DROPS Baby / 19 / 19

Sweet Sorbet by DROPS Design

Set of dress with textured pattern plus booties with ruffles for baby and children in DROPS BabyMerino

DROPS design: Pattern no BM-022-by-BM-023-by
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DRESS:

Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 - 3/4) years
Size in cm: 50/56- 62/68- 74/80 (86/92-98/104)
Materials: DROPS BABY MERINO
100-150-150 (200-200) g colour no 15, light purple

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm) size 3 mm - or size needed to get 24 sts x 32 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 cm) size 2.5 mm – for rib.
DROPS WOODEN BUTTON LIGHT, no 503: 4 pcs.
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BOOTIE:
Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 - 3/4) years
To fit foot length: 10-11-12 (14-16) cm
Materials: DROPS BABY MERINO
50 g for all sizes colour no 15, light purple

DROPS POINTED NEEDLES size 2.5 mm - or size needed to get 26 sts x 34 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
DRESS:
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.
DOUBLE MOSS ST:
Row 1: * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-*.
Row 2: K over K and P over P.
Row 3: P over K and K over P.
Row 4: like row 2.
Repeat row 1-4.
DECREASING TIP:
Dec as follows before marker, beg 2 sts before marker: slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso.
Dec as follows after marker: K2 tog.
PATTERN:
See diagrams M.1 and M.2. Diagrams show the pattern from RS.
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DRESS:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 392-420-448 (476-504) sts on circular needle size 2.5 mm with Baby Merino. Work rib as follows: P2, * K10, P4 *, repeat from *-* until 12 sts remain and finish with K10 and P2.
Continue like this for 5-5-6 (6-7) cm. Now dec 1 st on both sides of each K-section by working the K10 as follows (work the P4 as before): slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso, K sts until 2 sts remain, K2 tog.
Repeat this dec on every other round a total of 4 times = 168-180-192 (204-216) sts. Work 1 round with K over K and P over P. Change to circular needle size 3 mm and K 1 round on all sts, AT THE SAME TIME dec 36-36-32 (28-32) sts evenly = 132-144-160 (176-184) sts.
Insert 1 marker at beg of round and 1 marker after 66-72-80 (88-92) sts (to mark the sides). Now measure piece from here!
Continue in stocking st on all sts.
When piece measures 2-2-3 (3-3) cm from marker dec 1 st on each side of both markers – see DECREASING TIP - on every 2-2-2 (3-3.5) cm a total of 5 times = 112-124-140 (156-164) sts. Continue until piece measures 11-12-13 (16-18) cm from marker. Now work M.1 on all sts. After 1 vertical repeat of M.1 continue in DOUBLE MOSS ST – see above - on all sts.
When piece measures 16-17-19 (23-27) cm from marker cast off 6 sts each side (i.e. 3 sts on each side of marker) for armhole. Now complete front and back pieces separately.

BACK PIECE:
= 50-56-64 (72-76) sts. Continue back and forth on needle in double moss st. AT THE SAME TIME cast off to shape the armhole each side on every other row: 2 sts 4 times and 1 st 1 time = 32-38-46 (54-58) sts.
Now work M.2 on all sts. After 1 vertical repeat of M.2 continue in double moss st until piece measures 24-26-29 (34-39) cm from marker. Now cast off the middle 18-22-24 (26-30) sts for neck and complete each side separately. Cast off 1 st on neckline on next row = 6-7-10 (13-13) sts left on shoulder. Piece now measures approx 25-27-30 (35-40) cm from marker. Slip sts on a stitch holder.

FRONT PIECE:
= 50-56-64 (72-76) sts.
Continue back and forth on needle in double moss st, AT THE SAME TIME cast off for armhole as described for back piece = 32-38-46 (54-58) sts. Now work M.2 on all sts. After 1 vertical repeat of M.2 continue in double moss st until piece measures approx 21-22-25 (29-34) cm from marker. Now cast off the middle 10-14-16 (18-22) sts for neck and complete each side separately.

RIGHT SHOULDER:
= 11-12-15 (18-18) sts. Continue in double moss st. AT THE SAME TIME cast off to shape the neckline at the beg of every row from mid front: 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 1 time = 6-7-10 (13-13) sts left on shoulder. Continue until piece measures 25-27-30 (35-40) cm. Slip sts on a stitch holder.

LEFT SHOULDER:
Like right shoulder.

