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Breaking Waves by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS skirt with zigzag pattern and stripes in ”Muskat”. Size S-XXXL.

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PATTERN:
See diagram M.1 - M.7.

STRIPES IN RIDGES:
(1 repetition of M.2 vertically = 1 ridge (2 rounds in garter st))
4 ridges in light blue
2 ridges in ice blue
2 ridges in light blue purple
4 ridges in off white

STRIPES IN STOCKING ST:
3 rounds in lilac
2 rounds in light blue purple
3 rounds in off white
3 rounds in ice blue
3 rounds in light blue
2 rounds in off white
3 rounds in lilac
5 rounds in light blue
3 rounds in ice blue
3 rounds in light blue purple
5 rounds in off white
Repeat stripe repetition until anything else is stated.
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SKIRT:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 320-340-360-400-440-480 sts on circular needle size 3 mm with light blue.
Work M.1 - See PATTERN (= 16-17-18-20-22-24 repetitions). When M.1 has been worked 1 time vertically, there are 288-306-324-360-396-432 sts on needle. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! Continue with M.2 AT THE SAME TIME work STRIPES IN RIDGES - see explanation above! Then work M.3 1 time vertically over all sts (= 256-272-288-320-352-384 sts) AT THE SAME TIME start to work STRIPES IN STOCKING ST - see explanation above!
Continue with M.4 over M.3.
When piece measures 29-31-33-35-37-39 cm (finish after one whole repetition of M.4), work M.5 1 time vertically over all sts = 224-238-252-280-308-336 sts.
Continue with M.6 over M.5.
When piece measures 40-42-44-46-48-50 cm, finish the stripe pattern (finish after one whole repetition of M.6), switch to off white and work M.7 1 time vertically over all sts = 192-204-216-240-264-288 sts.
On next round, dec 40-40-38-38-38-36 sts evenly = 152-164-178-202-226-252 sts.
Then work in stocking st and off white. When piece measures 46-48-50-52-54-56 cm, P 1 round (= folding edge), then work in stocking st for 2 cm for edge before loosely casting off.

ASSEMBLY:
Fold the edge double towards the WS and fasten with neat stitches. Leave a little opening to thread the elastic through.

Diagram

= K
= P
= 1 YO between 2 sts, on next round K YO twisted, i.e. work in the back loop of st
= slip 1 st as if to K, K 2 tog, psso
= K 2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso

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