DROPS / 8 / 2

DROPS 8-2 by DROPS Design

DROPS jumper in black and white “Karisma Superwash”. Size S-L.

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Size: S/M – M/L.

Materials: DROPS Karisma Superwash from Garnstudio
350-400 g color no 05, black
250-250 g color no 01, off-white

DROPS circular needle (80 cm / 32'') and double pointed needles size 3mm and 4.5 mm/ US 2.5 and 7
- or size needed to get 19 sts x 25 rows in stockinette st on needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

Rib: * K1, P1 *, repeat from *-*.

Pattern: See diagram. The diagram shows the pattern from the RS and the entire pattern is worked in stockinette st.
1 square = 1 st x 1 row
Erme = sleeve
Bolen = body piece

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
Body:
The jumper is worked in the round on circular needle and cut for armholes afterwards. Cast on 156-162 sts on circular needle size 3 mm / US 2.5 with black and work 12 cm / 4¾'' rib.
Change to needle size 4.5 mm / US 7 and K 1 round, at the same time inc 52-70 sts evenly = 208-232 sts. Now continue in M.1.
When piece measures 31-32 cm / 12"-12½" work M.3 (7 rows) and then M.2 for 12-14 cm / 4 3/4"-5½". At the same time when piece measures 34-36 cm / 13½"-14 1/4" cast on 5 sts each side (for cutting for armholes afterwards, and not included in pattern).
After 12-14 cm / 4 3/4"-5½" of M.2 work M.3 (7 rows) and then complete piece in M.1.
When piece measures 64-67 cm / 25 1/4"-26½" work 1 round black and bind off.

Sleeve:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles. Cast on 36-38 sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2.5 with black and work 6 cm / 2 3/8'' rib.
Change to needle size 4.5 mm / US 7, K 1 round, at the same time inc 20 sts evenly = 56-58 sts. Now continue in M.1, at the same time inc 2 sts mid under arm on every 3rd and 4th round alternately 26-27 times = 108-112 sts. At the same time when piece measures 33-30 cm / 13"-11 3/4" work M.3 (7 rows) and then complete piece in M.2.
When piece measures approx 48-46 cm / 19"-18" work 2 rounds white stockinette st and then 6 rounds in reverse stockinette st (for sewing sleeve to body piece). Bind off.

Assembly:
Insert a marking thread (MT) each side in the middle of the inc sts to mark the armhole. Sew 2 seams on a sewing machine around the marking thread, 1st seam = ½ st from the MT, 2nd seam = ½ st from the 1st seam. Cut for armholes.
Sew the shoulder seams = 16.5-19 cm / 6½"-7½".
Pick up approx 84-88 sts round the neck on double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2.5 with black and work 2 cm / 3/4'' stockinette st, P 1 round (= folding edge), 2 cm / 3/4'' stockinette st, bind off and fold edge double towards WS and fasten.
Set in sleeves as follows: sew the last row in stockinette st on sleeves to row after machine seam on armhole.
Turn jumper inside out and fasten piece in reverse stockinette st on sleeve to body piece.

Diagram

All measurements in charts are in cm.

= black
= white

Comments (2)

Ulla 26.07.2013 - 09:40:

Det ligger på svenska versionen!

Maja Jensen 25.07.2013 - 22:51:

Jeg kunne godt tænke mig at strikke denne trøje, men der er ikke nogle skemaer over mønsteret. Har i det liggene et sted? Mvh Maja

DROPS Design 15.08.2013 kl. 16:06:

Hej Maja. Vi skal se at faa den lagt paa den danske version, men du kan se diagrammet paa den norske saa laenge. God fornöjelse.

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