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Fox Sweater by DROPS Design
"A luxurious feeling... "
Knitted DROPS jumper with round yoke and lace pattern in ”BabyAlpaca Silk”, ”Kid-Silk” and ”Glitter”. Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 150-7
DROPS design: Pattern no bs-047
Yarn group A + A
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Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 98-112-128-142 cm / 38½”-44”-50½”-55¾”
Full length: 58-62-64-68 cm / 22¾”-24½”-25¼”-26¾”

Materials:
DROPS BABYALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
250-250-300-300 g, color no 8465, medium gray
and use:
DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
100-100-125-125 g color no 10, gray
and use:
DROPS GLITTER from Garnstudio
4 spools for all sizes in color no 02, silver.

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES and CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') SIZE 5 mm / US 8 – or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st with 1 strand of each yarn = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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SLEEVE:
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Insert 1 marker at beg of round (= mid under sleeve).....

When piece measures 41-38-34-31 cm / 16”-15”-13½”-12¼” (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of wider shoulders), work A.1 over all sts (= 4 repetitions)- NOTE! Start first repeat of A.1 7-8-9-10 sts before the marker! On last round with A.1 bind off 14-16-18-20 sts mid under sleeve (i.e. bind off 7-8-9-10 sts on each side of marker) = 42-48-54-60 sts remain on needle...

Updated online: 05.09.2013 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

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The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS BabyAlpacaSilk. All prices valid per 25/07/2014.

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Kid-Silk. All prices valid per 25/07/2014.

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DROPS Tutorial Videos: Double Pointed Needles - Cast on / Stockinette

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DROPS Tutorial Videos: Put sleeve (round on needle) together with front and back piece.

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Yarn type
  • DROPS BABYALPACA SILK UNI COLOUR (50g)
    6.85 USD
  • DROPS KID-SILK UNI COLOUR (25g)
    9.45 USD
  • DROPS KID-SILK LONG PRINT (25g)
    9.45 USD
  • DROPS GLITTER GOLD & SILVER (10g)
    3.10 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 (in the round on circular needle):
* K 1 round and P 1 round *, repeat from *-*. 1 ridge = 2 rounds.

PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 and A.2. Diagrams show all rows in pattern from RS. See diagram for size!

DECREASE TIP (applies to the body):
Dec as follows before marker: K 2 tog.
Dec as follows after marker: Slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc 1 st by making 1 YO. On next row/round work YO twisted to avoid holes.
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BODY:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 168-192-216-240 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 with 1 strand BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 strand Kid-Silk + 2 strands Glitter.
K1 round, P1 round.
Then work as follows: A.1 over all sts (= 12 repetitions in the round). When A.1 has been worked 1 time vertically, insert 2 markers in piece; 1 after 7th-8th-9th-10th st and 1 after 91st-104th-117th-130th st (= 1 marker in each side, front/back piece = 84-96-108-120 sts). Then work in stockinette st. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE.
When piece measures 7 cm / 2¾'', dec 1 st on each side of both markers - READ DECREASE TIP (= 4 sts dec). Repeat dec every 3½-4-4½-5 cm / 1¼”-1½”-1¾”-2”, 3 more times (= 4 dec in total) = 152-176-200-224 sts. When piece measures 24-26-27-29 cm / 9½”-10¼”-10½”-11½”, inc 1 st on each side of both markers – READ INCREASE TIP (= 4 sts inc). Repeat inc every 3-3-2½-2 cm / 1 1/8”-1 1/8”-7/8”-3/4”, 3 more times (= 4 inc in total) = 168-192-216-240 sts.
When piece measures 38-38-37-37 cm / 15”-15”-14½”-14½”, bind off 14-16-18-20 sts in each side for armhole (i.e. bind off 7-8-9-10 sts on each side of both markers) = 70-80-90-100 sts remain on back/front piece.
Put piece aside and knit the sleeves.

SLEEVE:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles. Cast on 42-48-54-60 sts on double pointed needles size 5 mm / US 8 with 1 strand BabyAlpaca Silk + 1 strand Kid-Silk + 2 strands Glitter.
K1 round, P1 round.
Then work A.1 over all sts (= 3 repetitions in the round).
When A.1 has been worked 1 time vertically, continue in stockinette st.
Insert 1 marker at beg of round (= mid under sleeve).
When piece measures 8 cm / 3'', inc 1 st on each side of marker. Repeat inc every 5-4-3-2 cm / 2”-1½”-1 1/8”-3/4” 6-7-8-9 more times (= 7-8-9-10 inc in total) = 56-64-72-80 sts.
When piece measures 41-38-34-31 cm / 16”-15”-13½”-12¼” (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of wider shoulders), work A.1 over all sts (= 4 repetitions)- NOTE! Start first repeat of A.1 7-8-9-10 sts before the marker! On last round with A.1 bind off 14-16-18-20 sts mid under sleeve (i.e. bind off 7-8-9-10 sts on each side of marker) = 42-48-54-60 sts remain on needle (= 3 whole repetitions of A.1). Sleeve measures 46-44-41-39 cm / 18”-17¼”-16”-15¼”.
Put piece aside and make another sleeve.

YOKE:
Slip sleeves on to same circular needle as body = 224-256-288-320 sts. Work A.1 over all sts (= 16 repetitions in the round). When A.1 has been worked one time vertically, continue with A.2 over A.1. Continue the pattern like this. Switch to a shorter circular needle when needed. When A.2 has been worked, 96-128-160-192 sts remain on needle. K 1 round AT THE SAME TIME on 1st row dec 22-50-68-92 sts evenly = 74-78-92-100 sts. Then work an elevation at the back of neck as follows in stockinette st, insert 1 marker in middle st (= mid back), cut the yarn and beg here: K 7 sts past marker mid back, turn, tighten yarn and P 14 sts back, turn, tighten yarn and K 21 sts, turn, tighten yarn and P 28 sts back. Continue like this - work 7 sts more on every turn until a total of 56-56-70-70 sts have been worked, turn and K 1 round until mid back again. Work 2 ridges in garter st. Bind off with K from RS. Yoke measures approx. 20-24-27-31 cm / 8”-9½”-10½”-12¼” (mid front) and entire jumper measures approx. 58-62-64-68 cm / 22¾”-24½”-25¼”-26¾”.


ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves tog.


Diagram

K
P
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
1 YO between 2 sts




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