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DROPS 6-21 by DROPS Design

Drops Top in Embrezza with hip piece in Retinella

Tags: colourwork, tops,

Size: (Medium - Large)
DROPS Embrezza from Garnstudio
300 g colour no 014, black
DROPS Retinella from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 014, black
100 g colour no 010, yellow
50 g colour no 005, light blue

DROPS needles size 3.5 mm and 7 mm.
DROPS Crochet hook size 4 mm
2 buttons, diameter 2 cm.

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DROPS Embrezza DROPS Embrezza
98% Cotton, 2% Polyamide
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DROPS Retinella DROPS Retinella
80% Cotton, 20% Viscose
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Pattern instructions

Knitting tension: DROPS Embrezza 11 sts and 18 rounds on needle size 7 mm = 10 x 10 cm. DROPS Retinella – pattern 20 sts and 24 rounds on needle size 3.5 mm = 10 x 10 cm.

Pattern : see diagram. 1 Pattern repeat – 39 sts

Body: Cast on 124(136) sts on needle size 7 mm with DROPS Embrezza. Knit stocking sts back and forth (with split on back) – Remember knitting tension.- until body measures 22(27) cm. Split piece in three for armhole: 31-62-31 (34-68-34).

Left back piece: Cast off for armhole on left side on every other row: 1 x 3 sts, 3 x 1 sts = 25(28) sts. Continue until piece measures 47(52) cm. Cast off. Right back piece: Knit like left side, but cast off on right side.

Front piece: Cast off for armhole both sides on every other row: 1 x 3 sts, 3 x 1 sts = 50(56) sts. Continue until piece measures 40(45) cm. and cast of for neckline: Cast off middle 12(14) sts with garter sts. Continuing knit each side separately while casting of for neckline on every other row. : 1 x 2 sts, 3 x 1 st = 14(16) sts on each shoulder. When piece measures 47(52) cm cast off.

Hip piece: Cast on 186(194) sts with black DROPS Retinella on needle size 3.5 mm. Knit 2 cm garter st and K1 round before starting pattern as per diagram. Finish with 2 rounds black before casting off.

Assembly: Sew tog on shoulders. Crochet 2 rounds dc around neck and sleeve hole and split on back with black DROPS Retinella. Make 2 loops with 5 ch on top of left back piece. Sew on buttons top right back piece. Sew hip piece onto body. Distribute width evenly.


= 1 st black
= 1 st yellow
= 1 st light blue

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