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Knitted DROPS dress with round yoke and lace pattern in ”Muskat” or "Belle". Size: S - XXXL.

DROPS 138-4

DROPS design: Pattern no R-605
Yarn group B
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 84-90-100-108-118-132 cm / 33"-35½"-39½"-45½"-46½"-52"
Full length: 80-82-84-86-88-90 cm / 31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8''-35½''

Materials: DROPS MUSKAT from Garnstudio
450-500-550-600-650-750 g color no 77, khaki

Or use:
Materials: DROPS BELLE from Garnstudio
400-450-500-500-550-650 g colour no 10, moss green

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 4 mm /US 6 - or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') SIZE 3 mm /US 2or3 – for sleeve and neck edge.

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PATTERN:
See diagrams M.1, M.2 and M.3 (for your size) – the diagrams show 1 repetition of pattern.

DECREASE TIP:
Dec as follows at every marker: Work until 2 sts remain before marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, marker, K 2 tog.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc as follows at every marker: Work until 1 st remains before marker, make 1 YO, work 2 sts and make 1 more YO. On next round K YOs twisted to avoid holes (i.e. work in back loop of st instead of front).
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DRESS:
Worked in the round on circular needle. Rounds start mid back.
LOOSELY cast on 288-306-324-342-360-396 sts on circular needle size 4 mm / US 6 with Muskat or "Belle". P 1 round, K 1 round, P 1 round and K 1 round.
Continue with diagram M.1. After diagram M.1, there are 256-272-288-304-320-352 sts on needle.
Continue with diagram M.2 (= 16-17-18-19-20-22 repetitions on the round).
When diagram M.2 has been worked, 224-238-252-266-280-308 sts remain on needle and piece measures approx. 12 cm / 4¾''.
Continue in stockinette st – AT THE SAME TIME (on 1st round) insert 4 markers in the piece as follows: Work 28-30-31-33-35-38 sts, insert a marker, work 56-60-64-68-70-78 sts, insert a marker, work 56-59-62-65-70-76 sts (= mid front), insert a marker, work 56-60-64-68-70-78 sts, insert a marker, work the rest of round (= 28-29-31-32-35-38 sts) REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
When piece measures 18 cm / 7'', dec 1 st on each side of the 4 markers - READ DECREASE TIP!
Repeat dec on every 10th-10th-12th-12th-14th-14th round a total of 9-9-8-8-7-7 times = 152-166-188-202-224-252 sts.
When piece measures 53-54-55-56-57-58 cm / 21''-21¼''-21 5/8''-22''-22½''-22¾'', inc 1 st on each side of all markers – see INCREASE TIP.
Repeat inc on every 10th round a total of 3 times = 176-190-212-226-248-276 sts.
When piece measures 66-68-69-70-72-73 cm / 26"-26 3/4"-27 1/4"-27½"-28 3/8"-28 3/4", work next round as follows: Work 40-44-49-52-57-64 sts (= half the back piece), bind off 8-8-8-10-10-10 sts for armhole, work 80-87-98-103-114-128 sts (= front piece), bind off 8-8-8-10-10-10 sts for armhole and work 40-43-49-51-57-64 sts (= half the back piece).
Put piece aside and work the sleeve edges.

SLEEVE EDGE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle.
Cast on 62-65-65-72-72-76 sts on circular needle size 3 mm / US 2or3 with Muskat or "Belle". K 3 rows back and forth (1st row = WS).
Work next row as follows: bind off the first 4-4-4-5-5-5 sts, K the next 54-57-57-62-62-66 sts while AT THE SAME TIME inc 6-6-5-5-4-4 sts evenly (inc by working 2 sts in 1 st), bind off the last 4-4-4-5-5-5 sts, cut the thread = 60-63-62-67-66-70 sts.
Put piece aside and knit another sleeve edge.

YOKE:
Slip sleeve edges on to same circular needle as body where armholes were bind off = 280-300-320-340-360-396 sts. Every round still starts mid back.
Continue to work and dec according to diagram M.3 over all sts – beg at the arrow for your size. When diagram M.3 has been worked, there are 112-120-128-136-144-144 sts on needle.
Switch to circular needle size 3 mm / US 2or3. P 1 round, K 1 round and P 1 round before loosely
binding off with K.
The entire dress measures approx. 80-82-84-86-88-90 cm / 31½''-32¼''-33''-33 7/8''-34 5/8''-35½''.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew sleeve seams tog edge to edge in front loop of outermost sts. Sew the openings under the sleeves.

Diagram

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


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