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Cheryl by DROPS Design

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

DROPS design: Pattern no as-013
Yarn group C
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Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 98-112-128-142 cm / 38½"-44"-50½"-55 3/4"
Full length: 58-62-64-68 cm / 22 3/4"-24½"-25 1/4"-26 3/4"

Materials:
DROPS BRUSHED ALPACA SILK from Garnstudio
150-150-200-200 g color no 06, coral

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') SIZE 5 mm /US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

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DROPS BrushedAlpacaSilk: Colour chart / Alternative Yarns (Yarn Group C)

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pattern type: jumpers, shape: round yoke, sleeves: 3/4 sleeves, technique: lace,

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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 and A.2.

DECREASE TIP (applies to the body):
Dec as follows before marker: K 2 tog.
Dec as follows after marker: Slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc 1 st by making 1 YO. On next round work YO twisted to avoid holes.
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BODY:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 224-256-288-320 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 with Brushed Alpaca Silk. Work 1 ridge in GARTER ST - see explanation above. K 1 round, then work rib = K 4/P 4. When piece measures 6 cm / 2 3/8'', work all P sts tog 2 by 2 = 168-192-216-240 sts. Insert 2 markers in the piece; 1 at the beg of round and 1 after 84-96-108-120 sts (= in each side). Then work in stockinette st. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE. When piece measures 7 cm / 2¾'', dec 1 st on each side of both markers - READ DECREASE TIP (= 4 sts dec). Repeat dec every 3½-4-4½-5 cm / 1 1/4"-1½"-1 3/4"-2" 3 more times (= 4 dec in total) = 152-176-200-224 sts. When piece measures 24-26-27-29 cm / 9½"-10 1/4"-10 5/8"-11 3/8", inc 1 st on each side of both markers – READ INCREASE TIP (= 4 sts inc). Repeat inc every 3 cm / 1'' 3 more times (= 4 inc in total) = 168-192-216-240 sts. When piece measures 35-39-41-45 cm / 13 3/4"-15 1/4"-16 1/8"-17 3/4", bind off 14-16-18-20 sts in each side for armholes (i.e. Bind off 7-8-9-10 sts on each side of both markers) = 70-80-90-100 sts remain on back/front piece. Put piece aside and knit the sleeves.

SLEEVE:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles. Cast on 48-52-56-60 sts on double pointed needles size 5 mm / US 8 with 1 strand Alpaca Silk. Work 2 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above. Then work in stockinette st. When piece measures 5 cm / 2'', insert 1 marker at the beg of round = mid under sleeve. On next round inc 1 st on each side of marker. Repeat inc every 5-3-2½-2 cm / 2"-1 1/8"-7/8"-3/4" 3-5-7-9 more times (= 4-6-8-10 inc in total) = 56-64-72-80 sts. When piece measures 24-25-26-27 cm / 9½"-9 3/4"-10 1/4"-10 5/8", bind off 14-16-18-20 sts mid under sleeve (i.e. Bind off 7-8-9-10 sts on each side of marker) = 42-48-54-60 sts remain on needle. Put piece aside and Make another sleeve.

YOKE:
Slip sleeves on to same circular needle as body = 224-256-288-320 sts. Work * A.1 (= 14 sts), A.2 (= 18 sts) *, repeat from *-* (= 7-8-9-10 repetitions of A.1 and A.2 in width). Switch to a shorter circular needle when needed. When A.1 and A.2 have been worked, 112-128-144-160 sts remain on needle. K 1 round AT THE SAME TIME dec 38-50-52-60 sts evenly = 74-78-92-100 sts. Cut the yarn. Then work an elevation at the back of neck as follows in stockinette st, insert 1 marker in middle st (= mid back) and beg here: K 7 sts past marker mid back, turn, tighten yarn and P 14 sts back, turn, tighten yarn and K 21 sts, turn, tighten yarn and P 28 sts back. Continue like this - work 7 sts more on every turn until a total of 56-56-70-70 sts have been worked, turn and K 1 round until mid back again. Work 2 ridges in garter st. Loosely bind off with K. Yoke measures approx. 23 cm / 9'' (mid front) and entire jumper measures approx. 58-62-64-68 cm / 22 3/4"-24½"-25 1/4"-26 3/4".


ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves tog.

Diagram

= K
= P
= K 2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
= 1 YO between 2 sts


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