DROPS / 35 / 1

DROPS 35-1 by DROPS Design

DROPS Jacket with zig zag pattern in “Alaska”

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Size: Small/Medium (Medium/Large)

Materials: DROPS Alaska from Garnstudio
550 (600) g in col no 5, dark grey
150 (150) g in col no 2, cream
100 (100) g col no 39, green
50 (50) g col no 48, mustard
50 (50) g col no 11, wine

DROPS Buttons: 5 pieces.
DROPS Circular Needles, long (80cm): 3,5mm and 5mm
DROPS Circular Needles, short (40cm): 3,5mm and 5mm
Or the size needed to obtain the correct knitting tension.

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Pattern instructions

Knitting Tension: 17sts x 21 rows in stocking st on needles size 5 mm = 10x10cm.

Moss stitch:
1st row: K1, P1.
2nd row: P1, K1.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row.

Pattern: See diagram (1 diagram = 1 repeat). Pattern is read from right to left, and is seen from RS. Pattern is worked in stocking st.

Body :
Jacket is knitted back and forth on circ needle.
Cast on 164 (170) sts on long circ needle size 3.5mm with dark grey. Work 3 cm moss st. Change to circ needle size 5 mm and work stocking st. and at the same time inc 28 (38) sts evenly on first row = 192 (208) sts. Continue in pattern as follows: M.1, M.2, M.3 Remember to check your tension. Continue until piece measures 33 (33) cm. Next row: work 47 (51) sts for front, cast off 2 sts for armhole, work 94 (102) sts for back, cast off 2 (2) sts for armhole, work 47 (51) sts for front. Finish front and back pieces separately.

Left Front: = 47 (51) sts. Dec for armhole on every other row 2 sts 1(2) times. Complete M.3 and finish piece in grey. At the same time when piece measures 54 (55) cm, dec for neck on every other row as follows: 9 (10) sts once, 3 sts once, 2 sts twice, 1 st 3 times. Continue until piece measures 62 (63) cm. Cast off.

Right Front: = 47 (51) sts. Work as left front.

Back: = 94 (102) sts. Dec for armhole on every other row 2 sts 1(2) times.
Work pattern as fronts. Continue until piece measures 60 (61) cm. Cast off centre 34 (36) sts for neck. Next row: Dec 2 sts each side on neck edge.
Continue until piece measures 62 (63) cm. Cast off.

Sleeves: Cast on 38 (40) sts on short circ needle size 3.5mm with dark grey. Work 3 cm moss st. Change to circ needle size 5 mm and stocking st and at the same time inc 6 (4) sts evenly on first round = 44 (44) sts.
Work M.1 (make sure to centre 1 repeat on top of sleeve), then finish in dark grey. At the same time after the moss st, inc underneath sleeve as follows:
2 sts 27(29) times for S/M: every 3rd round, M/L: alternatively every 2nd ,2nd and 3rd round = 98 (102) sts. Continue until piece measures 46 (46) cm.
Cast off 6 sts centrally underneath sleeve and continue knitting back and forth on needle. Dec each side on every other row as follows: 5 sts 3 times.
Continue until piece measures 50 (50) cm. Cast off.

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams. Pick up approx 90 sts around neck on short circ needle size 3.5mm with dark grey along left front edge. Work 3 cm moss st. Cast off. Repeat along right front edge but after 1 cm work 5 buttonholes evenly spaced as follows: 1 buttonhole= Cast off 1 st, cast on 1 st on next row. Pick up approx 96 – 100 sts around neck with circ needle 3.5mm with dark grey. Work 2 cm moss st back and forth on needle. Cast off. Sew in sleeves. Sew button hole stitch around neck, bottom of body and bottom of sleeves with green = 1 stitch over 2 sts width wise. Sew in buttons.

Diagram

= dark grey
= green
= wine
= cream
= mustard


Comments (1)

Geoffriau 12.06.2016 - 17:56:

Impossibilité de reconnaître les symboles de la légende du diagramme même en agrandissant la grille .une solution ?merci

DROPS Design 17.06.2016 kl. 10:25:

Bonjour Mme Geoffriau, de nouveaux diagrammes plus grands remplacent maintenant les précédents. Bon tricot!

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