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DROPS 80-19 by DROPS Design

DROPS Pullover in Vivaldi and shawl

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Pullover:

Sizes: S - M - L - XL - XXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 82-92-100-112-122 cm [32.25" - 36.25" - 39 3/8" - 44" - 48"]
Waist: 66-74-86-96-108 cm [26" - 29 1/8" - 33 7/8" - 37.75" - 42.5"]
Hem: 78-86-98-108-120 cm [30.75" - 33 7/8" - 38 5/8" - 42.5" - 47.25"]

Materials: DROPS VIVALDI
43% mohair, 27% acrylic, 30% polyester, 50 g./280 m./305 yards
150-150-150-200-200 gr nr 02, brown
150-150-150-200-200 gr nr 08, pink

DROPS 5.5 mm [US 9] needles, or size 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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PULLOVER:

Gauge: 14 sts x 28 rows in garter st with 2 strands of yarn = approx. 10 x 10 cm.

Back: Cast on loosely 56-62-70-78-86 sts with 1 strand of each color. Knit garter st to finished measurements. When the piece measures 5 cm dec 1 st at each side every 2-2-2.5-2.5-2.5 cm 4 times = 48-54-62-70-78 sts. When the piece measures 15-15-16-17-18 cm inc 1 st at each side every 2.5-2.5-3-3-3 cm a total of 6-6-5-5-5 times = 60-66-72-80-88 sts. When the piece measures 30-31-32-33-34 cm bind off for armhole at each side every other row: 3 sts 1-1-1-1-2 times, 2 sts 0-1-2-3-4 times and 1 st 3-3-3-4-3 times = 48-50-52-54-54 sts. When the piece measures 46-48-50-52-54 cm bind off the center 20-20-20-22-22 sts for the neck. On the next row dec 1 st at each neck edge = 13-14-15-15-15 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 48-50-52-54-56 cm.

Front: The front is knit in 3 pieces, then joined to form the splits.
Piece-1 (= side): Cast on 12-14-17-20-23 sts with 1 strand of each color. Knit garter st, and when the piece measures 5 cm dec 1 st at the side edge (which will be sewn to the back) every 2-2-2.5-2.5-2.5 cm 4 times = 8-10-13-16-19 sts. When the piece measures 15 cm put sts on a st holder.
Piece-2 (= center): Cast on 26-28-30-32-34 sts with 1 strand of each color. Knit garter st until the piece measures 15 cm, put sts on a st holder.
Piece-3 (= side): Knit the same as Piece-1, reversing shaping.

Front: Put sts from Piece-1 on needle, cast on 3 new sts, put sts from Piece-2 on needle, cast on 3 new sts and put sts from Piece-3 on needles = 48-54-62-70-78 sts. Continue with garter st over all sts.
When the piece measures 15-15-16-17-18 cm inc at each side as on back = 60-66-72-80-88 sts. When the piece measures 30-31-32-33-34 cm bind off for armholes at each side as on back = 48-50-52-54-54 sts. When the piece measures 41-43-45-47-49 cm put the center 14-14-14-16-16 sts on a st holder for the neck. Then bind off at each neck edge every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 2 times = 13-14-15-15-15 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 48-50-52-54-56 cm.

Sleeve: The sleeves are knit in 2 pieces then joined to form a split.
Piece-1: Cast on 14-15-16-17-18 sts with 1 strand of each color. Knit garter st. When the piece measures 12 cm inc 1 st at the side which will be for the seam every 4 cm a total of 3 times = 17-18-19-20-21 sts. After last inc the piece measures approx. 20 cm, put sts on st holder.
Piece-2: Knit the same as Piece-1, reversing shaping.

Sleeve: Put sts from Piece-1 on needle, cast on 3 new sts and put sts from Piece-2 on needle = 37-39-41-43-45 sts. Continue with garter st.
When the piece measures 24 cm inc 1 st at each side every 5-4.5-4-3-3 cm a total of 6-6-6-7-7 times = 49-51-53-57-59 sts. When sleeve measures 51-49-48-46-45 cm bind off for sleeve cap at each side every other row: 3 sts 1 time and 2 sts 3-3-2-2-1 times, then dec 1 st at each side until the piece measures 56-56-56-56-57 cm, then bind off 2 sts at each side until the piece measures 58-58-58-58-59 cm. Bind off the remaining sts.

Assembly: Sew right shoulder.
Collar: Pick up approx. 54-64 sts (incl. sts on st holder) with 1 strand of each color. Knit garter st for 5 cm, bind off.
Sew left shoulder and up the collar.Sew in sleeves. Sew sleeve and side seams using edge sts as a seam allowance.
Twisted cord: 1 cord = cut 3 strands 2 meters long in brown, hold together and twist until you get resistance. Fold in half and allow cord to twist up on itself. Make a knot at each end. The cord will be approx. 80 cm long. Make 4 cords. Thread 1 cord in each split on front and sleeves. Start at the top, pull half the cord through and cris-cross the two ends down the split, inside of 1 edge st, tie a bow at lower edge.





TRIANGULAR SHAWL:

Measurement:
Length at center back: approx. 60 cm [23 5/8"]
Width: approx. 130 cm [51 1/8"]

Materials: Garnstudio VIVALDI
43% mohair, 27% acrylic, 30% polyester, 50 g./280 m./305 yards
100 gr nr 02, brown

DROPS 5 mm [US 8] circular needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.
DROPS 3.5 mm [US ] crochet hook, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

Gauge: 17 sts x 36 rows in garter st = approx. 10 x 10 cm.

Shawl: Cast on 4 sts and knit garter st. After 1st row inc 1 st at each side every other row by making a yo inside of outermost sts – on the rows back, twist and knit the yos so that there will not be a hole. Repeat inc until there are 220 sts on needle – the piece measures approx. 60 cm in length. Bind off with double strands of yarn.
Crocheted edge: Crochet around entire shawl as follows (start at one upper corner): 1 sc, * ch 5, skip over 1 cm and fasten with 1 sc *, repeat from * - * around entire shawl. Fasten with a sl st in the first sc at start of row.
Fringe: Fasten 1 fringe tuft in every other ch-loop along the lower edges of shawl.
1 fringe tuft = cut 6 strands 25 cm long, fold in half and pull loop around ch-loop, pull ends through loop.

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