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DROPS 78-26 by DROPS Design

Long DROPS jacket with lace pattern in "Bomull-Lin". Crochet DROPS hat in "Safran".

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DROPS design: Model no L-054
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Sizes: S - M - L - XL - XXL
Materials: DROPS Bomull-Lin from Garnstudio
550-600-650-700-800 g colour no 05, brown.

1 brown leather strap, approx. 150 cm in length.
DROPS Circular needle size 4.5 mm and 5.5 mm.
DROPS Needles size 4.5 mm and 5.5 mm
DROPS Coconut button, no 515: 6 items.

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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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.
Tension: Stocking st and M.1 to M.3: 18 sts x 24 rows with needle size 5.5 mm = 10 x 10 cm. M.4: approx. 15 sts with needle size 5.5 mm = 10 cm in width. Remember needle size is only a guide! Pattern: See diagram M.1 to M.4. The pattern in the diagram is seen from RS!

Ridge (back and forth on needle):
1 ridge = 2 rows: 1st row: K, 2nd row: K.

Buttonhole: Cast off for buttonholes on right band. 1 buttonhole = K 3rd and 4th st from mid front tog + 1YO over these sts on next row.
Cast off for buttonholes when the piece measures:
Size S: 20, 29, 38, 47, 56 and 65 cm.
Size M: 22, 31, 40, 49, 58 and 67 cm.
Size L: 24, 33, 42, 51, 60 and 69 cm.
Size XL: 26, 35, 44, 53, 62 and 71 cm.
Size XXL: 28, 37, 46, 55, 64 and 73 cm.

Body: The jacket is worked back and forth on the circular needle from mid front. Cast on 185-199-213-227-248 sts (incl 5 band sts in each side mid front) with circular needle size 4.5 mm and brown. Work M.1, 1st row = WS. Change to circular needle size 5.5 mm and continue M.2 - NOTE: 5 band sts in each side towards mid front are worked in ridges until finished length - remember buttonholes on band - see description above.
Remember knitting tension! When the piece measures 33-34-35-36-37 cm work M.3 - At the same time on the last row of M.3 dec 29-31-35-37-40 sts evenly on row (do not dec on bands) = 156-168-178-190-208 sts. Continue with M.4 until the piece measures 44-45-46-47-48 cm. Now work M.3 again - at the same time on the 2nd row inc 29-31-35-37-40 m evenly on row (do not inc on bands) = 185-199-213-227-248 sts. After M.3 continue with stocking st to finished length. When the piece measures 55-56-57-58-59 cm work the next row as follows (from RS): 45-48-51-55-60 sts (= right front piece), cast off 6-8-8-8-8 sts for armhole, work 83-87-95-101-112 sts (= back piece), cast off 6-8-8-8-8 sts for armhole, work 45-48-51-55-60 sts (= left front piece). Each piece is finished separately.

Left front piece: = 45-48-51-55-60 sts. Continue to cast off for armhole in side every 2nd row: 3 sts 1-1-1-1-2 times, 2 sts 0-1-3-4-5 times and 1 st 4-4-3-3-2 times = 38-39-39-41-42 sts. When the piece measures 66-68-70-72-74 cm put the 8 sts towards mid front on 1 thread for neck. Continue to cast off for neck every 2nd row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 2 times and 1 st 3-4-3-4-4 times = 20-20-21-22-23 sts remain on shoulder. Cast off remaining sts when the piece measures 74-76-78-80-82 cm.

Right front piece: = 45-48-51-55-60 sts. Work as for right front piece but reversed - remember buttonholes on band

Back piece: = 83-87-95-101-112 sts. Continue to cast off for armholes in each side as for front piece = 69-69-71-73-76 sts remain on needle. When the piece measures 72-74-76-78-80 cm cast off the middle 27-27-27-27-28 sts for neck. Continue to cast off 1 st on next row towards neck = 20-20-21-22-23 sts remain on each shoulder. Cast off remaining sts when the piece measures 74-76-78-80-82 cm.

