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Santa's Slide by DROPS Design

Jacket with cable pattern, trousers, hat, mittens, socks and neck warmer for baby & children in DROPS Karisma

Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 - 3/4 years)

Materials: DROPS Karisma, from Garnstudio
The whole set:
250-300-350 (400-450 g colour no 1, off-white
200-250-250 (300-300) g colour no 18, red
50-50-50 (50-50) g colour no 22, light blue
50-50-50 (50-50) g colour no 7, bright blue
50-50-50 (50-50) g colour no 2, beige
DROPS circular needle and double pointed needles size 2.5 mm and 4 mm
DROPS wooden button, 5 pcs

Jacket only:
Materials: DROPS Karisma, from Garnstudio
250-300-350 (400-450) g colour no 1, off-white
DROPS circular needle and double pointed needles size 2.5 mm and 4 mm
DROPS wooden button, 5 pcs

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
JACKET:
Knitting tension: 20 sts x 26 rows on needles size 4 mm in pattern = 10 x 10 cm.
Garter st, back and forth on needle: K all rows.
Rib: *K2, P2*, repeat from *-*.
Pattern: the diagram is seen from the RS.

Front and back piece: Knitted back and forth on circular needle from mid front. Cast on 114-122-126 (130-134) sts on circular needle size 2.5 mm with off-white and knit 3 cm Rib, at the same time inc 18-22-30 (42-50) sts on the last row = 132-144-156 (172-184) sts. Change to needle size 4 mm and knit pattern as follows: *6 sts of M.2, M.1, 6-22-28 (36-42) sts of M.2, M.1, 6 sts of M.2 (= mid back)*, repeat from *-*. Continue in pattern like this – remember the knitting tension. When piece measures 21-22-25 (29-31) cm knit next row as follows from the RS: 31-34-37 (41-44) sts = front piece, cast off 4 sts for armhole, 62-68-74 (82-88) sts = back piece, cast off 4 sts for armhole, 31-34-37 (41-44) sts = front piece. Now complete front and back pieces separately.

Front piece: = 31-34-37 (41-44) sts. Dec to shape the armhole on every other row as follows: 2 sts 1 time, 1 st 2 times = 27-30-33 (37-40) sts. When piece measures 28-30-34 (39-45) cm dec to shape the neckline on every other row: 5-6-7 (8-11) sts 1 time, 2 sts 3 times and 1 st 2 times. Cast off when piece measures 33-35-39 (44-50) cm.

Back piece: = 62-68-74 (82-88) sts. Dec for armhole as described for front piece = 54-60-66 (74-80) sts. When piece measures 31-33-37 (42-48) cm cast off the middle 24-26-28 (30-36) sts for neck. Dec to shape the neckline each side on next row: 1 st 1 time. Cast off when piece measures 33-35-39 (44-50) cm.

Sleeve: Cast on 32-32-36 (36-36) sts on double pointed needles size 2.5 mm with off-white and knit 3 cm Rib, at the same time inc 7 sts evenly on the last round = 39-39-43 (43-43) sts. Change to needle size 4 mm and continue in pattern as follows: 10-10-12 (12-12) sts of M.2, M.1, 10-10-12 (12-12) sts of M2. At the same time after the Rib inc 2 sts mid under arm a total of 7-9-9 (11-19) times as follows:
Size 3 + 6/9 months + 2 years: on every 3rd and 4th round alternately
Size 12/18 months: on every 4th round
Size 3/4 years: on every other and 3rd round alternately
= 53-57-61 (65-81) sts. When piece measures 14-17-19 (21-24) cm cast off 6 sts mid under arm and complete sleeve back and forth on needle. Dec to shape the sleeve cap each side on every other row: 4 sts 3 times. Cast off when sleeve measures 17-20-22 (24-27) cm.

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams. Pick up approx 90-110 sts along left front piece on needle size 2.5 mm with off-white, P 1 row and knit 2.5 cm Rib back and forth on needle, cast off. Repeat along right front edge, but after 0.5 cm make 5 buttonholes evenly distributed on row. 1 buttonhole = cast off 2 sts and cast on 2 new sts on return row. Pick up approx 50-52-54 (56-62) sts round the neck (do not pick up on front edges) on needle size 4 mm with off-white from the WS (edge to be folded towards RS afterwards). Knit M.2 back and forth on needle from mid front with 1 edge st side in garter st – make sure the RS of pattern is on the inside. Knit 6-6-6 (7-7) cm, at the same time inc 1 st on each side of the middle st on shoulder on every other row. Cast off. Set in sleeves and sew on buttons.

TROUSERS:
Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 – 3/4) years
Length: 38-42-47 (50-57) cm. Leg length: 18-20-23 (26-31) cm.
DROPS circular needle and double pointed needle size 2.5 and 3.5 mm

Knitting tension: 21 sts x 28 rows on needles size 3.5 mm in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
Rib: *K1, P1*, repeat from *-*.

