DROPS Extra / 0-62

DROPS Extra 0-62 by DROPS Design

DROPS jacket with lace borders in “Ull-Boucle”. Size S – L.

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Size: S/M-M/L
Chest: 92-104 cm. Full length: 54-57 cm.
Materials: DROPS Ull-Boucle from Garnstudio
400-450 g colour no 06, burgundy

DROPS pointed needles size 6 mm - or size needed to get 16 sts x 23 rows in stocking st on needle size 5 mm = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS buttons, no 514, 6 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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Garter st, back and forth on needle: K all rows.
Pattern: See diagram. The diagram shows the pattern from the RS. English explanations to the diagrams are given at the bottom of this page.
Decreasing tip: Make all dec from RS:
Dec as follows after 4 garter sts: slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso
Dec as follows before 4 garter sts: K2 tog.

Left front piece: Cast on 41-47 sts (includes 1 edge st at the side and 4 front band sts towards mid front) on needle size 5 mm and work 2 rows garter st – see above. Continue in M.1 with 1 garter st at the side and 4 garter sts towards mid front (front band) and after M.1 complete piece in stocking st with front band in garter st. Remember the knitting tension! When piece measures 33-35 cm cast off for armhole at the side on every other row: 2 sts 1-3 times and 1 st 5-5 times. At the same time when piece measures 36-37 cm cast off to shape the neckline towards mid front inside the 4 garter sts on every other row – see decreasing tip: 1 st 14-16 sts = 20-20 sts left on shoulder. Cast off when piece measures 54-47 cm.

Right front piece: Like left front piece, but mirrored, and make buttonholes on front band when piece measures 1-2 cm, 8-9 cm, 15-16 cm, 22-23 cm, 29-30 cm and 36-37 cm. 1 buttonhole = cast off 3rd st from mid front and cast on 1 new st on return row.
Back piece: Cast on 75-85 sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 5 mm and work 2 rows garter st. Continue in M.1 with 1 edge st each side and after M.1 continue in stocking st with edge sts in garter st. Cast off for armhole each side as described for front piece = 61-63 sts. When piece measures 52-55 cm work 2 rows garter st on the middle 29-31 sts. On next row cast off the middle 21-23 sts and complete each side separately. Cast off remaining 20 sts on shoulder when piece measures 54-57 cm.

Sleeve: Cast on 39-41 sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 5 mm and work 2 rows garter st. Continue in M.1 with 1 garter st each side and after M.1 complete piece in stocking st. At the same time when piece measures 12 cm inc 1 st each side on every 3 cm a total of 12 times = 63-65 sts. When piece measures 48-47 cm cast off for sleeve cap each side on every other row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 3-2 times, 1 st 2-7 times, 2 sts 3-2 times, 3 sts 1 time and cast off remaining sts. Piece measures approx 57-58 cm.

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams. Set in sleeves and sew sleeve and side seams inside 1 edge st. Sew on buttons to fit buttonholes.

English explanation to pattern diagram:

= P
= K2 tog, 1 YO
= 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso

Diagram


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