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Knitted DROPS jacket in garter st and stripes in "Fabel" and "Alpaca". Size: S - XXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no FA-135
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL

Materials: DROPS FABEL from Garnstudio
Colour no 623pl, rose mist: 300-350-350-400-450 g
And use: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
Colour no 3112, powder pink: 50 g in all sizes

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm) SIZE 3 mm - or size needed to get 24 sts x 48 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm.

DROPS ANGULAR SILVER BUTTON NO 534: 5 pieces

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pattern type: jackets, shape: diagonal-knit, sideways, v-neck,
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STRIPES:
On front/back piece work stripes as follows:
* 1 cm (= 4 rows) Fabel, 1 RIDGE (= 2 rows in garter st) Alpaca, 3 cm (= 14 rows) Fabel, 1 RIDGE Alpaca, 5 cm (= 24 rows) Fabel, 1 RIDGE Alpaca, 7 cm (= 34 rows) Fabel, 1 RIDGE Alpaca *, repeat from *-*.

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The entire back and front pieces are worked in Garter st, i.e. K all rows. Worked back and forth on circular needle to make room for all the sts.

BACK PIECE:
The back piece is worked in 2 parts that are sewn tog mid back. Beg working at the armhole.

LEFT BACK PIECE:
Cast on 54-57-61-67-76 sts on circular needle size 3 mm with Fabel. Insert a marker in the 8th-9th-11th-15th-20th st (seen from RS). Work back and forth while AT THE SAME TIME working STRIPES - see explanation above - and AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st on each side of st with marker on every row from RS. Inc 1 st by making 1 YO, on next row knit YO twisted (i.e. work in the back loop of st instead front) to avoid holes.
When 16-18-22-24-24 rows (= approx. 3-3½-4½-5-5 cm) have been worked, continue as before (with inc) while AT THE SAME TIME dec (from RS) 1 st at beg of every 6th-6th-6th-6th-12th row a total of 5-5-5-5-3 times. Then continue back and forth (with inc) as before until 54-56-60-62-66 rows have been worked. Now inc (from WS) 1 st at the end of every 6th-6th-6th-6th-12th row a total of 5-5-5-5-3 times. AT THE SAME TIME when 68-68-70-70-74 rows have been worked, cast off the first 5 sts on needle from WS for neck. Continue working back and forth as before until there are a total of 137-142-150-158-171 sts on needle (= 51-53-57-62-69 sts before st with marker, 85-88-92-95-101 sts after st with marker). K 1 row from RS over all sts. On next row from WS, cast off the first 85-88-92-95-101 sts (= mid back) = 52-54-58-63-70 sts remain on needle (= bottom edge). Work back and forth over sts on needle for approx. 10-11-12-12-13 cm. Cast off.

RIGHT BACK PIECE:
Work as left back piece but reversed.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Cast on 54-57-61-67-76 sts on circular needle size 3 mm with Fabel. Insert a marker in the 47th-49th-51st-53rd-57th st (seen from RS).
Work back and forth while AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st on each side of st with marker on every row from RS and AT THE SAME TIME working STRIPES - see explanation above. When 16-18-22-24-24 rows (= approx. 3-3½-4½-5-5 cm) have been worked, continue as before while AT THE SAME TIME dec (from WS) 1 st at beg of every 6th-6th-6th-6th-12th row a total of 5-5-5-5-3 times. Then continue back and forth (with inc) as before until 54-56-60-62-66 rows have been worked. Now inc (from RS) 1 st at the end of every 6th-6th-6th-6th-12th row a total of 5-5-5-5-3 times. AT THE SAME TIME when 68-68-70-70-74 rows have been worked, cast off the first 8 sts on needle from RS for neck. Continue to cast off 4 sts for neck at beg of every row from RS a total of 9-10-11-12-12 times. AT THE SAME TIME continue working back and forth as before until there are a total of 98-99-103-107-120 sts on needle (= 46-45-45-44-50 sts before marker, 51-53-57-62-69 sts after marker). K 1 row from RS over all sts. Now slip the first 46-45-45-44-50 sts (seen from RS) on a stitch holder = 52-54-58-63-70 sts remain on needle (= bottom edge). Work back and forth over sts on needle for approx. 10-11-12-12-13 cm. Cast off.
BAND: Slip the 46-45-45-44-50 sts from stitch holder back on needle, in addition knit up 24-26-29-29-31 sts over the 10-11-12-12-13 cm worked at the end of front piece = 70-71-74-73-81 sts. Work back and forth with Fabel for approx. 2.5 cm. Cast off from RS.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Work as left front piece but reversed.
In addition when band measures approx. 1 cm, cast off for button holes as follows (from RS): Work 6-7-10-9-9 sts, cast off next st, * work 15-15-15-15-17 sts, cast off next st *, repeat from *-* a total of 3 times and work the remaining 15-15-15-15-17 sts. NOTE! Cast off the last button hole on the neckline. On next row cast on a new st where sts were cast off.

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on needle.
Cast on 63-65-67-69-71 sts (incl 1 edge st in each side) on needle size 3 mm with Fabel. Work in Garter st (= K all rows) back and forth for approx. 5 cm. Then work stocking st (= K from RS, P from WS) until finished measurements. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures approx. 7-7-8-8-9 cm, inc 1 st each side, repeat every 3-2½-1½-1½-1 cm a total of 9-11-14-16-18 times = 81-87-95-101-107 sts. Continue to work until piece measures 33-34-34-33-32 cm. Now insert a marker in each side, this marks the sleeve cap (i.e. start to sew the sleeve in the armholes on body here).
Continue to work back and forth until piece measures 2½-3-4-5-7½ cm from markers. Now cast off 1-2-8-9-13 sts at beg of the next 2 rows. Continue to cast off 4 sts in each side at beg of every row until piece measures approx. 40-41-41-41-41 cm. Now cast off 1-2-8-9-13 sts at beg of the next 2 rows. Then cast off the remaining sts.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the back piece tog mid back, edge to edge in front loop of outermost st with neat little sts. Sew the shoulder seams. Sew side seams. Sew sleeve seams (i.e. from bottom and up to markers) inside 1 edge st. Sew in sleeves.

NECK:
Knit up approx. 110 to 160 sts around the neck (also over the band in each side) on circular needle size 3 mm with Fabel from RS. Work 9 rows with Fabel back and forth over all sts. AT THE SAME TIME on the 6th row, cast off for one button hole over the other button holes on the band. Then work 2 rows with Alpaca before loosely casting off.
Sew on buttons.

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