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DROPS 102-47 by DROPS Design

DROPS legwarmers with cables in 2 threads ”Alpaca”.

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Size: S/M – L/XL
Length: 40 - 42 cm [15 3/4’’- 16½’’]

Materials: DROPS Alpaca from GARNSTUDIO
200-250 g color no. 0100, off white

DROPS Double pointed needles size 4 mm [US 6]- or needle size needed to make 19 sts x 25 rounds stockinette stitch with 2 threads = 10 x 10 cm [4” x 4”].

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pattern type: leg warmers, pattern/technique: cable, theme: christmas,

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

Legwarmers: Knit round on double pointed needles, from bottom and up. Cast on 72-96 m on double pointed needles size 4 mm [US 6] with 2 threads Alpaca. K1 round. Knit rib K3/P3 until piece measures 5 cm [2’’]. Knit following round like this: * M.1, P9 *, repeat *-* 6-8 times (Note! M.1 should be placed above K3). Continue until piece measures 7 cm [2 3/4’’], then dec 1 st in every other group of P sts, on every 5-5½ cm [2’’–2 ¼”] a total of 6 times = 54-72 m. I.e knit like this after all dec: * M.1, P9, M.1, P3 *, repeat *-*. When piece measures approx 35-37 cm [13 3/4’’-14½] - adjust after 1 full repeat of M.1 – knit 1 round at the same time dec 0-6 sts evenly distributed = 54-66 m. Then knit 1 round rib K3/P3. On following round inc 1 st in every group of P sts. Knit rib K3/P4 until piece measures 40-42 cm [15 3/4’’-16½]. Bindoff loosely with K over K and P over P. Knit one more legwarmer.


= K from RS
= yarn over between 2 sts
= slip next st as if to knit, K2, psso
= st not there this round

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