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Sweet Harlequin by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS jumper with lace pattern and round yoke in ”BabyAlpaca Silk”. Size: S - XXXL.

DROPS 145-17

DROPS design: Pattern no bs-042
Yarn group A
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 80-88-96-108-118-130 cm /
31½"-34½"-37 3/4"-42½"-46½"-51½"
Full length: 56-58-60-62-64-66 cm /
22''-22¾''-23 5/8''-24 3/8''-25¼''-26''

Materials: DROPS BABYALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
350-350-400-450-450-500 g color no 7402, light sea green

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') SIZE 3 mm / US 2.5 - or size needed to get 24 sts x 32 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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GARTER ST (in the round on circular needle):
* K 1 round and P 1 round *, repeat from *-*. 1 ridge = 2 rounds.

PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 to A.5. Diagrams show the pattern seen from RS.
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BODY:
Worked in the round on circular needle. Cast on 190-212-232-256-284-314 sts on circular needle size 3 mm / US 2.5 with BabyAlpaca Silk.
Insert 2 markers in piece, one marker after 95-106-116-128-142-157 sts and one marker after last st on round (= mid of each side).
Work 4 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above. Continue in stockinette st. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
When piece measures 7 cm / 2¾'', dec 1 st on each side of both markers (i.e. work 2 sts tog).
Repeat dec every 3 cm / 1 1/8'' 3 more times (4 dec in total) = 174-196-216-240-268-298 sts. Continue in stockinette st.
When piece measures 22 cm / 8 3/4'', inc 1 st on each side of both markers by K 2 sts in the st before and after the marker.
Repeat inc every 3½-4-4-4½-4½-5 cm / 1 1/4"-1½"-1½"-1 3/4"-1 3/4"-5" 3 more times (4 inc in total) = 190-212-232-256-284-314 sts.
When piece measures 36-38-37-39-39-41 cm / 14 1/4"-15"-14½"-15 1/4"-15 1/4"-16 1/8", bind off the middle 8 sts each side for armholes (i.e. bind off 4 sts each side of markers) = 174-196-216-240-268-298 sts remain on needle.
Put piece aside and knit the sleeves.

SLEEVE:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles. Cast on 55-56-60-62-64-69 sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2.5 with BabyAlpaca Silk.
Work 4 ridges in GARTER ST. Insert 1 marker at beg of round (= mid under sleeve). Continue in stockinette st.
When piece measures 8-8-6-6-8-8 cm / 3"-3"-2½"-2½"-3"-3'', inc 1 st on each side of marker by working 2 sts in the st before and after the marker.
Repeat inc every 2½-2½-2-2-1½-1½ cm / 7/8"-7/8"-3/4"-3/4"-½"-½" 13-13-18-17-21-20 more times (14-14-19-18-22-21 inc in total) = 83-84-98-98-108-111 sts.
When piece measures 46-46-44-44-43-43 cm / 18"-18"-17 1/4"-17 1/4"-17"-17", bind off 8 sts mid under sleeve (i.e. bind off 4 sts each side of marker) = 75-76-90-90-100-103 sts remain on needle.
Put piece aside and knit another sleeve.

YOKE:
K 1 round on body while AT THE SAME TIME working the sleeves on to needle = 324-348-396-420-468-504 sts. Then work A.1 over all sts (27-29-33-35-39-42 repetitions). When A.1 has been worked one time vertically, there are 270-290-330-350-390-420 sts on round.
Continue with A.2 over all sts (27-29-33-35-39-42 repetitions). When A.2 has been worked one time vertically, there are 216-232-264-280-312-336 sts on round.
Continue with A.3 over all sts (27-29-33-35-39-42 repetitions). When A.3 has been worked one time vertically, there are 162-174-198-210-234-252 sts on round.
Then work A.4 over all sts (27-29-33-35-39-42 repetitions). Work A.4 a total of 1-1-2-2-3-3 times vertically, then work A.5 over all sts.
When A.5 has been worked one time vertically, there are 108-116-132-140-156-168 sts on round. K 1 round from RS while AT THE SAME TIME dec 4-8-20-24-36-44 sts evenly = 104-108-112-116-120-124 sts.
Now work an elevation in the back of neck. K all rows.
Work as follows from mid front: Work 62-64-66-68-70-72 sts, turn and work 20 sts back. Turn and work 30 sts. Turn and work 40 sts. Turn and work 50 sts. Turn and work 60 sts. Turn and work 70 sts. Turn and work 80 sts. Turn and work over all sts on round until mid front.
Then work 3 ridges in garter st over all sts.
Bind off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves.

Diagram

K from RS
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
1 YO between 2 sts
slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
this st has been dec

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