DROPS design: Pattern no as-001-bn
Yarn group C + C or A
Size: 3/5 – 6/9 – 10/12 years
Head circumference: 50/52 – 52/54 – 54/58 cm /
19½"/20½" - 20½"/21" - 21"/22 3/4"
DROPS BRUSHED ALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
1 skein (25g) color no 08, heather
DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES OR DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 6 mm / US 10 - or size needed to get 13 sts x 17 rows in stockinette st with 2 strands held together = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).
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ENGLISH RIB (back and forth on needle):
ROW 1: K 1, * K 2 tog, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P *, repeat from *-* until 3 sts remain, finish with K 2 tog and K 1 (= 13 sts).
ROW 2: K 1, * 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, K 1.
ROW 3: K 1, * K tog YO and slipped st, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P *, repeat from *-* until 3 sts remain, K tog YO and slipped st, K 1.
Repeat 2nd and 3rd row upwards.
Worked back and forth on needle.
Cast on 19 sts on needle size 6 mm / US 10 with 2 strands Brushed Alpaca Silk. Work ENGLISH RIB - see explanation above.
When piece measures approx. 40-42-44 cm / 15 3/4"-16½"-17 1/4" (or desired length) stop after 3rd row in rib pattern.
Work next row as follows: K 1, * P 1, K tog YO and slipped st *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, finish with P 1, K 1.
Loosely bind off with K over K and P over P.
Sew tog mid back with small sts.
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