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DROPS 62-23 by DROPS Design

DROPS Removable collar in Angora Tweed and Hat in Karisma Superwash.

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Size: One-size

30% angora, 70% lambswool, 50 g./145 m./158 yards
100 g color no. 01, coal gray

DROPS 3 mm [US 2] double pointed needles and 4.5 mm [US 7] straight needles, or sizes needed to obtain correct gauge.

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 5 ft 7 in and uses size S or M. If you are making a sweater, 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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Gauge: 20 sts x 26 rows on larger needles in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm [4" x 4"].

Rib: * K 2, P 2 *. Repeat * - *.

Garter Stitch, when knitting flat: Knit all sts, all rows.
Garter Stitch, when knitting in the round: *Rnd 1, knit. Rnd 2, purl *. Repeat from * - *.

Yoke front: Cast on 54 sts on larger needles and knit 6 rows garter st. Change to stockinette st over the center 48 sts, keep 3 sts garter st on each side throughout. When the work measures 11 cm [4.25"] bind off the center 20 sts for the neck. Knit each shoulder separately from here on.

Right shoulder: Bind off at the neck edge every other row: 2 sts 2 times, 1 st 2 times. When the work measures 17 cm [6.75"] attach a marker = center of the shoulder - measure the work from here. When the work measures 1 cm [3/8"] inc 1 st at the neck edge every other row 2 times.

Left shoulder: Knit like the right, reversing neck shaping.

Yoke back: Cast on 28 sts between the 2 shoulder pieces = 54 sts on the needles. Continue in stockinette st over the center 48 sts and garter st over the 3 edge sts on each side. When the work measures 17 cm [6.75"] from the markers knit 6 rows garter st and bind off.

Neck: Pick up approx. 100 sts around the neck on smaller double pointed needles from the right side and purl 1 row, knit 1 row, then knit 11 cm [4.25"] rib. Bind off loosely in rib.


Sizes: Small/medium (Medium/Large)

Materials: Garnstudio KARISMA SUPERWASH,
100% superwash wool, 50 g./110 m./120 yards
100 (100) g color no. 53, coal gray

DROPS double pointed needles 3,5 mm and 3 mm [US 4 and 2].

Gauge: 22 sts x 30 rows on larger needles in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm [4" x 4"].

Rib: * K 2, P 2 *. Repeat from * - *.

Hat: Cast on 156 (160) sts on smaller double pointed needles; join and place a marker at the join. Knit 8 cm [3-1/8"] rib. Place a marker and now measure from here!
Change to larger double pointed needles and knit stockinette st, decreasing 42 (40) sts evenly distributed on the 1st row = 114 (120) sts. When the work measures 10 (12) cm [4" (4.75"] (from marker) attach a marker after every 6th st. On the next row, knit the 2 sts after the markers together. Repeat this decrease every 6th row until 19 (20) sts remain. On the next row, K 2 tog across the row (the number of sts is halved). Then pull a doubled strand of yarn through these sts and tie off the strand.

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