DROPS / 108 / 54

DROPS 108-54 by DROPS Design

DROPS Shawl in wavy pattern in ”Kid-Silk”.

This pattern still doesn't have a name. Suggest one!

Length mid back: approx 40 cm [15 ¾”].
Width at top: approx 120 cm [47 ¼”].

Materials: DROPS Kid-Silk from Garnstudio
75 g color no 09, pearl gray

DROPS circular needle size 3 mm
[US 2.5] (80 cm [32’’]) – or size needed to obtain 24 sts x 51 rows in garter st and 28 sts x 32 rows in pattern = 10 x 10 cm [4’’ x 4’’].

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.

(Continue to pattern...)

Tips & Help

Thank you for choosing DROPS Design!

We do our best to make our patterns easy to follow.

For that purpose, each of our patterns has specific tutorial videos to help you, which you will find at the bottom of the page.

We have also step-by-step lessons to help you understand some of the techniques we use in our patterns. You'll find them here!

NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
Increasing tip-1: Inc inside 1 garter st by making 1 YO at the beg and at the end of every other row. Work YO into back of loop on return row.

Increasing tip-2: Inc by making 1 YO on each side of stitches with markers on every 8th row. Work YO into back of loop on return row.

Pattern: See diagram M.1 and M.2. Diagrams show the pattern from the RS.

Worked from top mid back and down towards bottom point, back and forth on circular needle. Note! Start a new ball of yarn at beg of row and not mid piece.
Cast on 12 sts on circular needle size 3 mm [US 2.5] with Kid-Silk. Insert 4 markers in piece, put marker in stitch #3, 5, 8 and 10.
Now continue in garter st, at the same time inc 1 st each side and 1 st on each side of all 4 markers – see Increasing tip-1 and -2! Continue like this until piece measures 35 cm [13 ¾”] mid back – there are now approx 366 sts on needle.
K 1 row from RS, at the same time inc to 378 sts (divisible by 21) evenly on row.
Work 1 vertical repeat of M.1 on all sts = 558 sts. Now work 5 vertical repeats of M.2.
Bind off loosely with 2 strands of the yarn held together.
Shawl measures approx 40 cm [15 ¾”].


= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= K 2 tog
= 1 YO between 2 sts

Do you need some help? Here's some tutorial videos that can help you!

For further pattern help, please contact the store where you bought the yarn. Having bought DROPS yarn, you are guaranteed to receive qualified help from a store specializing in the DROPS patterns.

All patterns are carefully reviewed, but we must make reservation for possible mistakes. All patterns are translated from Norwegian and you can always check the original pattern for measurements and calculations.

If you think you have found an error in the pattern, please post your remark or question in our Comments section. Go to original pattern for design DROPS 108-54.