Right leg: Cast on 50-54-56 (60-62) sts on needle size 2.5 mm with red and knit 3 cm Rib. Change to needle size 3.5 mm and continue in Rib, at the same time inc on inside leg on every 2-3-3 (2-2) cm: 2 sts 6-4-7 (8-9) times = 62-62-70 (76-80) sts. Remember the knitting tension. When piece measures 15-17-20 (23-28) cm divide piece at inside leg (= split) and complete piece back and forth on needle. Inc 1 st each side for seam = 64-64-72 (78-82) sts. When piece measures 18-20-23 (26-31) cm cast off 3 sts each side = 58-58-66 (72-76) sts. Put piece aside and knit the other leg.

Left leg: knit as right leg.

Trousers: Put left and right leg in on the same circular needle = 116-116-132 (144-152) sts. Insert a MT mid front and mid back and continue in Rib. After 3 cm inc on both sides of the middle 2 sts mid back and dec on both sides of the middle 2 sts mid front on every other row as follows: back,1 st 6 times – front, 1 st 8-8-10 (12-13) times. Dec as follows: before MT, K2 tog, after MT, slip 1 st as if to knit, K1, psso = 112-112-124 (132-138) sts. When piece measures 35-39-44 (47-54) cm change to needle size 2.5 mm and knit 3 cm Rib, P 1 round (= folding edge), 3 cm stocking st. Cast off.
Assembly: Sew tog leg seams and mid back. Fold edge double towards WS and fasten. Insert a string.

HAT:
Size: 1/3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 – 3/4 years)
To fit head circumference: 42- 46 – 46 (50 – 50) cm
DROPS double pointed needles size 2.5 mm and 3.5 mm
DROPS crochet hook size 3 mm

Knitting tension: 21 sts x 28 rows on needle size 3.5 mm in pattern = 10 x 10 cm.

Earflap: Cast on 4 sts on needle size 3.5 mm with red and knit M.2. At the same time inc 1 st each side on every other row a total of 6-8-8 (8-10) times = 16-20-20 (20-24) sts. Now inc on the right side of piece (towards forehead) on every other row: 2 sts 2-2-4 (4-4) times = 20-24-28 (28-32) sts. Piece measures approx 6-7.5-8 (8-9) cm. Put piece aside and make another earflap with inc towards forehead on the opposite side.
Hat: Cast on 20-20-20 (20-20) sts between earflaps at back and 28-28-20 (28-20) sts between earflaps at front = 88-96-96 (104-104) sts. Distribute sts on double pointed needles. Measure piece from here. Knit M.3 and then complete piece in red in M.2. At the same time when piece measures 8-9-10 (11-12) cm dec 32-40-36 (44-40) sts evenly on the first round in stocking st (from now on only dec on rounds in stocking st) = 56-56-60 (60-64) sts. After 2 cm dec 20-20-20 (20-20) sts evenly on round. After another 2 cm dec 16-16-16 (16-16) sts evenly on round, and after a further 2 cm dec 12-12-16 (8-12) sts evenly = 8-8-8 (16-16) sts. After another 2 cm cut the thread on the 3 smaller sizes, dec 8-8 sts evenly on the 2 larger sizes, knit 2 cm and cut thread, pull thread through remaining sts and fasten. Now crochet a row of dc round the edge with red. Make 2 tassels measuring approx 5 cm in off-white and attach to bottom of earflap.

NECK WARMER:
Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 -3/4 years)
DROPS small circular needle size 2.5 mm and pointed needles size 3.5 mm

Knitting tension: 21 sts on needle size 3.5 mm in moss st = width 10 cm.
Moss st: first row: K1, P1. Second row: P over K and K over P. Repeat second row.
Rib: *K1, P1*, repeat from *-*.

Cast on 23-25-27 (29-31) sts on pointed needle size 3.5 mm with red and knit moss st. Inc each side on every other row: 1 st 4-5-5 (5-7) times = 31-35-37 (39-45) sts. Put piece aside when it measures 7-8-9 (10-11) cm. Knit another piece. Put both pieces in on the same circular needle size 2.5 mm to knit the neck and inc 20 sts evenly on first round = 82-90-94 (98-110) sts. Knit 7-8-9 (10-10) sts in Rib and cast off.

SOCKS:
Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 -3/4 years)
Foot length: 10-11-12.5 (13.5-14.5) cm
DROPS double pointed needles size 2.5 mm and 3.5 mm

Knitting tension: 21 sts x 28 rows on needles size 3.5 mm in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
Rib: *K2, P2*, repeat from *-*.

