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Knitted DROPS bolero with lace pattern in "Vienna" or "Melody". Size: S to XXXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no O-301
Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

DROPS VIENNA from Garnstudio
100-100-100-100-100-150 g colour no 72, powder

Or use:
DROPS MELODY from Garnstudio
100-100-100-100-100-150 g colour no 01, off white

DROPS NEEDLES SIZE 8 mm - or size needed to get 12 sts x 14 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.

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pattern type: boleros, pattern/technique: lace, shape: all in one, sideways,

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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.
See M.1 (the diagram shows 1 repetition of the pattern seen from RS).

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

Cast on 36-38-38-38-42-42 sts on needle size 8 mm with Vienna or Melody. K 3 rows. Continue to work as follows: 4 sts in GARTER ST - see explanation above, M.1 (1st row = RS) over the next 28-30-30-30-34-34 sts (= 14-15-15-15-17-17 times) and 4 sts in GARTER ST. Continue like this until piece measures approx. 73-75-77-79-81-83 cm, now K 3 rows (beg from WS) over all sts. Cast off.

Sew tog for sleeves as follows (see chart): Place A against B and sew edge to edge from cast on edge and 10 cm in towards the middle. Place C against D and sew edge to edge from cast off edge and 10 cm in towards the middle.


= P from WS
= 1 YO between 2 sts
= K2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso
= knitting direction

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