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William by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS jumper with raglan in “Lima.”

DROPS design: Pattern no LI-002-by
Yarn group B
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Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 - 3/4) years
Size in cm: 56/62 - 68/74 - 80/86 (92 - 98/104)

Materials: DROPS LIMA from Garnstudio
Colour no 5610, brown
200-200-200 (250-250) g
Colour no 5310, light brown
50-50-50 (50-50) g

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE AND DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 4.5 mm - or size needed to get 20 sts x 26 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE AND DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 3.5 mm (for edges).

DROPS WOODEN BUTTONS LIGHT, NO 503: 3 pieces

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age/size: 1-3m (56/62cm), 12-18m (80/86cm), 2yrs (92 cm), 3-4yrs (98/104cm), 6-9m (68/74cm), pattern type: jumpers, pattern/technique: stripes, shape: raglan,
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RIB: * K 1, P 1 *, repeat from *-*.

STRIPES:
2 rounds light brown, 3 rounds brown, 3 rounds light brown, 2 rounds brown, 1 round light brown, 3 rounds brown, 4 rounds light brown, 1 round brown, 2 rounds light brown.

DECREASE TIP FOR RAGLAN WITHOUT BUTTON BAND:
K 2 tog. * Work until 3 sts remain before next marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, K 2, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* at the next 2 markers, work until 4 sts remain on needle, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, K 2.

DECREASE TIP FOR RAGLAN WITH BUTTON BAND:
DEC AS FOLLOWS FROM RS: Work 4 band sts in garter st, K 2 tog. * Work until 3 sts remain before next marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, K 2, K 2 tog *, repeat from *-* at the next 2 markers, work until 6 sts remain on needle, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, work 4 band sts in garter st.
DEC AS FOLLOWS FROM WS: Work 4 band sts in garter st, P 2 tog, * Work until 3 sts remain before next marker, P 2 twisted tog (i.e. work in back loop of st instead of front), P 2, P 2 tog *, repeat from *-* at the next 2 markers, work until 6 sts remain on needle, P 2 twisted tog, work 4 band sts in garter st. NOTE: Make sure that the sts lay in the correct direction from RS.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.

BUTTON HOLES: Cast off for button holes on the raglan band which is on the sleeve part – assess if this is needed in the larger sizes. Make holes as follows: K 1, K 2 tog, 1 YO, K 1. Cast off for button holes when band measures:
Size 1/3 months: 2, 5 and 8 cm
Size 6/9 months: 3, 6 and 9 cm
Size 12/18 months: 3, 7 and 10 cm
Size 2 years: 3, 7 and 11 cm
Size 3/4 years: 4, 8 and 12 cm
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JUMPER:
Worked in the round on circular needle from bottom up.

BODY:
Cast on 102-114-126 (138-150) sts on circular needle size 3.5 mm with brown Lima. Work 1 round in stocking st, then continue with RIB for 3 cm - see explanation above. Switch to circular needle size 4.5 mm and work 1 round in stocking st. Work next round as follows: Insert a marker in the 1st st (= beg of round), work 50-56-62 (68-74) sts in stocking st, insert a marker (= mid in the side) in next st, work 50-56-62 (68-74) sts in stocking st.
When piece measures 14-15-18 (21-23) cm, work STRIPES - see explanation above. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 16-17-20 (23-25) cm, cast off 5 sts in each side for armholes (= st with marker + 2 sts on each side of this) = 92-104-116 (128-140) sts. Put piece aside and knit the sleeves.

SLEEVE:
Cast on 30-30-36 (36-36) sts on double pointed needles size 3.5 mm with brown Lima. Work 1 round in stocking st, continue with rib for 3 cm. Switch to double pointed needles size 4.5 mm, continue in stocking st. Insert a marker in the 1st st on round, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 6 cm, inc 2 sts mid under sleeve on each side of marker every 3-2-3 (2.5-2.5) cm a total of 4-6-5 (7-9) times = 38-42-46 (50-54) sts. When piece measures 15-17-18 (23-27) cm work STRIPES. When piece measures 17-19-20 (25-29) cm (adjust so that same no stripes has been worked as on body), cast off 5 sts mid under sleeve = 33-37-41 (45-49) sts. Put piece aside and knit another sleeve.

YOKE:
Slip sleeves on to same circular needle as body where armholes were cast off = 158-178-198 (218-238) sts. Insert a marker in every transition between body and sleeves.
Then continue the piece with or without button holes – see explanation below.

YOKE WITH BUTTONS:
Then the piece is worked back and forth from right "raglan seam" at the front. Cast on 4 extra sts on the front piece part (= button band) = 162-182-202 (222-242) sts. Read all of the following section before continuing! Continue in stocking st and with stripes as well as 4 sts in GARTER ST at beg and end of row (for button band). At the same time dec for raglan – see DECREASE TIP – dec on every other row: 11-11-12 (12-13) times and then on every row: 1-3-4 (6-7) times. NOTE: Also cast off for BUTTON HOLES - see explanation above. At the same time when piece measures 23-25-29 (32-35) cm, slip the middle 13-13-13 (15-15) sts on a stitch holder for neck. Continue to cast off towards the neck on every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 2-2-2 (3-3) times. After all dec for raglan and cast offs for neck, 45-49-53 (53-57) sts remain on needle.

YOKE WITHOUT BUTTONS:
Then work in the round. Continue in stocking st and with stripes. At the same time dec for raglan – see DECREASE TIP – dec on every other row: 11-11-12 (12-13) times and then on every row: 1-3-4 (6-7) times. At the same time when piece measures 23-25-29 (32-35) cm, slip the middle 13-13-13 (15-15) sts on a stitch holder for neck. Continue to cast off towards the neck on every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 2-2-2 (3-3) times. After all dec for raglan and cast offs for neck, 41-45-49 (49-53) sts remain on needle.

NECK:
Work in the round for yoke without buttons and back and forth for yoke with buttons.
Pick up approx. 23 to 27 sts at the front of neck (incl sts on stitch holder, without sts on buttonband) with brown = 68 to 84 sts. Slip all sts on double pointed needles size 3.5 mm – work 1 round/row in stocking st while at the same time dec/inc sts evenly to 64-76 sts. Work rib K 1/P 1 for 4 cm, loosely cast off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves tog. If button band has been worked: Place button bands on top of each other with the button holes part at the top and fasten in the bottom edge from WS. Sew on buttons.

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