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DROPS 6-5 by DROPS Design

DROPS Striped sweater in Paris

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Size: Medium – See measurement diagram

Finished measures in Paris:
Full length 65 cm/ 25½"
Bust: 47 1/4"

Materials: DROPS Paris from Garnstudio
350 g color no 015, black
250 g color no 016, white
100 g color no 014, yellow

Needle size 5 mm/ US 8.
Crochet hook size 4 mm / G

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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: 10 sts x 17 rows on needle size 5 mm/ US 8 and stockinette sts = 10 x 10 cm/ 4" x 4"

Pattern: Knit sweater in stripes throughout.
6 cm/2½" = approx 13 rows with black or white in stockinette sts.
Knit 11 stripes in total alternating 1 black and 1 white stripe, start and finish with black.
Knit second last white stripe in yellow on front and back pieces, not yellow on sleeves.

Front piece:
Cast on 92 sts on needle size 5 mm/US 8 with black.
Work pattern, at the same time inc 1 sts on each side on every 18th rows, a total of 5 times = 102 sts.
Bind off after 11th stripe, piece measures approx 65 cm/25½".

Back piece:
Work like front piece.

Cast on 64 sts on needle size 5 mm/US 8 with black.
Knit stripes. At the same time inc 1 st on each side on every 3rd row a total of 13 times = 90 sts.
Bind off after 3 stripes = approx 18 cm/7".

Sew shoulder seam tog. See measurement diagram.
Sew in outermost sts to avoid seam being too bulky.
Crochet a row of sc around sleeve, around bottom edge on body and around neckline with black.


All measurements in charts are in cm.

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