DROPS / 116 / 20

In the Alps by DROPS Design

DROPS poncho in ”Alaska” with Norwegian pattern. Size S to XXXL.

Corrections made to this pattern (after publication)

Chart M.1 in the printed book is incorrect. The online version is correct.

Updated online: 20.10.2009 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

See all corrections to catalogue DROPS 116

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PATTERN: See diagram M.1 – diagram shows 1 pattern repeat and the entire pattern is worked in stocking st.

PONCHO: Worked in the round on circular needle from bottom up.
Cast on 288-312-336-360 sts on circular needle size 4.5 mm with dark brown mix and work rib, K2/P4. When piece measures 4-5-6-7 cm dec all P4 to P3 = 240-260-280-300 sts. Change to circular needle size 6 mm and continue in M.1 (= 24-26-28-30 repeats across the round). REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! When M.1 is complete there are 72-78-84-90 sts on needle and piece measures approx 44-45-46-47 cm. Change to small circular needle size 4.5 mm and work rib, K2/P4 with dark brown mix for 15-16-17-18 cm. Cast off loosely with K over K and P over P.


= dark brown mix
= off-white
= beige
= K2 tog

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