in one inside 1 edge st.
Sew on buttons.


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