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DROPS 86-22 by DROPS Design

DROPS Poncho and Wristwarmers

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Size: Medium

Materials: DROPS HIGHLANDERfrom Garnstudio
(alternative ESKIMO from Garnstudio)
300 gr nr 15, orange variegated
100 gr nr 14, red variegated

DROPS 7 mmm [US 10½] circular needles and 6 mm [US 10] double-pointed needles, or sizes needed to obtain correct gauge.

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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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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.
Gauge: 11 sts x 17 rows on larger needles in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm.

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

Poncho: Cast on 88 sts on circular needles with orange and knit 4 rows garter st. Change to stockinette st, keeping 4 sts in garter st at each side. When the piece measures 32 cm bind off the center 8 sts for the neck and knit each side separately.
Right side: = 40 sts. Bind off at neck edge every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 3 times = 35 sts remain. When the piece measures 43 cm cast on new sts at neck edge every other row: 1 st 3 times and 2 sts 1 time = 40 sts. Knit 2 more rows and put sts on a st holder.
Left side: Knit the same as the right side, reversing shaping. After last inc for the neck knit 2 more rows as on the right side, then cast on 8 new sts at neck edge = 48 sts. Put sts from right side back on needles and continue in stockinette st and 4 sts in garter st at each side = 88 sts. When the piece measures 78 cm knit 4 rows garter st over all sts, bind off.
Collar: Pick up approx. 60 sts (divisible by 4) on double-pointed needles with orange; join and place a marker at the join. P1 row and K 1 row, then knit rib – see instructions above. When the collar measures 13 cm knit 2 rows rib with red and bind off in rib.
Pompom: Fasten 1 pompom on each corner of poncho. Make pompoms with red, approx. 8-10 cm in diameter. They should be very compact and smooth.

100 gr nr 14, red variegated

DROPS 8 mm [US 13] double-pointed needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

Gauge: 10 sts x 16 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm.

Rib: *K 2, P 2*, repeat *-*

Wristwarmer: Loosely cast on 23 sts on double-pointed needles; join and place a marker at the join. Knit rib as follows: *K 2, P 3, K 2, P 2*, repeat *-* one more time and finish with K 2, P 3. After 1 row dec all P 3 to P 2 = 20 sts. Continue with rib. When the piece measures 22 cm inc all P 2 to P 3 = 25 sts, continue until the piece measures 31 cm. Knit 2 rows garter st and bind off, the piece measures approx. 32 cm. Knit a second wristwarmer.

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