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Monica by DROPS Design
"Simple, with a twist..."
Knitted DROPS hat and neck warmer with cable in ”Eskimo”.
DROPS 149-9
DROPS design: Pattern no ee-466
Yarn group E
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HAT:
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: approx. 52/54 - 56/58 cm / 20½’’/21¼’’ - 22’’/22¾’’
Materials:
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
100-100 g color no 41, medium blue/purple

NECK WARMER:
Size: One-size
Circumference: approx. 67 cm / 26½” at the widest
Height: approx. 23 cm / 9’’
Materials:
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
100 g color no 41, medium blue/purple

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES and CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16’’) 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’’.

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  • DROPS ESKIMO UNI COLOUR (50g)
    3.60 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.
PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1-A.3. The diagrams show all rows in pattern seen from RS.

DECREASE TIP - NECK WARMER:
Dec 1 st after marker as follows: K 2 tog.
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HAT:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles. LOOSELY cast on 52-54 sts on double pointed needles size 8 mm / US 11 with Eskimo. Work diagram A.1 (= 13 sts) and then K 39-41 NOTE: Work 3rd round on diagram A.1 as follows: P 4, 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, 1 YO (K YO twisted on next round), K 2, K 3 from cable needle, P 4 = 53-55 sts on needle. Work diagram A.1 (= 14 sts) 1 time vertically with K over the remaining 39-41 sts. Then work diagram A.2 over all sts A.1 1-2 times vertically. Piece measures approx. 18-21 cm / 7”-8¼”.
Then work diagram A.3 over A.2 1 time in total vertically AT THE SAME TIME dec in K sts as follows:
ROUND 1: K 2 tog, * K 10, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* 2 more times (= 3 times in total), finish with K 1-3 = 49-51 sts (= 4 sts in stockinette st dec in total).
ROUND 2 (and then on every even numbered round): K all sts.
ROUND 3: * K 4, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* 4 more times (= 5 times in total), K 3-5, K 2 tog = 41-43 sts (= 8 sts dec in total).
ROUND 5: * K 3, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* 4 more times (= 5 times in total), finish with K 4-6 = 34-36 sts (= 7 sts dec in total).
ROUND 7: * K 2 tog, K 2 *, repeat from *-* 5 more times (= 6 times in total), finish with K 0-2 = 26-28 sts (= 8 sts dec in total).
ROUND 9: * K 1, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* 5 more times (= 6 times in total), finish with K 0-2 = 18-20 sts (= 8 sts dec in total).
When diagram A.3 has been worked 1 time vertically, dec as follows over all sts:
ROUND 11: K all sts tog 2 by 2 = 9-10 sts.
Cut the yarn and pull it through the remaining sts, tighten tog and fasten.


NECK WARMER:
Worked in the round on circular needle. Cast on 73 sts on circular needle size 8 mm / US 11 with Eskimo. Work PATTERN A.1 (= 13 sts), K 5, insert 1 marker, * K 10, insert 1 marker *, repeat from *-* 4 more times (= 5 times in total), finish with K 5 = 6 markers. NOTE: Work 3rd round on diagram A.1 as follows: P 4, 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, 1 YO (K YO twisted on next round), K 2, K 3 from cable needle, P 4 = 74 sts on needle.
Work A.1 (= 14 sts) and work in stockinette st while AT THE SAME TIME on 4th round dec 1 st after every marker – see DECREASE TIP - NECK WARMER above = 68 sts (= 6 sts dec). Repeat dec when piece measures 14 cm / 5½’’ = 62 sts (= 6 sts dec).
When diagram A.1 has been worked 1 time vertically work diagram A.2 over A.1 2 times vertically in total.
Then work as follows:
ROUND 1: P 4, K 2 tog, K 2, K 2 tog, P 4 (= over A.2), K the remaining sts = 60 sts.
ROUND 2: P 4, K 4, P 4 (= over A.2), K the remaining sts.
bind off.
Piece measures approx. 23 cm / 9’’.

Diagram

K
P
P 2 tog
K 2 tog
slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K 3, K 3 from cable needle
slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, 1 YO (work YO twisted on next round), K 2, K 3 from cable needle
slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K 3, P 1 from cable needle
slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P 1, K 3 from cable needle


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