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Knitted DROPS head band with cables in ”Nepal”.

DROPS design: Pattern no NE-012
Size: one-size

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 4311, grey/purple

DROPS POINTED NEEDLES size 4.5 mm - or size needed to get 18 sts x 23 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 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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Tags: cable, headbands,

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

PATTERN: See diagram M.1, M.2 and M.3. Diagrams show the pattern from RS.

Piece worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 25 sts on needle size 4.5 mm with Nepal and work 2 rows GARTER ST – see above. Work next row as follows from RS: 3 garter sts, M.1 (= 19 sts), 3 garter sts. After M.1 there are 30 sts on needle. Now work M.2 with 3 garter sts each side until piece measures approx 52 to 57 cm – adjust to after row 11 or 23 in M.2. Now work M.3 with 3 garter sts each side = 25 sts on needle. After M.3 work 2 rows garter st and cast off.
Sew the ear warmer tog mid back with the 2 garter st rows towards each other.


= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= work 2 sts in this st
= K2 tog
= slip 4 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K4, K4 from cable needle
= slip 4 sts on cable needle behind piece, K4, K4 from cable needle

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