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DROPS 108-35 by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS hat with cable pattern in ”Karisma Superwash”. Yarn alternative ”Merino”.

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HAT:
Sizes: S/M – L/XL
Fits head size: 54/56 – 56/58 cm
Materials: DROPS Karisma Superwash
100 g for both sizes, colour no 55, light beige/brown.

DROPS double pointed needles size 4 mm – or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS double pointed needles size 3.5 mm- for rib

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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Tags: cable, hats,

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Pattern: See diagram M.1 and M.2. The diagram shows the pattern from the RS.


HAT: Cast on 124-132 sts on double pointed needles size 3.5 mm with Karisma. K 2 rounds and continue in rib, K2/P2. When piece measures 5 cm P 1 round, at the same time inc 20-21 sts evenly on round = 144-153 sts. Change to double pointed needles size 4 mm and continue as follows: M.1 (= 15 sts), P 9-10 sts * M.2 (= 6 sts), P 9-10 sts *, repeat from *-* a total of 8 times. Continue in pattern like this. Remember the knitting tension! When piece measures 14-15 cm dec 1 st at the right and left side alternately of each P-section (= 9 dec per round) on every 2 cm a total of 7 times (dec by K tog the 2 outermost sts in each P-section) = 81-90 sts. On next row work all sts tog 2 by 2 = 41-45 sts, and on next row work all sts tog 2 by 2 again = 21-23 sts. Cut the thread, pull through remaining sts, tighten thread and fasten. Hat measures approx 27-28 cm.

Diagram

= K
= P
= Slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K3, P1 from cable needle.
= Slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P1, K3 from cable needle.
= Slip 3 sts on cable needle behind piece, K3, K3 from cable needle.
= Slip 3 sts on cable in front of piece, K3, K3 from cable needle.

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