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DROPS 114-7 by DROPS Design

DROPS leg warmers in ”Karisma” with cables.

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DROPS design: Pattern no U-570

Size: S/M – L/XL
Length: approx 60-62 cm / 23½”-24½”

Materials: DROPS KARISMA SUPERWASH from Garnstudio
300-300 g color no 55, light brown mix

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 3.5 mm / US 4 – or size needed to get 22 sts x 30 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4’’ x 4’’.

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 3 mm / US 2or3 – for rib.

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

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PATTERN: See diagram M.1 – diagram shows 1 horizontal repeat of pattern.

Dec as follows before 8 pattern sts: K2 tog.
Dec as follows after 8 pattern sts: K2 tog into back of loop.

Worked in the round from top down.
Cast on 120-140 sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2or3 with Karisma. Work M.1 for approx 15 cm / 6’’ (adjust to after a full repeat). Change to double pointed needles size 3.5 mm / US 4. Continue as follows: Work the first 8 sts in pattern as before = mid back, work remaining sts in stockinette st, AT THE SAME TIME on first round K2 tog on all cables (except the one mid back) = 98-114 sts. When piece measures 20 cm / 8’’ dec 1 st each side of the 8 pattern sts mid back – SEE DECREASING TIP, and repeat the dec on every 6th round a total of 15-17 times = 68-80 sts. When piece measures 52-54 cm / 20½”-21¼” change to double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2or3, K 1 round, AT THE SAME TIME inc 14-18 sts evenly (do not inc on the 8 pattern sts) = 82-98 sts. Continue in pattern as before on the first 8 sts and rib, K2/P2, on remaining sts until piece measures 60-62 cm / 23 5/8”-24 3/8”, cast/bind off loosely with K over K and P over P.


= K
= P
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K2, K2 from cable needle.

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