Sleeves: Cast on 42-42-42-49-49 sts with needle size 4.5 mm and brown and work M.1. Change to needle size 5.5 mm and continue with M.2 until the piece measures 15 cm. Now work M.3 before working stocking st to finished length. At the same time when the piece measures 16 cm inc 2 sts mid underarm every 3.5-2.5-2-2-1.5 cm in total 9-11-13-12-14 times = 60-64-68-73-77 sts. When the piece measures 46-44-43-42-40 cm cast off 6sts mid under sleeve, and finish working back and forth on needles. Continue to cast off for the sleeve cap in each side every 2nd row: 2 sts 2-1-1-1-1 times and 1 st 6-9-11-12-14 times, continue to cast off 2 sts in each side until the piece measures 55 cm, then cast off 3 sts 1 time in each side. The piece measures approx. 56 cm, cast off remaining sts.

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams.

Neck: Pick up approx. 80 to 90 sts around the neck (incl sts from the thread in front) with circular needle size 4.5 mm and brown. Work 3 rows K (1st row = WS), then cast off with K on RS.

Sew in sleeves and buttons. Thread 1 leather strap in the upper row of holes on M.4.

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HAT

Size: one-size

Materials: DROPS Safran from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 22, brown.

DROPS Crochet hook size 3.5 mm.

Tension: 20 sts in width with hook size 3.5 mm = approx. 10 cm. Remember hook size is only a guide!

Hat: Crochet 7 ch with hook size 3.5 mm and work them in to a ring with 1 sl st.
1st round: 4 ch, * 1 tr, 1 ch *, repeat from *-* in total 7 times, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round (= 8 tr).
2nd round: 3 ch, 1 tr in ch-space, * 2 ch, 2 tr in next ch-space *, repeat from *-*, finish with 2 ch and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round (= 8 tr groups).
3rd round: 6 ch, * 2 tr in next ch-space, 3 ch *, repeat from *-* in total 7 times, finish with 1 tr in the last ch-space and 1 sl st in 3rd ch-space from beg of round.
4th round: 3 ch, 1 tr in ch-space, 1 ch, 2 tr in the same ch-space, * 1 ch in the next ch-space; 2 tr, 1 ch and 2 tr *, repeat from *-* in total 7 times, finish with 1 ch and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
5th round: 5 ch, * 2 tr in the next ch-space, 2 ch *, repeat from *-* in total 15 times, finish with 1 tr in the last ch-space and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round (= 16 tr groups).
6th round: 3 ch, 1 tr in the ch-space, * 3 ch, 2 tr in the next ch-space *, repeat from *-* in total 15 times, finish with 3 ch and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round (= 16 tr groups).
7th round: 4 ch, * in the next ch-space work 2 tr, 1 ch, 2 tr and 1 ch *, repeat from *-* in total 15 times, finish in the last ch-space with 2 tr, 1 ch, 1 tr and 1 sl st in the 3rd ch from beg.
8th round: 3 ch, 1 tr in the ch-space, * 2 ch, 2 tr in the next ch-space *, repeat from *-* in total 32 times, finish with 2 ch and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
9th round: 5 ch, * 2 tr in the next ch-space, 2 ch *, repeat from *-*, finish with 1 tr in the last ch-space and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
10th round: 3 ch, 1 tr in the ch-space, * 2 ch, 2 tr in the next ch-space *, repeat from *-* , finish with 2 ch and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of the round.
Continue to work the 9th and 10th round alternately upwards until the piece measures 13-14 cm from middle.
Then work as follows: 1 dc in each tr and 1 dc in each ch-space from the previous round.
Work 3 more rounds dc.
Finish as follows: * 3 ch, 1 dc in first ch (= 1 picot), skip 1 dc from previous round and work 1 sl st in the next dc *, repeat from *-* round whole hat, cut the strand and fasten.

Diagram

= knit on RS, purl on WS
= purl on RS, knit on WS
= yo
= K 2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to knit, K 1, psso.

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