NECKLINE:
Pick up 48 to 64 sts (divisible by 4) from RS round neck on front piece on circular needle size 2.5 mm. K 1 row from WS and continue as follows from RS: 1 GARTER ST – see above, * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with K2 and 1 garter st.
Continue like this back and forth on needle until neckline measures 2-2-2 (3-3) cm. Cast off with K over K and P over P.
Pick up 32 to 48 sts (divisible by 4) from RS round neck on back piece. K 1 row from WS and continue as follows from RS: 1 garter st, * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with K2 and 1 garter st.
Continue like this back and forth on needle until neckline measures 2-2-2 (3-3) cm. Cast off with K over K and P over P.

EDGE ROUND ARMHOLE:
Beg by shoulder. Pick up 52 to 84 sts (divisible by 4) from RS round armhole on circular needle size 2.5 mm. K 1 row from WS and continue as follows from RS: 1 garter st, * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with K2 and 1 garter st.
Continue like this back and forth on needle until edge measures 2-2-2 (3-3) cm. Cast off with K over K and P over P.

BUTTON BAND FRONT PIECE:
Right shoulder:
Pick up 6-6-6 (8-8) sts inside 1 garter st on neckline on circular needle size 2.5 mm, work the 6-7-10 (13-13) sts from stitch holder on shoulder back on needle and then pick up 6-6-6 (8-8) sts inside 1 garter st on armhole edge = 18-19-22 (29-29) sts. K 1 row from WS, AT THE SAME TIME inc 2-1-2 (3-3) sts evenly = 20-20-24 (32-32) sts. Continue as follows from RS: 1 garter st, * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-* and finish with K2 and 1 garter st. Continue like this until edge measures approx 1 cm. Now make buttonholes as follows (from RS): 1 garter st, K2, P2, K2 tog, 1 YO, P2, * K2, P2 *, repeat from *-* until 7 sts remain, 1 YO, K2 tog, P2, K2 and 1 garter st. Continue in rib as before until edge measures 2 to 3 cm. Cast off with K over K and P over P.

Left shoulder:
Like right shoulder.

BUTTON EDGE BACK PIECE:
Work edge for 2-3 cm on each shoulder as described for front piece, but WITHOUT buttonholes.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew buttons on shoulders.
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BOOTIE:
Worked back and forth on needle from mid back. Cast on 122-122-134 (134-146) sts (includes 1 edge st each side) on needle size 2.5 mm with Baby Merino. P 1 row from WS and work 2 rows rib P3/K9 with 1 edge st each side. On next row dec all K9 to K7 as follows (work all P3 and 1 edge st each side as before): slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso, K sts in K-section until 2 sts remain, K2 tog = 102-102-112 (112-122) sts. Work 1 row with K over K and P over P. On next row dec all K7 to K5 in the same way as before = 82-82-90 (90-98) sts. Work 1 row with K over K and P over P. On next row dec all K5 to K3 in the same way as before = 62-62-68 (68-74) sts. Work 1 row with K over K and P over P. On next row dec all K3 to K1 as follows (work all P3 and 1 edge st each side as before): slip 1 st as if to K, K2 tog, psso = 42-42-46 (46-50) sts. Now continue in rib P3/K1 with 1 edge st each side until piece measures 5-6-6 (7-7) cm - adjust to a row from WS. P 1 row from WS, AT THE SAME TIME dec 7-3-7 (3-7) sts evenly = 35-39-39 (43-43) sts. K 6 rows on all sts. Now slip 12-12-12 (16-16) sts each side on stitch holders = 11-15-15 (11-11) sts left on needle (= upper foot). Work 4-4.5-5 (6-8) cm rib on these sts as follows (as seen from RS): * P3, K1 *, repeat from *-* and finish with P3. Now pick up 10-11-13 (16-21) sts each side of upper foot and slip sts from stitch holders back on needle = 55-61-65 (75-85) sts in total. Continue K these sts back and forth on needle from mid back - AT THE SAME TIME after 1.5-2.5-3 (3-4) cm dec as follows: K2 tog at the beg and end of row and each side of the middle st. Repeat the dec on every other row until piece measures 3-4-5 (5-6) cm from where sts were picked up. Cast off and sew seam under foot in outer loops of sts. Sew seam up along rib mid back inside 1 edge st.

This pattern has been corrected. .

Updated online: 16.04.2010
DRESS: Some numbers on the online pattern for the smallest size has been changed. The printed books are correct.
Updated online: 09.09.2010
Materials: DROPS BABY MERINO from Garnstudio
100-150-150 (200-200) g color no 15, light purple

Diagram

= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS

Linda 04.03.2019 - 01:06:

Veldig søt kjole, enkel å strikke. Den ser jo avansert ut, men oppskriften er helt grei å følge.

