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Miss Sunset by DROPS Design

DROPS Jacket in double Muskat with stripe pattern

Size: S – M - L

Materials: DROPS Muskat from Garnstudio
350–350-400 g colour no 21, rust
350-350-400 g colour no 41, wine red
200-250-250 g colour no 28, brown
150-150-150 g colour no 22, dark brown
150-150-150 g colour no 35, mustard

DROPS circular needle and double pointed needles size 5 and 6 mm,
or size needed to obtain the right knitting tension
DROPS buttons, 8 pcs

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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
Knitting Tension: 15 sts x 18 rows on needle size 6 mm in pattern with double thread Muskat = 10 x 10 cm.

Pattern: See diagram. 1 diagram = 1 repeat.
*5 rows stocking st with rust/brown, M.1 with rust/wine red, 4 rows stocking st with dark brown/brown, M.2 with rust/mustard, 4 rows stocking st with wine red/mustard, M.3 with rust/brown, 8 rows stocking st with dark brown/wine red, M.4 with brown/wine red, 6 rows stocking st with dark brown/brown, M.5 with rust/mustard, 8 rows with brown/mustard, M.6 with rust/wine red, 6 rows stocking st with rust/mustard and M.7 with dark brown/wine red*. Repeat from *-*.



Moss stitch:
1st row: K1, P1.
2nd row: P over K, K over P.
Repeat 2nd row.

Short version: Cast on 10 less sts and inc a further 10 sts after the moss st edge = 168-176-184 sts. Dec measurements by armhole, neckline and cast off by 21-23-25 cm. Finished measurements = 53-54-55 cm. Pick up approx 20 less sts on front piece edges and only make 5 buttonholes. Reduce materials by 50 g mustard, rust and wine red for all sizes and 50 g brown and dark brown for the two larger sizes.

Back and front piece:
Knitted back and forth on circular needle from mid front with 1 thread of each colour as described under Pattern. Cast on 168-176-184 sts on circular needle size 5 mm with dark brown/wine red and knit 3 cm moss st. Change to needle size 6 mm and knit 1 row stocking st. Continue in pattern as described above. Remember your knitting tension. When piece measures 51-53-56 cm knit next row as follows: 40-42-44 sts = front piece, cast off 4 sts for armhole, 80-84-88 sts = back piece, cast off 4 sts for armhole, 40-42-44 sts = front piece. Now complete each piece separately.

Right front piece: = 40-42-44 sts. Dec to shape the armhole on every other row: 2 sts 1-1-1 time and 1 st 0-1-2 rimes = 38-39-40 sts. When piece measures 58-59-62 cm dec to shape the neckline on every other row: 2 sts 3-3-3 times and on every 4th row 1 st 5-6-6 times. Cast off remaining sts when piece measures 74-77-80 cm.

Left front piece: Like right front piece, but mirrored.

Back piece: = 80-84-88 sts. Dec to shape the armhole as described for front piece = 76-78-80 sts. When piece measures 72-75-78 cm cast off the middle 18-20-20 sts for neck and dec 2 sts on neckline on next row. Cast off remaining sts when piece measures 74-77-80 cm.

Sleeves:
Knitted round on double pointed needles. Cast on 36-36-36 sts on needle size 5 mm with dark brown/wine red and knit 3 cm moss st. Change to needle size 6 mm, knit 1 round stocking st and continue in pattern. When piece measures 7-7-7 cm inc 2 sts mid under arm on every 3rd and 4th round alternately a total of 17-18-18 times = 70-72-72 sts. When piece measures 44-45-45 cm cast off 6 sts mid under arm and finish the sleeve back and forth on needle. Cast off for sleeve cap each side on every other row: 5 sts 4 times for all sizes. Cast off, sleeve measures approx 49-50-50 cm.

Assembly:
Join shoulders. Pick up approx 100 to 105 sts along left front piece on needle size 5 mm with rust/wine red and knit 3 cm moss st back and forth on needle, change to dark brown/wine red and knit 1 row moss st, cast off. Repeat along right front piece, but after 1 cm make 8 buttonholes evenly distributed on row. 1 buttonhole = cast off 2 sts and cast on 2 new sts on return row. Pick up approx 100 to 110 sts round the neckline on needle size 5 mm with rust/wine red and knit 2 cm moss st back and forth on needle, change to dark brown/wine red and knit 1 row moss st, cast off. Set in sleeves and sew on buttons.

Diagram

= K
= P