DROPS / 123 / 17

Morgana by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS head band in ”Alpaca” with cables and bobbles.

DROPS design: Pattern no Z-522/523

Size: One-size
Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 9020m, light pearl grey

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES size 2.5 mm – or size needed to get 26 sts x 34 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm. 1 repeat of M.2 = height approx 8 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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See diagram M.1 to M.3 - diagram is seen from RS.
GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows.

Worked back and forth on 2 double pointed needles.
Cast on 30 sts on needle size 2.5 mm with Alpaca. K 1 row from WS and work next row as follows: 3 GARTER STS – see above, K2 in next st, P4, * K2 in each of the next 2 sts, P4 *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, K2 in next st, 3 garter sts = 38 sts. Continue in M.1 (= 32 sts) with 3 garter sts each side (row 1 in M.1 = WS), then work 6 vertical repeats of M.2 and finish with M.3. Work next row as follows (from WS): 3 garter sts, P2 tog, K4, * P2 tog, P2 tog, K4 *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times, P2 tog, and 3 garter sts = 30 sts. K 1 row from RS, then cast off with K sts from WS. Piece measures approx 52 cm. Sew head band tog mid back – sew edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam.

Gloves, see pattern 123-18


= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P1, K2 from cable needle.
= slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K2, P1 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle behind piece, K2, K2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K2, K2 from cable needle.
= BOBBLE: Work 5 sts in 1 st as follows: K1, 1 YO, K1, 1 YO, K1, work 4 rows stocking st back and forth on these 5 sts, then pass 2nd st over first st, 3rd st over first st, 4th st over first st and 5th st over first st = 1 st left.

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