Cast on 48-48-52 (52-56) sts on double pointed needle size 2.5 mm with off-white and knit 14 cm Rib. Change to needle size 3.5 mm and continue in stocking st, at the same time dec 14-14-16 (16-20) sts evenly on first round = 34-34-36 (36-36) sts. Now knit heel as follows: 3-3.5-4 (4.5-5) cm stocking st back and forth on needle on 18 sts mid back. Decreases for heel:
Row 1: K10, K2 tog into back of st, K1, turn the piece
Row 2: slip 1 st as if to P, P4, P2 tog, P1, turn the piece
Row 3: slip 1 st as if to K, K5, K2 tog into back of st, K1, turn the piece
Row 4: slip 1 st as if to P, P6, P2 tog, P1, turn the piece
Row 5: slip 1 st as if to K, K7, K2 tog into back of st, K1, turn the piece
Row 6: slip 1 st as if to P, P8, P2 tog, P1, turn the piece
Row 7: K2 tog, K8, K2 tog into back of st
= 10 sts on needle. Now pick up 7-7-7 (8-8) sts on both sides of heel and put all sts on needles = 40-40-42 (44-44) sts. Dec on both ides of the upper 18-18-20 (20-20) sts on every round: 1 st 4-4-5 (5-5) times = 32-32-34 (34-34) sts. When foot measures 7-8-9 (10-11) cm insert a MT each side and dec on both sides of MT (= 4 dec per round) on every and every other round alternately: 1 st 6-6-7 (7-7) times = 8-8-6 (6-6) sts. Cut the thread, pull through remaining sts and fasten.

MITTENS:
Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 -3/4 years)
Hand length: 9-10-11 (12-12) cm.
DROPS double pointed needles size 2.5 mm and 3 mm

Knitting tension: 22 sts x 30 rows on needles size 3 mm in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
Rib: *K1, P1*, repeat from *-* with 4 garter sts mid upper hand: 2 rounds blue, 2 rounds red, 1 round blue, 14 rounds red.

Garter st in the round: K 1 round, P 1 round.

Stripes: 1 round red, 2-2-3 (4-5) rounds off-white, 11 rounds beige, 2-2-3 (3-3) rounds off-white and complete in red.

Knitted in the round on double pointed needles. Only knit thumb on the 2 larger sizes. Cast on 33-33-33 (37-37) sts on double pointed needles size 2.5 mm with bright blue and knit Rib as described above. Change to needle size 3 mm and continue in stocking st and stripes as described above, at the same time inc 1 st on round = 34-34-34 (38-38) sts. Now measure piece from here. For the 2 larger sizes: when piece measures 3-3-3 (3-3) cm put 5 sts on thread for thumb. On next round cast on 5 new sts over sts on thread. When piece measures 5-6-7 (8-8) cm insert a MT each side and dec on both sides of MT on every other round as follows: before MT, K2 tog, after MT, slip 1 st as if to knit, K1, psso. Repeat this dec 4 times = 18-18-18 (22-22) sts. Now dec on every round until 6-6-6 (10-10) sts left on needle. Cast off and sew tog the top.
Thumb: Pick up 5 sts in the inc sts by thumb, inc 1 st, put sts from thread on needle, inc 1 st = 12 sts. Knit approx 3.5-4 cm and now K tog all sts 2 by 2 on every round twice = 3 sts. Cut the thread, pull through remaining sts and fasten.
Embroider M.5 on the middle upper 10 sts and M.7 on the 4 garter sts in Rib.

This pattern has been corrected. .

Updated online: 26.04.2018
Updated diagram and sketch

Diagram

= off-white, knit
= off-white, purl
= Place 3 stitches on the cable needle in front of the piece, knit 3, knit 3 from the cable needle
= Place 3 stitches on the cable needle behind the piece, knit 3, knit 3 from the cable needle
= red
= light blue
= bright blue
= beige


Comments (6)

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Lena Eklund 09.11.2018 - 14:06:

Hur mycket garn går åt till bara mössan, storlek 12 - 18 mån?

DROPS Design 13.11.2018 kl. 16:33:

Hej Lena, du skall räkna med ca 3 nystan om du stickar enfärgad. Lycka till :)

A Bosvelt 31.10.2018 - 14:33:

Brei 7-8-9 (10-10) st in Boordsteek en kant alle st af. dit is het laatste van de halswarmer maar moet dat niet in cm zijn in plaats van steken?

DROPS Design 31.10.2018 kl. 18:05:

Dag A Bosvelt,

Klopt! Het moet inderdaad naalden zijn en niet steken. Bedankt voor het doorgeven; ik heb het nu aangepast. Veel breiplezier!

Dinah 16.11.2017 - 12:36:

Hallo Drops-Team. Unten scheint sowohl das Diagramm, als auch das Schnittmuster zu fehlen. Liebe Grüße, Dinah.

DROPS Design 20.11.2017 kl. 11:03:

Liebe Dinah, danke für den Hinweis. Diagram können Sie jetzt drücken, Viel Spaß beim stricken!

Ursula 12.11.2016 - 08:41:

Värvide nimed ei ole eestikeelsed,ehk saaks tõlkida keegi

DROPS Design 17.11.2016 kl. 13:37:

Omale sobiva keele saab valida pildi alt rippmenüüst. Head kudumist!

DROPS Design 01.03.2010 - 11:48:

Det stemmer noen av de eldere oppk. er litt kort i ermene.

Jorunn Bye 21.02.2010 - 11:19:

Strikket denne jakken i str. 2 år og fant ut at armene ble for korte, måtte forlenge med 4 cm.Bredden på jakken stemte med oppskrifta.

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