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DROPS Extra 0-880 by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS socks with pattern in "Karisma".

DROPS Extra 0-880

DROPS design: Pattern no u-691
Yarn group B
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Size: 35/37 - 38/40 - 41/43 - 44/46
Foot length: 22 - 24 - 27 - 30 cm / 8¾”-9½”-10½”-11 3/4"
Leg length: 23 - 24 - 25 - 26 cm / 9"-9½"-9 3/4"-10 1/4"

Materials:
DROPS KARISMA from Garnstudio
100-100-100-100 g color no 43, ice blue
50-100-100-100 g color no 01, off white
50-50-50-50 g color no 11, orange
50-50-50-50 g, color no 48, wine red
50-50-50-50 g color no 65, denim blue

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 3.5 mm / US 4 - or size needed to get 22 sts x 30 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 2.5 mm / US 1.5 – for rib

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PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 and A.2. Work entire pattern in stockinette st.

HEEL DECREASE:
ROW 1 (= RS): Work until 7-7-8-8 sts remain, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, turn piece.
ROW 2 (= WS): Work until 7-7-8-8 sts remain, slip 1 st as if to P, P 1, psso, turn piece.
ROW 3 (= RS): Work until 6-6-7-7 sts remain, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso, turn piece.
ROW 4 (= WS): Work until 6-6-7-7 sts remain, slip 1 st as if to P, P 1, psso, turn piece.
Continue dec like this with 1 st less before every dec until there are 12-14-14-14 sts on needle.
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SOCK:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles.
Cast on 64-64-68-68 sts on double pointed needles size 2.5 mm / US 1.5 with off white.
Work rib = K 2/P 2 for 2.5 cm / 1''.
Switch to double pointed needles size 3.5 mm / US 4, K 1 round while AT THE SAME TIME dec 4-4-8-8 sts evenly = 60 sts.
Work pattern according to diagram A.1.
After A.1, K 1 round with off white while AT THE SAME TIME dec 4 sts evenly = 56 sts. Then work pattern according to diagram A.2.
AT THE SAME TIME on 1st round marked with arrow in diagram, dec 4-4-0-0 sts evenly = 52-52-56-56 sts.
On next round marked with arrow in diagram, dec 4 sts evenly in smallest size (do not dec more sts in the other sizes) = 48-52-56-56 sts.
When A.2 has been worked, piece measures approx. 23 cm / 9'' vertically. Work with ice blue until finished measurements. Continue to work until piece measures 23-24-25-26 cm / 9"-9½"-9 3/4"-10 1/4".
On next round, keep the first 12-13-14-14 sts on needle for heel, slip the next 24-26-28-28 sts on a stitch holder (= mid on top of foot) and keep the last 12-13-14-14 sts on needle for heel. Continue in stockinette st back and forth over the 24-26-28-28 heel sts for 5-5½-6-6½ cm / 2"-2 1/4"-2 3/8"-2 5/8".
Insert a marker in middle of piece.
Then work HEEL DECREASE - see explanation above.
After heel dec, pick up 11-12-13-14 sts along each side of heel and knit the 24-26-28-28 sts from stitch holder back on needle = 58-64-68-70 sts.
Insert a marker on each side of the 24-26-28-28 sts on top of foot. Continue in stockinette st in the round while AT THE SAME TIME dec in each side as follows: K the last 2 sts BEFORE the first marker on top of foot twisted tog and K the first 2 sts AFTER last marker on top of foot tog.
Repeat dec every other round 6-7-7-6 more times = 44-48-52-56 sts. Continue to work until piece measures 18-20-22-25 cm / 7"-8"-8 3/4"-9 3/4" from marker on heel (approx. 4-4-5-5 cm / 1½"-1½"-2"-2" remain until finished measurements).
Insert a marker in each side so that there are 22-24-26-28 sts both on top of foot and under foot.
Continue working stockinette st while AT THE SAME TIME dec for toes on each side of both markers as follows: BEFORE marker: K 2 tog. AFTER marker: K 2 twisted tog. Repeat dec every other round 3-3-4-4 more times and then every round a total of 5-6-6-7 times = 8 sts remain on needle.
Cut the thread and pull it through the remaining sts, tighten tog and fasten.

Diagram

off white
ice blue
orange
denim blue
wine red

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