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Knitted DROPS head band and neck warmer with cables and textured pattern in ”Andes”.
DROPS 150-28
DROPS design: Pattern no an-018
Yarn group E
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NECK WARMER:
Size: S/M – L/XL – XXL/XXXL
Height: 36-44-52 cm / 14 1/4"-17 1/4"-20½"
Circumference: 84-112-140 cm / 33"-44"-55"
Materials:
DROPS ANDES from Garnstudio
300-400-600 g color no 3755, cerise

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 cm / 24'') SIZE 8 mm/US 11 - or size needed to get 11 sts x 15 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

HEAD BAND:
Size: One-size
Circumference: 48 cm / 19''
Width: 12 cm / 4¾''
Materials:
DROPS ANDES from Garnstudio
100 g color no 3755, cerise

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 6 mm / US 10 - or size needed to get 13 sts x 17 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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  • DROPS ANDES UNI COLOUR (100g)
    7.95 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.
RIB: * K 2, P 2 *, repeat from *-*.

PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 and A.2. Diagrams show all rows in pattern from RS. NOTE! In size L/XL work from 13th row in A.1.

BOBBLE:
Work 4 sts in 1 st by working alternately in front and back loop of st 4 times. Work 4 rows in stockinette st back and forth over these 4 sts. Then pass 2nd st on right needle over 1st st and 3rd st over 1st st and finally 4th st over 1st st (= 1 st remain)

DECREASE TIP:
Dec 1 st by P 2 sts tog.
Dec 1 st in each side of P-section on each side of textured pattern and 1 st between the 2 cables (where there are 4 P sts) in every repetition.
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NECK WARMER:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 108-144-180 sts on circular needle size 8 mm / US 11 with Andes. Work 2 cm / 3/4'' RIB - see explanation above! P 1 round while AT THE SAME TIME dec 3-4-5 sts evenly = 105-140-175 sts.
Then work PATTERN according to diagram A.1 (= 35 sts) 3-4-5 times over all 105-140-175 sts, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures approx. 14-22-30 cm / 5½"-8 3/4"-11 3/4" dec 9-12-15 sts on round – READ DECREASE TIP.
When piece measures 18-26-34 cm / 7"-10 1/4"-13½" repeat the same dec = 87-116-145 sts.
When piece measures 22-30-38 cm / 8 3/4"-11 3/4"-15", dec 1 st in each side of textured pattern on every repetition (6-8-10 dec in total on round) = 81-108-135 sts on needle.
Continue with pattern.
When piece measures approx. 34-42-50 cm / 13½"-16½"-19 3/4" (and 2-2½-3 repetitions have been worked vertically), P one round while AT THE SAME TIME inc 3-4-5 sts evenly (= 84-112-140 sts in total). Continue with 2 cm / 3/4'' rib.
Piece measures approx. 36-44-52 cm / 14 1/4"-17 1/4"-20½".
Bind off sts with K over K and P over P.

HEAD BAND:
Cast on 30 sts on needle size 6 mm / US 10 with Andes. Work 1st row as follows from RS: * K 2, P 2 *, repeat from *-* over all 30 sts.
Continue rib like this until piece measures 12 cm / 4¾''. Now work next row from RS as follows: K 2, P 2, K 2, A.2, A.2, P 2, K 2, P 2, K 2 = 30 sts.
Continue pattern like this until piece measures approx. 36 cm / 14 1/4'' - finish after 1 whole repetition of A.2.
Continue to work rib as at beg of piece until piece measures 48 cm / 19'', bind off with K over K and P over P.
Sew head band tog mid back with stitches to make the seam invisible.



Diagram

P from RS, K from WS
K from RS, P from WS
1 BOBBLE: Work 4 sts in 1 st by working alternately in front and back loop of st 4 times. Work 4 rows in stockinette st back and forth over these sts. Then pass 2nd st on right needle over 1st st and 3rd st over 1st st and finally 4th st over 1st st (= 1 st remain)
slip 1 st on cable needle in front of piece, P 1, K 1 from cable needle
slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K 1, P 1 from cable needle
slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K 3, K 3 from cable needle
slip 3 sts on cable needle behind piece, K 3, K 3 from cable needle
size L/XL beg on 13th row in diagram Then work from 1st row in diagram.



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