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DROPS 105-30 by DROPS Design

DROPS knitted shawl in “Alpaca” with crochet border in “Cotton Viscose”.

Tags: capes, shawls,

Measurements: Length: approx 70 cm. Width: approx 140 cm.

Materials: DROPS Alpaca, from Garnstudio
300 g colour no 1101, white
and use:
DROPS Cotton Viscose, from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 01, white

DROPS circular needle (80 cm) size 3 mm - or size needed to obtain 24 sts x 48 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS crochet hook size 5 mm – for border
DROPS crochet hook size 3 mm – for button covers
DROPS wooden buttons, no 501: 3 pcs

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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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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.
Garter st, back and forth on needle: K all rows
Measuring tip: Because of the weight of the yarn, make all measurements while the garment is hanging, otherwise it will be too long when worn.

Shawl: Knitted back and forth on circular needle from bottom edge and up. With 1 strand Alpaca cast on 2 sts on needle size 3 mm and work garter sts, at the same time inc 1 st each side on every other row by working 2 sts in the 3rd st from edge. Remember the knitting tension! Cast off loosely when piece measures 70 cm – see Measuring tip –from bottom point. Piece is approx 140 cm wide.

Crochet border: Crochet a border round the whole shawl with crochet hook size 5 mm and 1 thread of each quality as follows: 1 dc, *3 ch, skip approx 1 cm, 1 dc*, repeat from *-* and finish with 3 ch and 1 sl st in dc from beg of round.

Button cover: Crochet 3 button covers with crochet hook size 3 mm and 1 strand Cotton Viscose as follows: Crochet 2 ch, then 16 tr in the first ch and finish with a sl st at the top of the first tr = Round 1.
Round 2: 1 dc in each tr and finish with a sl st in the first dc from beg of round.
Round 3: 3 ch and then 1 tr in every other dc. Finish with a sl st in the 3rd ch on round = 8 tr
Put button inside the cover, run a thread round the edge and pull tight. Place the buttons along the casting off row, approx 4 cm from edge and 25, 35 and 45 cm from one side. Use crochet border on the other side as buttonholes.

This pattern has been corrected. .

Updated online: 12.03.2010
Shawl: Knitted back and forth on circular needle from bottom edge and up. With 1 strand Alpaca cast on 2 sts on needle size 3 mm and work garter sts...
Button cover: Crochet 3 button covers with crochet hook size 3 mm and 1 strand Cotton Viscose as follows: ....

Barbro Anderson 08.01.2008 - 08:09:

Mycket snygg!

Dianna Wilson 08.01.2008 - 04:44:

VERY NICE!

Bachis 07.01.2008 - 19:53:

Absolument génial.

Olga 31.12.2007 - 10:04:

Very feminine, wonderful drape

Marita Röper 29.12.2007 - 20:46:

Super Idee.... und so einfach... habe neulich ein einfaches Tuch dieser Art gestrickt und werde es nun um diesen Kragen ergänzen. Vielen Dank für diesen Vorschlag! Liebe Grüße Marita

Inger 21.12.2007 - 18:10:

Lekker

Anja 17.12.2007 - 21:24:

Denne ser kjempefin ut. Satser på at den kommer med så oppskriften blir tilgjengelig!

Yvonne 16.12.2007 - 12:23:

Den ser väldigt skön ut, enkel och fin.

Magnhild 16.12.2007 - 03:23:

Lekker og enkel.

Lena 15.12.2007 - 21:13:

Den här ser väldigt skön ut, superb svala sommarkvällar. Vill ha!

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