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DROPS 115-1 by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS Jacket with cables in ”Karisma” with 3/4 or long sleeves. Size S – XXXL.

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DROPS design: Pattern no U-585.

Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Materials: DROPS KARISMA from Garnstudio
Colour no 50, green mix:
3/4- sleeves:
400-450-500-550-600-650 g
Long sleeves:
500-550-600-650-700-750 g

DROPS POINTED NEEDLES size 4 mm – or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS Mother-of-pearl buttons w/hole no 522: 4 pcs.
DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 4 mm – for crochet border.

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GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.

PATTERN: See diagram M.1 and M.2. Diagram shows the pattern from RS.

BUTTONHOLES: Make buttonholes on right front band. 1 BUTTONHOLE = cast off 3rd st from mid front and cast on 1 new st on return row.
Make buttonholes when piece measures:
SIZE S: 12, 18, 24 and 30 cm.
SIZE M: 12, 18, 24 and 31 cm.
SIZE L: 12, 18, 25 and 32 cm.
SIZE XL: 12, 19, 26, 33 cm.
SIZE XXL: 12, 19, 27 and 34 cm
SIZE XXXL: 12, 19, 27 and 35 cm


BACK PIECE:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 86-94-102-114-126-138 sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 4 mm with Karisma. Work 6 rows GARTER ST – see above – and continue in stocking st. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! When piece measures 6 cm dec 1 st each side, and repeat the dec on every 2.5 cm a total of 6 times = 74-82-90-102-114-126 sts. When piece measures 24 cm inc 1 st each side, and repeat the inc on every 2.5-2.5-2.5-3-3-3 cm a total of 6 times = 86-94-102-114-126-138 sts. When piece measures 39-40-41-42-43-44 cm cast off for armhole each side at the beg of every row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 0-1-2-4-6-8 times and 1 st 1-2-3-4-5-6 times = 78-80-82-84-86-88 sts. When piece measures 56-58-60-62-64-66 cm cast off the middle 16-18-20-22-24-26 sts for neck, and complete each shoulder separately. Cast off 1 st on neckline on next row = 30 sts left on shoulder for all sizes. Cast off when piece measures 58-60-62-64-66-68 cm.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 65-69-73-79-85-91 sts (includes 1 edge st at the side and 6 front band sts towards mid front) on needle size 4 mm with Karisma. Work 6 rows garter st and continue as follows – from mid front and RS: 6 garter sts, K 11-13-15-18-21-24, M.1 (= 6 sts), P 23, M.2 (= 6 sts), K 12-14-16-19-22-25 and finish with 1 edge st in garter st.
Next row from WS: 1 edge st in garter st, P 12-14-16-19-22-25, M.2, K23, M.1, P 11-13-15-18-21-24, 6 garter sts.
Continue in pattern like this, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 4 cm dec 1 st each side of the 23 sts between cables – dec from RS by P2 tog each side – and repeat the dec on every 2 cm a total of 11 times = 43-47-51-57-63-69 sts. Remember BUTTONHOLES – see above.
READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING SECTION BEFORE CONTINUING!
After all dec between cables piece measures approx 24 cm. Continue in stocking st on all sts with front band as before. AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st at the side as described for back piece = 49-53-57-63-69-75 sts. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 31-32-33-34-35-36 cm work 1 st extra st into front band (i.e. number of sts remain the same, but no of front band sts inc and no of stocking sts dec), and repeat on every 1.5 cm a total of 15-16-17-18-19-20 times. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 34-36-38-40-42-44 cm inc 1 st towards mid front – work inc st in garter st - and repeat the inc on every 8 cm a total of 3 times. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 39-40-41-42-43-44 cm cast off for armhole at the side as described for back piece. When all inc and dec are complete there are 48-49-50-51-52-53 sts on needle. When piece measures 58-60-62-64-66-68 cm cast off 30 sts from shoulder towards neckline = 18-19-20-21-22-23 sts left on collar. Continue with shortened rows on collar, beg from RS, as follows: * work 2 rows garter st on all sts, work 2 rows garter st on the 9-10-10-11-11-12 sts towards mid front only *, repeat from *-*. Cast off when collar measures 6-7-7-8-8-9 cm (measured where shortest) from shoulder.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Like right front piece but mirrored and without buttonholes. Work first pattern row as follows – from the side and RS: 1 edge st, K 12-14-16-19-22-25, M.1 (= 6 sts), P 23, M.2 (= 6 sts), K 11-13-15-18-21-24, 6 garter sts.

3/4 -SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 56-58-60-62-64-66 sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 4 mm. Work 4 rows garter st and continue in stocking st. When piece measures 5 cm inc 1 st each side, and repeat the inc on every 3.5-3-2.5-2-1.5-1.5 cm a total of 8-9-10-13-14-16 times = 72-76-80-88-92-98 sts. When piece measures 34-33-33-32-31-29 cm (less for the larger sizes because of longer sleeve cap and wider shoulder) cast off for sleeve cap each side at the beg of every row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 4-4-4-4-4-5 times, 1 st 0-1-3-4-5-6 times, then 2 sts each side until piece measures 40-40-41-41-42-42 cm, now cast off 3 sts 1 time each side, and cast off remaining sts of. Piece measures approx 41-41-42-42-43-43 cm.

LONG SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 50-52-54-56-58-60 sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 4 mm. Work 4 rows garter st and continue in stocking st. When piece measures 8 cm inc 1 st each side, and repeat the inc on every 3.5-3-3-2-2-1.5 cm a total of 11-12-13-16-17-19 times = 72-76-80-88-92-98 sts. When piece measures 49-48-48-47-46-44 cm (less for the larger sizes because of longer sleeve cap and wider shoulder) cast off for sleeve cap each side at the beg of every row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 4-4-4-4-4-5 times, 1 st 0-1-3-4-5-6 times, then 2 sts each side until piece measures 55-55-56-56-57-57 cm, now cast off 3 sts 1 time each side, and cast off remaining sts of. Piece measures approx 56-56-57-57-58-58 cm.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams. Set in sleeves. Sew side and sleeve seams inside 1 edge st. Sew collar tog mid back and sew collar to neckline. Sew on buttons to fit buttonholes.

CROCHET BORDER: Crochet a border along front bands and collar with Karisma and crochet hook size 4 mm as follows: * 1 dc, 3 ch, skip approx 1-1.5 cm *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 dc.

Diagram

= K from RS, P from RS
= Slip 3 sts on cable needle behind piece, k3, K3 from cable needle
= Slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, k3, K3 from cable needle


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