Not sure of how to get started with this pattern? Under the "Videos" tab at the top of the page you will find a list of how-to videos that can help to get you started - all our patterns have them!
And that's not all - our "Tips & Help" section is filled with lots of resources to get you started with any of our patterns - or with your own designs!
Browse our Video Library to find hundreds of how-to videos and have a closer look of our yarns; or visit our Lessons section for step by step tutorials! "Tips & Help" is also full of pattern inspiration, DROPS fans creations, and so much more! Just take a look here!
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.
Ch 5 on hook size 2.5 mm/ C with Cotton Viscose and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 1, 7 sc in ch-ring. Finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc on round.
ROUND 2: ch 1, 2 sc in every sc the entire round. Finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc on round = 14 sc.
ROUND 3: ch 5, 1 dtr in first sc from previous round, *ch 6, skip 1 sc and crochet 1 dtr in next sc*. Repeat from *-* a total of 6 times. Finish with ch 6 and 1 sl st in 5th ch in beg of round (= 7 large ch-spaces).
ROUND 4: ch 1, 1 sc in first dtr, * 7 sc in next ch-space, and 1 sc in next dtr *, repeat from * -* a total of 6 times and finish with 7 sc in last ch-space and 1 sl st in first sc in beg of round = 56 sc.
ROUND 5: ch 1, 1 sc in each of next 4 sc, * ch 5, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in each of next 7 sc *, repeat from *-* a total of 6 times. Finish with ch 5, skip 1 sc, 3 sc, 1 sl st in 1st sc on round (= 7 large ch-spaces with 7 small ch-spaces at the top). Turn piece.
ROUND 6: ch 1, * ch 3, in the small ch-space work: 1 sc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 sc, ch 5, 1 sc, ch 1, 1 dc, ch 1, 1 sc. Then ch 3, 1 sc in st over next dtr from last round*, repeat from *-* a total of 7 times but the last time replace the 5 ch in the small ch space with 30 ch = strap, finish with 1 sl st in 1st ch on round.
Do you need some help?
For further pattern help, please contact the store where you bought the yarn. Having bought DROPS yarn, you are guaranteed to receive qualified help from a store specializing in the DROPS patterns.
All patterns are carefully reviewed, but we must make reservation for possible mistakes. All patterns are translated from Norwegian and you can always check the original pattern for measurements and calculations.
Go to original pattern for design DROPS Extra 0-867. If you think you have found an error in the pattern, please post your remark or question in our Comments section.