Francesca 14.11.2018 - 11:06:

Buongiorno! Sono arrivata a riprendere le maglie per davanti dietro e scalfi ma le indicazioni danno due riferimenti oltanto di numero di maglie. Ho lavorato la tg 6/9 quale devo considerare?esempio “Bordo attorno allo scalfo 52-84”. Grazie mille

DROPS Design 14.11.2018 kl. 11:41:

Buongiorno Francesca. Deve riprendere un numero di maglie compreso tra 52 e 84 maglie e che sia divisibile per 4. Buon lavoro!

Francesca 09.11.2018 - 14:33:

Mi scuso ma si, mi riferivo alla spiegazione da lei data...grazie. mi sono confusa perché leggendo tutta la spiegazione mi sono accorta che la grana di riso doppia non l'ho mai trovata su due maglie.... comunque ok seguo. grazie

Francesca 09.11.2018 - 10:42:

Mi scuso ma ho ancora difficolta' a comprendere: il diagramma M1 indica due ferri a rovescio e due al dritto e poi si ripetono? Perché dalla spiegazione di M1 sembra essere invece la semplice grana di riso ! Come devo interpretare? Grazie mille.

DROPS Design 09.11.2018 kl. 11:08:

Buongiorno Francesca, a quale spiegazione di riferisce? Deve seguire la legenda, se lavora in tondo sono due giri rovescio e due giri diritto che si ripetono. Buon lavoro!

Francesca 26.10.2018 - 12:44:

Un consiglio ' quando indica 36-36-32 (28-32) diminuzioni in modo uniforme'...: quale diminuzione si consiglia? 2 insieme al dritto o un'accavallata? grazie!

DROPS Design 26.10.2018 kl. 13:39:

Buongiorno Francesca. Può diminuire lavorando 2 maglie insieme a diritto. Buon lavoro!

Francesca 24.10.2018 - 19:13:

Buongiorno, avrei bisogno di capire.... dopo il primo giro la frase 'Continuare come segue per 5-5-6 (6-7) cm.' si riferisce non a quello che chiede dopo ( 'diminuire 1 m. su entrambi i lati di ogni sezione a dir. ') bensi al giro appena terminato giusto? 10 dr e 4 rov.....sarebbero le pieghe del vestito....non capisco :) grazie per il supporto!

DROPS Design 24.10.2018 kl. 20:23:

Buonasera Francesca, abbiamo modificato il testo, deve lavorare come la parte precedente per la lunghezza indicata. Buon lavoro!

Betty Maguire 29.10.2016 - 18:08:

When you say M1 are you kfb or pulling bar loop for new stitch? I seem to have a problem with doing the 2nd row of M1 using the bar loop. Thanks

DROPS Design 31.10.2016 kl. 10:20:

Dear Mrs Maguire, M1 refers here to the diagram you will find at the bottom of the page, same with M2 - read more about diagrams here. Happy knitting!

Miri Yawitz 16.08.2016 - 19:30:

Hi. I don't understand the instructions. If I start with 160 stiches and I need to decrease 2 stitches every 2 cm for a total of 5 times. Then, I will have left 150 stitches (total decrese of 10 stitches) and not 140 stitches as indicated. I'm stuck right now. Thanks.

DROPS Design 16.08.2016 kl. 19:42:

Dear Mrs Yawitz, you've to decrease 1 st on each side of both markers, so 2 dec at each markers, and 4 sts dec on each dec round, for a total of 20 dec sts. Happy knitting!

Toni 14.09.2015 - 18:31:

Hallo, was bedeutet "Die Abnahmen bei jeder 2. re. 4 Mal wiederholen"? Heißt das, man strickt nach einer Runde mit Abnahmen eine Runde li über li und re über re und fährt dann mit Abnahmen fort oder strickt man alle Abnahme-Runden hintereinander weg?

DROPS Design 15.09.2015 kl. 20:40:

Es muss heißen: Bei jeder 2. Rd. Das bedeutet, dass Sie 1 Rd mit Abnahmen stricken, dann wieder eine Runde ohne, dann wieder eine mit, wieder eine ohne usw, bis Sie in 4 Rd abgenommen haben. Es gibt also jeweils eine Zwischenrunde. Der "Vertipper" wird gleich korrigiert.

Anja 28.01.2015 - 11:15:

Ein wunderschönes, süßes Kleidchen, daß leicht und schnell zu stricken ist. Habe aber für Größe 1/3 Monate, wie Anna, ebenfalls 150g Wolle gebraucht.

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