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Knitted DROPS jacket with domino squares in ”Delight”. Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 151-29
DROPS design: Pattern no de-100
Yarn group A
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 92-100-108-118-130-142 cm / 36¼”-39½”-42½”-46½”-51½”-55¾”
Full length: 69-75-81-89-98-107 cm /27”-29½”-31½”-35”-38½”-42”

Materials:
DROPS DELIGHT from Garnstudio
400-450-500-550-600-650 g color no 05, beige/gray/pink

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32’’) size 3.5 mm / US 4 – or size needed to get 23 sts x 46 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm / 4’’ x 4’’.

DROPS MOTHER-OF-PEARL BUTTON w/HOLES, NO 522: 2 pieces

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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. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
FIGURE: See figures A.1 and A.2.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = K 2 rows.

DOMINO SQUARE 1:
Insert 1 marker in the middle st.
Row 1 (= WS): K all sts.
Row 2 (= RS): K until 1 st remains before st with marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso, K the rest of row.
Repeat rows 1 and 2 but work every 14th-16th-16th-18th-20th-22nd row as follows – from RS:
K until 3 sts remain before st with marker, K 2 tog, slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso, slip 1 st as if to K, work 1 st, psso, K the rest of row (on this row 4 sts are dec instead of 2).
Continue this pattern upwards, i.e. dec 2 sts in the middle of square on every other row and 4 sts in the middle of square every 14th-16th-16th-18th-20th-22nd row until 1 st remains on row, cut the yarn and pull it through st.

DOMINO SQUARE 2:
Insert 1 marker in the middle st.
Row 1 (= WS): K all sts.
Row 2 (= RS): K until 1 st remains before st with marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso, K the rest of row.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row, i.e. dec 2 sts in the middle of the square on every other row until 1 st remains, cut the yarn and pull it through remaining st.

HALF A DOMINO SQUARE:
Insert 1 marker in the middle st.
Row 1 (= WS): K all sts.
Row 2 (= RS): K the first 2 sts on row tog, K until 1 st remains before st with marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso, work until 2 sts remain, K the last 2 sts on tog.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row, i.e. dec 2 sts in the middle of square and 1 st in each side of square on every other row until 3 sts remain on needle, K 1 row from WS over the 3 sts.
On next row (= RS) work as follows: Slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso. Cut the yarn and pull it through the last sts.

QUARTER DOMINO SQUARE:
8 band sts are worked in garter st until the quarter square has been finished.
SQUARE 5 and 8:
Row 1 (= WS): K all sts.
Row 2 (= RS): K 8, K 2 tog, work until 2 sts remain, K 2 tog.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row, i.e. dec 1 st in each side of square on every other row until 1 st (+ 8 band sts) remains.
SQUARE 6 and 7:
Row 1 (= WS): K all sts.
Row 2 (= RS): K 2 tog, work until 10 sts remain, K 2 tog, K 8.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row, i.e. dec 1 st in each side of square on every other row until 1 st (+ 8 band sts) remains.

BUTTONHOLES:
Dec for buttonhole on right band when working square 5. 1 buttonhole = K tog third and fourth st from mid front and make 1 YO.
Dec for buttonholes when 31 sts remain on row (includes band sts), repeat dec when 13 sts remain on row.
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JACKET:
Beg by casting on for square 1 and 2, then work one and one square back and forth in garter st. All sts are picked up from RS. Figure A.1 and A.2 shows how the squares are knitted. Work squares back and forth on circular needle to make room for all the sts.

SQUARE 1 and 2: Cast on 342-362-390-430-474-510 sts on circular needle size 3.5 mm / US 4 with Delight. K 1 row from WS. Now work DOMINO SQUARES 1 - see explanation above - over the first 171-181-195-215-237-255 sts - start on 2nd row. (Keep the remaining sts on the needle.) When Square 1 has been worked, work Domino square 1 over the last 171-181-195-215-237-255 sts on row (= square 2).

SQUARE 3:
Pick up 75-80-87-97-108-117 sts along one over side of square 1, pick up 1 st between square 1 and square 2 and pick up 75-80-87-97-108-117 sts along one over side from square 2 – SEE FIGURE A.1 = 151-161-175-195-217-235 sts. Work HALF A DOMINO SQUARE - see explanation above.

