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Winter Dream by DROPS Design

Short DROPS poncho in 2 threads ”Kid-Silk” with rib and cables. Size S-XXXL.

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DROPS 115-11

DROPS design: Pattern no KS-031.

Size: S/M - L/XL – XXL-XXXL
Width at bottom: approx 150-170-190 cm / 59”-66¾”-74¾”
Length mid front: approx 52-59-67 cm / 20½”-23¼”-26 3/8”

Materials: DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
100-125-150 g color no 09, pearl gray.

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLES size 6 mm / US 10 (80 cm / 32’’) – or size needed to get 15 sts x 19 rows in stockinette st with 2 threads Kid-Silk = 10 x 10 cm / 4’’ x 4’’.

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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in inches. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British 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.

PATTERN:
See diagram M.1, M.2 and M.3 – pattern in diagrams is seen from RS – there are 17 rows between each cable in M.1 and M.3.
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PONCHO:
Worked back and forth on circular needle, from top down and sewn tog mid back afterwards.
LOOSELY cast on 86-86-86 sts on circular needle size 6 mm / US 10 with 2 threads Kid-Silk. Continue as follows (first row = RS): 2 GARTER STS – see above, M.1 (= 16 sts), P1, K2, P2, K2, P1, M.1, 2 garter sts, M.3 (= 16 sts), P1, K2, P2, K2, P1, M.3 and 2 garter sts. Continue like this for 6 cm / 2 3/8’’. Now continue as follows (from RS): 2 garter sts, M.1, M.2, M.1, 2 garter sts, M.3, M.2, M.3 and 2 garter sts. Continue like this - when M.2 is completed continue to inc in the same way until there are a total of 254-286-318 sts on needle – piece measures approx 50-59-67 cm / 19¾”-23¼”-26 3/8”. Bind off LOOSELY with K over K and P over P – make sure there is at least 12 rows after a cable (you may have to work extra rows without inc to get this).

ASSEMBLY:
Sew poncho tog mid back, edge to edge.

Diagram

K from RS, P from WS
P from RS, K from WS
slip 8 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P1, K2, P2, K2 and P1 from needle, then P1, K2, P2, K2 and P1 from cable needle
slip 8 sts on cable needle behind piece, P1, K2, P2, K2 and P1 from needle, then P1, K2, P2, K2 and P1 from cable needle
1 YO between 2 sts, on next row work YO into back of loop (K or P acc to pattern).

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