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Knitted DROPS skirt with lace pattern in ”Muskat”. Size S - XXXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no R-560

Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS MUSKAT from Garnstudio
400-400-450-500-550-600 g colour no 61, light beige

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 + 60 cm) size 4 mm – or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm. 1 repeat of M.1 = width 8.5 cm.
Elastic: approx 65-110 cm.

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.

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PATTERN:
See diagram M.1. Diagram shows the pattern from RS. NOTE: Skip gaps in diagram and next st after gap is next st on round.
DECREASING TIP:
Dec 1 st to the right and to the left of all markers alternately, i.e. on first round with decreases dec on the right side of markers and on second round with decreases dec on the left side of markers.
Dec as follows BEFORE marker (= right side), beg 2 sts before marker: slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso.
Dec as follows AFTER marker (= left side): K2 tog.
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SKIRT:
Worked in the round from bottom edge towards the waist. LOOSELY cast on 208-224-256-272-304-336 sts on circular needle size 4 mm with Muskat. K 1 round, P 1 round and continue in M.1. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! After 5 vertical repeats of M.1 (piece measures approx 30 cm) work next round as follows: * K2 tog, K14 *, repeat from *-* across the round = 195-210-240-255-285-315 sts on needle. Now insert 6 markers in piece as follows: * 1 marker after 32-35-40-42-47-52 sts, 1 marker after 33-35-40-43-48-53 sts *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, last marker will now be at beg of round. Now continue in stocking st. AT THE SAME TIME on round 6 in stocking st dec 1 st by all markers – See DECREASING TIP (= 6 dec sts per round). Repeat the dec on every 6th round a total of 6-7-7-9-10-10 times and then on every 4th round a total of 3-2-4-2-2-4 times = 141-156-174-189-213-231 sts. When piece measures 50-52-54-56-58-60 cm P 1 round (= folding edge) and then work 2 cm stocking st, cast off loosely.

ASSEMBLY:
Fold waist double towards WS and fasten, leave a small opening and thread the elastic through.

Diagram

= K
= P
= 1 YO
= K2 tog
= P2 tog
= P3 tog

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