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DROPS 98-53 by DROPS Design

DROPS Felted mobile pocket in Alpaca

Tags: bags, felted, floral,
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Materials: DROPS Alpaca from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 8105, ice blue
A remnant of colour no 6205 for flower

Drops pointed needles size 2.5mm
Drops crochet hook size 5 mm (for flower)
A small safety pin (for flower)

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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.
Knitting tension: 26 sts x 34 rows on needles size 2.5 mm in stocking stitch = 10x10cm.
Garter sts: knit all rows.

Measure your mobile. For each cm in the width, cast on 7 sts, for each cm in the length knit 6 rows garter sts. Cast on sts on needle size 2.5 mm and knit garter sts until desired length. Cast off and sew tog the pocket bottom.

Felting: Put the mobile pocket in the washing machine and use a washing powder without any enzymes or optical bleach. Wash at 40 deg normal wash without any pre-wash. Subsequent washes should be done at a wool programme.

Crochet flower: Crochet 3 ch on crochet hook size 5 mm with 2 threads Alpaca no 6205 and form a ring with a sl st.
1st round: “1 dc in ring, 3 ch*, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times and finish with a sl st in the first dc from beg of round = 3 ch-loops.
2nd round: Crochet as follows in each ch-loop: 1 sl st, 5 tr and 1 sl st = 3 leaves. Turn the piece and crochet next 2 rounds from the back.
3rd round: 1 dc in first dc from previous round, *3 ch, 1 dc between 2nd and 3rd tr in leaf, 1 dc in next dc*, repeat from *-* and finish with a sl st in the first dc from beg of round = 6 ch-loops.
4th round: Crochet as follows in each ch-loop: 1 sl st, 4 tr and 1 sl st = 6 leaves. Cut the thread. Sew on a small safety pin and attach to mobile pocket.

Drops Design France 21.05.2011 - 09:42:

Merci Christine, le nombre de rangs a été modifié.

Christine 20.05.2011 - 18:45:

Bonjour, il y a une erreur sur l'échantillon, ce n'est pas 44 rangs mais 34 rangs si je me réfère au modèle original.

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