DROPS Baby / 16 / 1

Little Peach by DROPS Design

Set of knitted poncho with hood and booties for baby and children in DROPS Eskimo

Tags: hood, ponchos, sets, socks,

PONCHO:
Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 – 3/4) years
Size in cm: 50/56 - 62/68 - 74/80 (86/92 - 98/104)
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
250-250-300 (300-350) g colour no 30, pink

BOOTIES:
Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 – 3/4) years
To fit foot length: 10-11-12 (14-16) cm
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
50-50-50 (100-100) g colour no 30, pink
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PONCHO:
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE size 8 mm (60 cm) – or size needed to get 11 sts x 15 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 10 mm – for tie strings.

BOOTIES:
DROPS POINTED NEEDLES size 7 mm – or size needed to get 12 sts x 16 row in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.

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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.

MOSS ST:
Row 1: * K1, P1 *, repeat from *-*.
Row 2: K over P and P over K. Repeat row 2.

INCREASING TIP: Inc 1 st by making 1 YO. Work YO into back of loop on return row to avoid a hole.
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PONCHO:
Worked from top down, beg with hood.
Cast on 37-39-41 (45-47) sts on circular needle size 8 mm with Eskimo. Work moss st – SEE ABOVE – back and forth on needle with 3 garter sts – SEE ABOVE – each side.
REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION!
When piece measures 19-21-23 (25-27) cm K 1 row from RS, AT THE SAME TIME dec 3-3-3 (7-7) sts evenly (do not dec on the 3 garter sts each side) = 34-36-38 (38-40) sts.
Insert 4 markers in piece as follows (as seen from RS): M-1 after 4 sts, M-2 after 13-14-15 (15-16) sts, M-3 after 21-22-23 (23-24) sts and M-4 after 30-32-34 (34-36) sts. Now piece are measured from here.
K 1 row from WS.
READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING SECTION BEFORE CONTINUING!
Continue in stocking st back and forth on needle with 3 garter sts each side towards mid front, AT THE SAME TIME on first row from RS inc as follows – SEE INCREASING TIP: 1 st AFTER M-1, 1 st BEFORE M-2, 1 st AFTER M-3, 1 st BEFORE M-4 (= 4 inc). Repeat the inc on every other row another 15-17-18 (20-21) times = 98-108-114 (122-128) sts.
AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 6-7-8 (9-10) cm continue in the round in stocking st - P the 6 sts mid front on first round, and then work them in stocking st. After all inc are complete work 1 round stocking st on all sts and continue in moss st for 4-4-5 (5-6) cm. Work 1 round stocking st and cast off loosely.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew hood tog at the top, sew in outer loops of sts top avoid a chunky seam.

TIE STRINGS:
Crochet a string of ch measuring approx 1 meter with 2 threads Eskimo. Thread string through row after the garter st on neckline. Tie a knot either end.
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BOOTIES:
Worked back and forth on needle from toe towards the heel.
Cast on 16-16-18 (18-20) sts on needle size 7 mm with Eskimo. Work stocking st with 1 garter st each side until piece measures approx 4-4½-5 (6-6½) cm – adjust so that next row is from RS.
REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! Now work 2 sts in each of the middle 2 sts (to make bootie wider at top of foot) = 18-18-20 (20-22) sts, P return row. Now slip the first 9-9-10 (10-11) sts on a stitch holder.

FIRST SIDE: Work remaining 9-9-10 (10-11) sts on row. Work return row and cast on 5-6-6 (7-7) new sts at the end of row – work new sts in garter st and work remaining sts as before = 14-15-16 (17-18) sts. Continue as follows: * 1 row on the first 5-6-6 (7-7) sts, turn piece and work return row, 1 row on all sts, turn piece and work return row *, repeat from *-* until piece measures 10-11-12 (14-16) cm where longest, cast off.

THE OTHER SIDE: Slip sts on stitch holder back on needle, K 1 row from RS and now cast on 5-6-6 (7-7) new sts at the end of row = 14-15-16 (17-18) sts. Continue as described for first side until piece measures 10-11-12 (14-16) cm, cast off.

