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Milkshake Jacket by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS jacket in garter st in "Alpaca", "Kid-Silk" and "Glitter". Size: S - XXXL.

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DROPS 148-35

DROPS design: Pattern no z-636
Yarn group A + A
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 100-108-118-126-138-150 cm /
39½"-42½"-46½"-49½"-54 1/4"-59"
Full length: 70-72-74-76-78-80 cm /
27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''-31½

Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
300-350-350-400-400-450 g color no 3112, dusty pink
And use: DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
125-150-175-200-200-225 g color no 03, light pink
And use: DROPS GLITTER from Garnstudio
2-2-2-2-2-3 spools color no 01, gold

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 7 mm - or size needed to get 14 sts x 17 rows in stockinette st or 14 sts x 26 rows in garter st with one strand Alpaca, 1 strand Kid-Silk and 1 strand Glitter = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS MOTHER-OF-PEARL BUTTONS w/HOLES, NO 522: 6 pieces

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    4.85 USD
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  • DROPS KID-SILK UNI COLOUR (25g)
    6.80 USD
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  • DROPS KID-SILK LONG PRINT (25g)
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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - 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.
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.

BUTTONHOLE:
Dec for buttonholes on right band from RS. 1 buttonhole = K tog third and fourth st from mid front and make 1 YO.
Dec for buttonholes when piece measures:
SIZE S: 30, 36, 42, 48, 54 and 60 cm /
11¾", 14¼",16½",19",21¼" and 23 5/8".
SIZE M: 32, 38, 44, 50, 56 and 62 cm /
12½",15",17¼",19¾",22" and 24 3/8".
SIZE L: 34, 40, 46, 52, 58 and 64 cm /
13 3/8",15¾",18",20½",22¾" and 25¼".
SIZE XL: 36, 42, 48, 54, 60 and 66 cm /
14¼",16½",19",21¼",23 5/8" and 26".
SIZE XXL: 38, 44, 50, 56, 62 and 68 cm /
15",17¼",19¾",22",24 3/8" and 26¾"
SIZE XXXL: 40, 46, 52, 58, 64 and 70 cm /
15¾",18",20½",22¾",25¼" and 27½".
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JACKET:
The entire body is worked in garter st, sleeves are worked in stockinette st with 6 ridges in garter st at the bottom.

BACK PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle to make room for all the sts. Cast on 72-78-84-90-98-108 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) on circular needle size 7 mm / US 10.75 with 1 strand Alpaca, 1 strand Kid-Silk and 1 strand Glitter.
Work in GARTER ST - see explanation above.
When piece measures 53-54-55-56-57-58 cm / 21''-21¼''-21 5/8''-22''-22½''-22¾'', bind off 1 edge st in each side = 70-76-82-88-96-106 sts.
When piece measures 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm / 26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾'', bind off the middle 20-22-24-26-26-28 sts for neck and finish each shoulder separately.
Then bind off 1 st on next row from neck = 24-26-28-30-34-38 sts remain on the shoulder.
Loosely bind off all sts when piece measures 70-72-74-76-78-80 cm / 27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''-31½".

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 41-44-47-50-54-59 sts (includes 1 edge st in the side) on circular needle size 7 mm / US 10.75 with 1 strand Alpaca, 1 strand Kid-Silk and 1 strand Glitter.
Work in GARTER ST - see explanation above. When piece measures 30-32-34-36-38-40 cm / 11¾''-12½''-13 3/8''-14¼''-15''-15¾, beg dec for BUTTONHOLES - see explanation above.
When piece measures 53-54-55-56-57-58 cm / 21''-21¼''-21 5/8''-22''-22½''-22¾'', bind off 1 edge st in the side = 40-43-46-49-53-58 sts.
When piece measures 62-64-66-68-70-72 cm / 24 3/8''-25¼''-26''-26¾''-27½''-28 3/8'', slip 9-10-11-12-12-13 sts towards mid front on a stitch holder, then bind off at beg of every row from neck as follows: 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 3 times = 24-26-28-30-34-38 sts remain on shoulder.
Loosely bind off all sts when piece measures 70-72-74-76-78-80 cm / 27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''-31½".

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Work as right front piece but reversed, do not dec for buttonholes.

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle.
Cast on 38-40-42-44-46-48 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) on circular needle size 7 mm / US 10.75 with 1 strand Alpaca, 1 strand Kid-Silk and 1 strand Glitter.
Work 6 ridges in garter st, continue in stockinette st with 1 edge st in each side in garter st.
When piece measures 8 cm / 3 1/8'', inc 1 st in each side.
Repeat inc every 7-6-6-5-4½-3½ cm / 2 3/4"-2 3/8"-2 3/8"-2"-1 3/4"-1 1/4" 5-6-6-7-7-8 more times (= 6-7-7-8-8-9 inc in total) = 50-54-56-60-62-66 sts.
When piece measures 49-48-47-46-44-41 cm / 19 1/4"-19"-18½"-18"-17 1/4"-16 1/8" (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of wider shoulders), bind off all sts.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the shoulder seams. Sew in sleeves. Sew underarm seams and side seams in one inside 1 edge st. Sew the buttons on to left front piece.


NECK EDGE:
Pick up 56 to 74 sts (includes sts on stitch holder) with 1 strand Alpaca + 1 strand Kid-Silk + 2 strands Glitter on circular needle size 7 mm / US 10.75.
Work 2 ridges back and forth, bind off.

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