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DROPS Extra 0-898 by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS men's jumper in English rib in "Karisma". Size: S - XXXL.

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DROPS Extra 0-898

DROPS design: Pattern no u-696
Yarn group B
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 92-102-108-118-132-144 cm /
36 1/4"-40"-42½"-46½"-52"-56½"
Full length: 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm /
26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾"

Materials: DROPS KARISMA from Garnstudio
750-800-900-1000-1050-1150 g color no 69, light gray green

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') SIZE 4.5 mm / US 7 - or size needed to get 18 sts x 35 rows in English rib = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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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.
MEASURING TIP: Because of the weight of the yarn all measurements must be done when the piece is held up.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.

ENGLISH RIB (back and forth on needle):
Row 1 (from WS): 1 st in garter st, * 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, K 1 *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, 1 st in garter st.
Row 2 (= from RS): 1 st in garter st, * K tog YO and slipped st, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, K tog YO and slipped st, 1 st in garter st.
Row 3 (= from WS): 1 st in garter st, * 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, K tog YO and slipped st *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, finish with 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, 1 st in garter st.
Repeat 2nd and 3rd row upwards.

ENGLISH RIB ST:
When counting the sts, the YOs are not counted as sts.

INCREASE TIP (applies to sleeve):
Inc 1 st inside 1 edge st in each side of piece. Inc 1 st by making 1 YO, on next row work YO twisted i.e. work in back loop of st instead front. NOTE: Work the inc sts in English rib.

BIND-OFF TIP:
When binding off, work YO and slipped st K tog (= K 1).
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BACK PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle to make room for all the sts. Cast on 82-90-96-106-118-128 sts on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 with Karisma.
Work as follows – from RS: 1 edge st, * K 1, P 1 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 edge st.
Work edge st in GARTER ST until finished measurements - see explanation above. Work rib like this for 6 cm / 2 3/8'' – READ MEASURING TIP. Inc 1 st at the end of last row in rib (last row = from RS) = 83-91-97-107-119-129 sts.
Continue to work in ENGLISH RIB with 1 edge st in each side - see explanation above.
When piece measures 47-47-47-46-45-43 cm / 18½''-18½''-18½''-18''-17¾''-17'', work a false raglan – 4 sts in English rib in each side should be displaced towards the neck. In the right side (from RS) inc 2 sts before 4 sts in English rib and dec 2 sts after 4 sts in English rib. In the left side dec 2 sts before 4 sts in English rib and inc 2 sts after 4 sts in English rib.
No of sts should always be the same. Work the 2 inc sts in English rib.
Work as follows from RS:
1 edge st in garter st, 2 YOs, insert 1 marker in piece, work 4 sts in English rib as before (YOs are not counted as sts - READ ENGLISH RIB ST), insert 1 marker in piece, pass next YO over st (so that it is behind this st), slip this st to the right needle as if to K, K the next 2 sts tog, psso, continue in English rib until 7 sts in English rib + 1 edge st remain, K the next 3 sts tog, insert 1 marker in piece, work 4 sts in English rib as before, insert 1 marker in piece, 2 YOs, finish with 1 edge st in garter st.
On next row work the new YOs as follows:

At beg of row (seen from WS): 1 edge st, P in back loop of first YO, 1 YO, K in back loop of second YO, continue in English rib as before.
At end of row (seen from WS): K 1 in back loop of first YO, P 1 in back loop of second YO, 1 YO, 1 edge st in garter st.

Work 4 rows in English rib over all sts. On next row work in English rib AT THE SAME TIME inc before first marker, dec after second marker, dec before third marker and inc after fourth marker as explained above. Inc and dec on every 6th row 11-12-13-15-17-19 times in total.
Work in English rib for 2 cm / 3/4'' after last dec/inc. Now cast/bind off the middle 27-31-33-35-39-41 sts - READ CAST-OFF TIP = 28-30-32-36-40-44 sts remain on each shoulder. Finish each shoulder separately.
Work in English rib for 2 cm / 3/4'', cast/bind off. The whole piece measures approx. 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm / 26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''. Insert 1 marker in each side of back piece, 21-22-23-24-25-26 cm / 8¼''-8¾''-9''-9½''-9¾''-10¼'' down from shoulder.
Markers show where sleeve is sewn in.

FRONT PIECE:
Cast on and work as on back piece until piece measures 58-60-62-64-66-68 cm / 22¾''-23 5/8''-24 3/8''-25¼''-26''-26¾''.
Continue inc and dec on every 6th row AT THE SAME TIME cast/bind off for neck as follows: Slip the middle 17-21-23-25-29-31 sts on a stitch holder for neck and finish each shoulder separately.
Continue pattern and displacement as before AT THE SAME TIME cast/bind off for neck on every row from mid front as follows: 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 1 time = 28-30-32-36-40-44 sts remain on shoulder.
Bind off when piece measures 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm / 26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''.
Insert 1 marker in each side of piece, 21-22-23-24-25-26 cm / 8¼''-8¾''-9''-9½''-9¾''-10¼'' down from shoulder.
Markers show where sleeve is sewn in.

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle.
Loosely cast on 44-46-48-50-52-54 sts with Karisma on circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7.
Work as follows – from RS: 1 edge st, * K 1, P 1 *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 edge st.
Work edge sts in garter st until finished measurements.
Work rib for 6 cm / 2 3/8'' – READ MEASURING TIP. Inc 1 st at the end of last row in rib (last row = from RS) = 45-47-49-51-53-55 sts. Then work in English rib with 1 edge st in garter st in each side. When piece measures 8 cm / 3'', inc 1 st in each side - READ INCREASE TIP above!
Repeat inc every 3-2½-2½-2½-2-2 cm / 1 1/8"-7/8"7/8"-7/8"-3/4"-3/4" 15-16-16-17-18-18 more times (16-17-17-18-19-19 inc in total) = 77-81-83-87-91-93 sts.
When piece measures 58-57-56-55-53-51 cm / 22 3/4"-22½"-22"-21½"-21"-20" (NOTE! Shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of wider shoulders), bind off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew underarm seams inside 1 edge st. Sew in sleeves, down to markers on body. Sew side seams inside one edge st.

NECK EDGE:
Pick up approx. 84-88-92-96-100-104 sts (no includes sts on stitch holder) around the neck on a short circular needle size 4.5 mm / US 7. Work rib = K 1/P 1 for 3 cm / 1'', then bind off with K over K and P over P.

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