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DROPS 38-9 by DROPS Design

DROPS short sleeveless top and hat in moss st in “Bomull-Lin”.

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Size: S – M – L

Materials: DROPS Bomull-Lin from Garnstudio
450-450-500 g, colour no 03, off-white

DROPS pointed needles size 4 mm - or size needed to obtain 20 sts x 32 rows in moss st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS pointed needles size 2,5.
DROPS crochet hook size 3.5 mm
DROPS button, 4 pcs.

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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Tags: hats, texture, v-neck, vests,

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Moss st: First row: K1, P1. Second row: P over K and K over P. Repeat second row.

Right front piece: Cast on 3 sts on needle size 4 mm and work moss st, at the same time inc inside 1 st each side as follows: at right side (towards mid front) on every other row 2 sts 14-15-16 times and on left side on every *other, other, 3rd* row alternately 1 st 13-14-15 times = 43-46-49 sts. Piece now measures approx 9-10-11 cm – now measure piece from here. Cast on 1 new st on left side for seam. Now dec on left side inside 1 st on every other row: 1 st 7-7-7 times = 36-39-42 sts (+ 1 seam st). When piece measures 5-5-5 cm inc on left side inside 1 st on every 5th row: 1 st 10-10-10 times = 46-49-52 sts (+ 1 seam st). When piece measures 24-24-24 cm cast off for armhole on left side on every other row: 3 sts 1-1-1 time and 1 st 0-1-2 times = 44-46-48 sts. When piece measures 27-26-26 cm dec to shape the neckline inside 1 st towards mid front: 1 st 16-17-17 times as follows: size S on every 3rd and 4th row alternately, size M on every *3rd, 4th, 4th* row alternately, size L: on every 4th row. At the same time when piece measures 44-45-46 cm cast off to shape the shoulder from armhole towards neckline on every other row: 6 sts 4 times. Now cast off the remaining 4-5-7 sts. Piece measures approx 47-48-49 cm.

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

Back piece: Cast on 86-92-98 sts + 2 edge sts on needle size 4 mm and work moss st, at the same time dec inside edge st each side on every other row: 1 st 7-7-7 times = 72-78-84 sts (+ 2 edge sts). When piece measures 5-5-5 cm inc inside 1 edge st each side on every 5th row: 1 st 10-10-10 times = 92-98-104 sts. When piece measures 24-24-24 cm dec for armhole each side on every other row: 3 sts 1-1-1 time and 1 st 0-1-2 times = 88-92-96 sts. When piece measures 44-45-46 cm cast off to shape the shoulders from armhole towards the centre on every other row: 6 sts 4 times and then cast off the remaining 4-5-7 sts. At the same time when piece measures 45-46-47 cm cast off the middle 28-30-30 sts for neck and dec 2 sts on neckline on next row. All sts are now cast off and piece measures approx 47-48-49 cm.

Assembly: Pick up approx 50 sts along left front piece on needle size 2.5 mm and work 2 cm moss st. Repeat along right front piece but after 1 cm make 4 buttonholes evenly distributed. 1 buttonhole = cast off 2 sts and cast on 2 new sts on return row. Sew shoulder seams and side seams. Now crochet a border up along left front piece, round neckline, down along right front piece and along bottom edge (i.e. round points on front pieces and along edge on back piece) with crochet hook size 3.5 mm as follows: 1 dc, *3 ch, 1 tr in first ch, skip 2 sts, 1 dc*, repeat from *-*. Crochet a similar border round sleeve edges. Sew on buttons.

HAT:

Size: S/M – M/L
To fit head circumference: 53-55 cm
Materials: DROPS Bomull-Lin
100-100 g colour no 3, off-white

DROPS double pointed needles size 4 mm – or size needed to obtain 20 sts x 32 rows in moss st = 10 x 10 cm.

Moss st: First row: K1, P1. Second row: P over K and K over P. Repeat second row.

Cast on 8-8 sts on double pointed needles size 4 mm.
Round 1: K all sts into back of loop.
Round 2: K. Inc 1 st in each st = 16 sts
Round 3 and all odd rounds: K.
Round 4: Inc 1 st in every other st = 24 sts.
Round 6: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 3rd st*, repeat from *-* = 32 sts.
Round 8: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 4th st*, repeat from *-* = 40 sts.
Round 10: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 5th st*, repeat from *-* = 48 sts.
Round 12: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 6th st*, repeat from *-* = 56 sts.
Round 14: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 7th st*, repeat from *-* = 64 sts.
Round 16: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 8th st*, repeat from *-* = 72 sts.
Round 18: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 9th st*, repeat from *-* = 80 sts.
Round 20: K1, inc 1 st in next st, *inc 1 st in every 10th st*, repeat from *-* = 88 sts.
Continue inc like this on every other round until piece measures 9.5-10 cm from the centre = 19-20 cm in diameter. Work 1 round moss st, P 1 round, at the same time dec evenly to 106-110 sts. Work 6.5-7 cm moss st, P 1 round and cast off.

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