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Knitted DROPS shoulder piece in ”Alpaca Bouclé” and “Lace”. Size: S - XXXL.

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DROPS 147-36

DROPS design: Pattern no ab-036
Yarn group C and A
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Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL/XXXL
Full length: 33-33-39 cm / 13"-13"-15 1/4"

Materials:
DROPS LACE from Garnstudio
100-100-100 g color no 0100, off white
And use:
DROPS ALPACA BOUCLÉ from Garnstudio
100-100-100 g color no 2020, light beige

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 or 80 cm / 24'' or 32'') SIZE 6 mm /US 10 - or size needed to get 15 sts x 21 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 6 mm / J/10 - for crochet tie.

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STRIPES:
* 4 rounds Alpaca Bouclé, 4 rounds Lace, 2 rounds Alpaca Bouclé, 4 rounds Lace *, repeat from *-*.

DECREASE TIP:
Dec 1 st by slipping 1st st, K 1 and psso.
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SHOULDER PIECE:
Worked in the round on circular needle in stockinette st. Cast on 204-222-240 sts with Alpaca Bouclé on circular needle size 6 mm / US 10. Work STRIPES in stockinette st - see explanation above, until piece measures 5-5-7 cm / 2"-2"-2 3/4'' (this should be after a 3rd round with Lace).
Then dec 38-44-50 sts - READ DECREASE TIP - evenly on last round Lace = 166-178-190 sts remain on needle. Then work stripes in stockinette st until piece measures 26-26-30 cm / 10 1/4"-10 1/4"-11 3/4" (this should be after a 3rd round with Lace). Then dec 38-44-50 sts evenly on last round Lace = 128-134-140 sts remain on needle.
Then work stripes in stockinette st again until piece measures 33-33-39 cm / 13"-13"-15 1/4" (make sure that last stripe is with Alpaca Bouclé).
Bind off with Alpaca Bouclé.

CROCHET TIE:
Work a chain tie with 2 strands Alpaca Bouclé on hook size 6 mm / J/10, approx. 2 meters/ 2.1 yds. Fasten off.
Wrap it a couple of rounds around the shoulder piece, then tighten it tog and tie a bow.

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