SQUARE 4:
Pick up 85-90-97-107-118-127 sts along one bottom edge of square 2, pick up 1 st between square 2 and square 1 and pick up 85-90-97-107-118-127 sts along one bottom edge from square 1 = 171-181-195-215-237-255 sts. Knit Half a domino square.

SQUARE 5:
Cast on 8 new sts on needle (= band), pick up 75-80-87-97-108-117 sts along the other over side on square 1 = 83-88-95-105-116-125 sts. Work QUARTER DOMINO SQUARE - see explanation above. Remember to dec for BUTTONHOLES - see explanation above. Cut the yarn and pull it through the last st on the Domino square. Slip the 8 band sts on a stitch holder.

SQUARE 6:
Pick up 75-80-87-97-108-117 sts along the other over side on square 2, cast on 8 new sts at the end of row (= band) = 83-88-95-105-116-125 sts. Work Quarter domino square. Cut the yarn and pull it through the last st on the Domino square. Slip the 8 band sts on a stitch holder.

SQUARE 7:
Pick up 85-90-97-107-118-127 sts along the other bottom edge on square 1, pick up 1 new st in each of the 8 sts from band = 93-98-105-115-126-135 sts. Work Quarter domino square. Bind off the last 9 sts.

SQUARE 8:
Pick up 1 st in each of the 8 sts in band, pick up 85-90-97-107-118-127 sts along the other bottom edge on square 2 = 93-98-105-115-126-135 sts. Work Quarter domino square. Bind off the last 9 sts.

SQUARE 9:
Cast on 53-58-62-69-76-83 new sts on needle. Work in garter st over these sts for 10 cm / 4’’, finish with 1 row from RS (= sleeve). Pick up 1 st from the top of square 2, 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from square 6, slip the 8 band sts back on needle = 115-125-133-147-161-175 sts. The first 8 sts (seen from WS) are band and are worked K on every row, work DOMINO SQUARE 2 over the last 107-117-125-139-153-167 sts. Continue with dec in DOMINO SQUARE 2, AT THE SAME TIME when 25-35-43-57-71-85 rows have been worked, dec 1 st inside 8 sts band towards mid front, K 2 tog from RS. Repeat dec mid front every 4th row 14 times in total, i.e. until band meets dec in Domino square. Bind off all sts in Domino square on a row from RS, continue in garter st over the 8 band sts for 12 cm / 4¾’’. Bind off.

SQUARE 10:
Cast on 53-58-62-69-76-83 new sts on needle. Work in garter st over these sts for 10 cm / 4’’, finish with 1 row from WS (= sleeve). Slip sts on a stitch holder.
Slip the 8 band sts back on needle, pick up 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from square 5, pick up 1 st from the top of square 1 and work the 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from stitch holder back on needle = 115-125-133-147-161-175 sts. Continue to work over all sts (1st row = WS). Work Domino square 2 over the first 107-117-125-139-153-167 sts (seen from WS), the last 8 sts are band and are worked K on every row. Continue with dec in Domino square 2, AT THE SAME TIME when 25-35-43-57-71-85 rows have been worked, dec 1 st inside 8 sts band towards mid front, dec by K 2 tog from RS. Repeat dec mid front every 4th row 14 times in total, i.e. until band meets dec in Domino square. Bind off all sts in Domino square on a row from WS, continue in garter st over the 8 band sts for 12 cm / 4¾’’. Bind off.

SQUARE 11:
Cast on 53-58-62-69-76-83 new sts on needle. Work in garter st over these sts for 10 cm / 4’’, finish with 1 row from RS (= sleeve). Pick up 1 st from the top of square 1, 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from first half of square 3 = 107-117-125-139-153-167 sts. Work Domino square 2.

SQUARE 12:
Cast on 53-58-62-69-76-83 new sts on needle. Work in garter st over these sts for 10 cm / 4’’, finish with 1 row from WS (= sleeve). Slip sts on a stitch holder.
Pick up 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from last half of square 3, pick up 1 st from the top of square 2 and work the 53-58-62-69-76-83 sts from stitch holder back on needle = 107-117-125-139-153-167 sts. Continue to work over all sts (1st row = WS). Work Domino square 2.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew tog square 11 and 12 mid back. Sew sleeve/shoulder sleeves in to neck – neck on back piece should be approx. 12 cm / 4¾’’ wide, adjust according to front piece – so that shoulder seams on front and back piece fit. Sew the seams under the sleeve. Sew the band tog mid back and sew it to the neckline. Sew the buttons on to left front piece.


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