DROPS / 102 / 23

DROPS 102-23 by DROPS Design

DROPS shoulder warmer in stocking stitch in ”Vivaldi” with rib in ”Alpaca” and ”Vivaldi”. Size S-XXXL.

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Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL/XXXL

Materials: DROPS Vivaldi from Garnstudio
150-150-200 g colour no. 04, steelblue
and use: DROPS Alpaca from Garnstudio
50 g for all sizes colour no. 4305, purple/grey/blue

DROPS Needle size 8 mm - or needle size needed to make 12 sts x 17 rows in stocking stitch with Vivaldi on 10 x 10 cm.

DROPS Circular needle (80 cm) and Double pointed needles size 5 mm - or needle size needed to make 17 sts x 22 rows in stocking stitch with 1 thread of each quality (= 2 threads) on 10 x 10 cm.

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, 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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Shoulder warmer: Knit back and forth on needle from sleeve to sleeve. Cast on 92-100-110 sts (incl 1 edge sts in each side) on needle size 8 mm with Vivaldi. Work in stocking stitch. Remember the knitting tension! When piece measures 10 cm inc 1 sts in left side (= front) on every cm a total of 20 times = 112-120-130 sts. When piece measures 36 cm dec 1 sts in side of back piece (i.e the opposite side to inc). At the same time cast off towards front on every other row like this: 6 sts 5 times, 5 sts 4-4-5 times and 4 sts 4-5-5 times = 45-49-54 sts. When piece measures 61-64-67 cm cast on new sts toward front on every other row like this: 4 sts 4-5-5 times, 5 sts 4-4-5 times and 6 sts 5 times - at the same time when piece measures 76-80-84 cm cast on 1 new sts in side of back piece = 112-120-130 sts. When piece measures 82-86-90 cm dec 1 sts towards front on every cm a total of 20 times = 92-100-110 sts. Cast off when piece measures 112-116-120 cm.

Assembly: Fold piece and sew tog along the broken lines shown on the measure chart.

Cuffs: Pick up 88-96-104 sts on double pointed needles size 5 mm with 2 threads Vivaldi around bottom edge on one of the sleeves. P1 row at the same time P all sts tog 2 by 2 = 44-48-52 sts. Change to 1 thread of each quality (2 threads) and work in rib: * K2, P2 * repeat *-*. When rib measures 8 cm cast off with K over K and P over P. Repeat around bottom edge on the other sleeve.

Rib edge: Knit in the round on needle. Pick up 270-282-294 sts on circular needle size 5 mm with 2 threads Vivaldi around opening of the shoulder warmer. P1 round at the same time dec 26 sts evenly distributed = 244-256-268 sts. Change to 1 thread of each quality (= 2 threads). Work in rib * K2, P2 * repeat *-*. When rib measures 4 cm cast off loosely with K over K and P over P.

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