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DROPS 104-42 by DROPS Design

DROPS scarf with cable pattern in ”Eskimo”.

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Measurement: Approx 30 cm [11,75’’] x 150 cm [59’’]

Materials: DROPS Eskimo from Garnstudio
450 g color no 33, red mix

DROPS needles size 8 mm [US 11] – or the needle size needed to obtain correct knitting gauge.

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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Knitting gauge: 11 sts x 15 rows = 10 x 10 cm [4’’ x 4’’]

Garter st: Knit all rows back and forth on needle

Pattern: See diagram M.1. Diagram is seen from RS.

Scarf: Remember knitting gauge! Cast on 44 sts on needle size 8 mm [US 11] with Eskimo. Knit 6 rows garter sts – see explanation above. Continue as follows: 5 sts garter sts, M.1 over next 34 sts, 5 sts garter sts. Continue this pattern until piece measures approx 147 cm [57,8’’] – adjust to finish 2 rows before M.1 is completed in height (so scarf is even on both sides). Knit 6 rows garter sts and bind off.

Pompom: Make 8 pompoms with a diamenter of approx 5 cm [3’’].
Sew 4 pompoms onto each end of scarf – see explanation in "School of handcraft" on our mainpage.

Diagram

= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= Slip 3 sts onto cable needle to back of piece, K 3 K 3 from cable needle
= Slip 7 sts onto cable needle to back of piece, K7, K7 from cable needle

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