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Warm Hug Set by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS cushion cover with cables in ”Nepal”.

DROPS design: Pattern no NE-002

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
250 g color no 0100, off-white

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 5 mm / US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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pattern type: blankets, pillows, pattern/technique: cable,

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PATTERN: See diagram M.1. Diagram shows the pattern from RS.

GARTER ST (back and forth on needle): K all rows.

The square with pattern measures approx: width 33 cm / 13'' and height: 25 cm / 9 3/4''. Cushions may vary in size so adjust your measurements, i.e. the no of garter st rows, to your cushion.

SQUARE WITH PATTERN (width of cushion cover):
Cast on 56 sts on needle size 5 mm / US 8 with Nepal. Work back and forth in GARTER ST - see above.
After approx 3 to 8 cm / 1"-3'' inc 20 sts evenly on next row from RS = 76 sts. K 1 row from WS and continue in M.1.
After 1 vertical repeat of M.1 K 1 row from RS, AT THE SAME TIME dec 20 sts evenly = 56 sts. K 1 row from WS. Continue back and forth in garter st for approx 3 to 8 cm / 1"-3''. Bind off.

FRONT PIECE (length of cushion cover):
Pick up 1 st in approx every other row along one side. Work garter st back and forth on needle for approx 6 to 12 cm / 2½"-4¾''. Bind off. Work in the same way on the other side.

Pick up 1 st in each st along the long side. Work stockinette st back and forth to the same width as described for front piece. Bind off.

Sew tog the short sides inside 1 edge st. Fill cover with your cushion and sew the long sides tog in outer loops of sts to avoid a chunky seam.


= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= slip 3 sts on cable needle behind piece, K3, K3 from cable needle
= slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K3, P1 from cable needle
= slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P1, K3 from cable needle

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