ASSEMBLY: Fold bootie double and sew tog mid back and under foot – sew in outer loops of sts to avoid a chunky seam. Run a thread round the toe, tighten and fasten.

Diagram


Blanca 17.07.2019 - 21:17:

Este parrafo no tiene ningun sntido: AL MISMO TIEMPO, cuando la pieza mida 6-7-8 (9-10) cm, continuar en redondo en pt jersey – tejer los 6 pts del centro del frente de revés, en la primera vta, y, después, tejerlos en pt jersey. Me lo pueden explicar?

Lynn Beall 10.07.2019 - 06:00:

I do not understand the marker row. I have decreased from 41 st. to 38 st. on decrease row. The number of stitches between the increases on the marker row adds up to more than 38 stitches. What am I not understanding? Thanks for your help!

DROPS Design 10.07.2019 kl. 09:25:

Dear Mrs Beall, count the stitches from the beg of row: first marker after 4 stitches, 2nd marker after a total of 15 sts (from beg of row), 3rd marker after a total of 23 sts (from beg of row) and the last marker after a total of 34 sts (from beg of row). Happy knintting!

Rina 08.07.2019 - 16:32:

Making this pattern for the second time. Love it! So cute!

Kandi 05.07.2019 - 22:03:

I agree with Sherry, the instructions are not clear, got it through the hood and two knit rows, then the rest is very hard to understand! Is the cape part sewed up in back? Grrrrrr, so frustrated! Such a cute pattern,I give up!

DROPS Design 08.07.2019 kl. 11:25:

Dear Kandi, when the hood has been worked, you will now work the "body" of the poncho, after the decreases insert markers (for increases) and work now first back and forth until the vent mid front is done and continue then in the round after the vent, increasing at the markers every other round/row. Happy knitting!

Yassif 01.05.2019 - 13:45:

S'il vous plait es ce que : "tricoter les 6 m du milieu devant à l'envers au 1er tour, puis les tricoter en jersey" veux dire qu'on tricote le premier tour à l'endroit sauf les 6 mailles au milieu (à l'envers) puis à partir du 2eme rang on tricote TOUTES les mailles à l'endroit (puisque on tricote jersey en rond). merci

DROPS Design 01.05.2019 kl. 17:31:

Bonjour Yassif. Oui, vous avez bien compris. Quand vous commencez à tricoter en rond, sur le 1er tour vous tricotez à l’endroit, sauf les 6 mailles au milieu (à l’envers) et puis, à partir du 2eme tour, vous tricotez toutes les mailles à l ‘endroit. Bon tricot !

Cindy Blanchard 22.04.2019 - 01:33:

I love drops very much so. Please explain how to insert the chain in the hoody. Is it every other stitch or so? Tussen tak

DROPS Design 22.04.2019 kl. 13:16:

Dear Cindy, yes, you insert it between stitches, after every 2-3 sts. Happy crafting!

Aneta 20.04.2019 - 14:27:

Czy maja państwo „instrukcje” jak zrobić to ponczo ??? Bo to co jest w opisie jest koszmarnie nieczytelne !!! Nie wspominając juz o schemacie!! Ja robię swetry od dołu i dla mnie państwa instrukcje są bardzo nieczytelne

Sherry 07.04.2019 - 03:44:

If you have CLEAR instructions/picture/video on booties I would LOVE some help the video you directed me to was NOT HELPFUL ... Very frustrating. ...

DROPS Design 08.04.2019 kl. 09:32:

Dear Sherry, we are very sorry to read that you have so many problems with this pattern, please explain here the sections of the pattern you don't understand - and remember for any individual assistance, please contact the store where you bought the yarn, even per mail or telephone. Happy knitting!

Sherry 07.04.2019 - 03:38:

What a NIGHTMARE! I will NEVER DO ANOTHER DROPS PATTERN AGAIN!

Gerda 01.04.2019 - 19:21:

Ik vond het een heel duidelijk patroon van de poncho! Ik moet hem nog even afwerken, maar hij lijkt heel leuk te worden!

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