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Rudolph by DROPS Design

DROPS jumper with raglan and reindeer pattern on yoke in ”Eskimo”.

DROPS design: Pattern no EE-324
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Size: XS/S - M/L - XL/XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 84-100-116-132 cm / 33"-39½"-45¾"-52"
Full length: 68-72-76-78 cm / 26¾"-28½"-30"-30¾"

Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
700-800-950-1150 g color no 46, medium gray
150-200-250-250 g color no 01, off-white
50-50-50-100 g color no 08, red

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES and CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') size 9 mm /US 13 - or size needed to get 10 sts x 14 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES and CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') size 8 mm / US 11 – for rib.

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pattern type: jumpers, shape: high collar, round yoke, theme: christmas, nordic,

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PATTERN: See diagram M.1 and M.2. Diagram shows the pattern from RS.

DECREASING TIP:
Dec as follows before marker: Beg 2 sts before marker. Slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso.
Dec as follows after marker: K2 tog.

INCREASING TIP: Inc by making 1 YO. On next row work YO into back of loop to avoid a hole.
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BODY PIECE:
Worked in the round. Cast on 96-112-132-148 sts on circular needle size 8 mm / US 11 with medium gray. K 1 round and continue in rib K2/P2 until rib measures approx 6 cm / 2½''. Now K 1 round, AT THE SAME TIME dec 8 sts evenly = 88-104-124-140 sts. Insert a marker at beg of round and 1 marker after 44-52-62-70 sts (= the sides). Change to circular needle size 9 mm / US 13. Continue in stockinette st. When piece measures approx 10 cm / 4'' dec 2 sts each side (i.e. 1 st each side of marker) - See DECREASING TIP! Repeat the dec on every 7-8-13-13 cm / 2 3/4"-3 1/8"5 1/8"-5 1/8" a total of 4-4-3-3 times = 72-88-112-128 sts. Continue until piece measures 40-42-44-45 cm / 15 3/4"-16½"-17 1/4"-17 3/4". Now inc 2 sts each side (i.e. 1 st each side of marker) - See INCREASING TIP!
SIZE XS/S and M/L: repeat the inc on every 2 cm / 3/4'' a total of 3-3 times = 84-100-116-132 sts.
When piece measures 44-46-48-49 cm / 17 1/4"-18"-19"-19 1/4" (all inc are now complete) work M.1 on all sts (= 10.5-12.5-14.5-16.5 repeats). After M.1 work 1 round with medium gray on all sts and work next round with medium gray as follows: bind off 3 sts, work 36-44-52-60 sts, bind off 6 sts, work 36-44-52-60 sts and bind off the last 3 sts on round. Cut the thread and put piece aside.

SLEEVE:
Worked in the round. Cast on 32-32-36-36 sts on double pointed needles size 8 mm / US 11 with medium gray. K 1 round and continue in rib K2/P2 until rib measures approx 8 cm / 3 1/8''. Now K 1 round, AT THE SAME TIME dec 6-4-8-6 sts evenly = 26-28-28-30 sts. Insert a marker at beg of round (= mid under sleeve). Change to double pointed needles size 9 mm / US 13 and continue in stockinette st. When piece measures 10 cm / 4'' inc 2 sts under sleeve (i.e. 1 st each side of marker) and repeat the inc on every 14-9-5.5-4.5 cm / 5½"-3½"-2 1/4"-1 3/4" a total of 3-4-6-7 times = 32-36-40-44 sts. When piece measures 40-40-39-39 cm / 15 3/4"-15 3/4"-15 1/4"-15 1/4" (all inc are now complete) work M.1 on all sts (= 4-4.5-5-5.5 repeats). After M.1 work 1 round with medium gray on all sts and work next round with medium gray as follows: bind off 3 sts, work 26-30-34-38 sts, bind off 3 sts. Cut the thread. Put piece aside and knit the other sleeve.

YOKE:
Slip sleeves on the same circular needle as body piece where bind off for armhole = 124-148-172-196 sts. Beg mid back on back piece (= after 18-22-26-30 sts). Work 1 round with medium gray on all sts, AT THE SAME TIME dec 4 sts evenly = 120-144-168-192 sts. Work 0-1-1-2 rounds with medium gray on all sts and then continue in M.2 on all sts (= 10-12-14-16 repeats). After M.2 there are 60-72-84-96 sts on needle. Now work 1 round with medium gray on all sts, AT THE SAME TIME dec 12-16-28-32 sts evenly = 48-56-56-64 sts. Continue with shortened rows mid back as follows, back and forth on needle (row 1 = RS): work 6 sts, turn and work 12 sts. Turn and work 18 sts, turn and work 24 sts. Turn and work 30 sts, turn and work 36 sts. Turn and work 1 row on all sts to mid back. Change to circular needle size 8 mm / US 11. Continue in the round in rib K2/P2 until rib measures approx 10 cm / 4''. Bind off with K over K and P over P.

BOBBLES:
Work 10-12-14-16 bobbles on needle size 8 mm / US 11 with red as follows: Cast on 1 st. Work K1, 1 YO, K1, 1 YO, K1 in the same st (= 5 sts), turn piece. Work 4 rows stockinette st back and forth on these 5 sts. Then pass 2nd st over first st, 3rd st over first st, 4th st over first st and 5th st over first st (= 1 st left). Pull thread through the last st, leave approx 15 cm / 6'' and use this when sewing on the bobble.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew openings under sleeves. Sew on bobbles.

Diagram

= off-white
= medium gray
= red
= K2 tog


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