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Knitted DROPS asymmetric jacket with cables in "Nepal". Size: S - XXXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no NE-063
Yarn group C
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 78-88-94-106-118-130 cm / 30 3/4"-34½"-37"-41 3/4"-46½"-51"
Full length: 67-70-73-76-79-81 cm / 26 3/8''-27½''-28¾''-30''-31''-32''

Materials: DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
Color no 501, gray mix: 800-900-950-1050-1150-1250 g

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE size 5 mm / US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st with Nepal = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS BUTTON #534, angular silver: 3 pieces for all sizes

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pattern type: jackets, pattern/technique: cable, shape: a-shape, asymmetric, v-neck,

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

DECREASE TIP (applies to back piece):
All dec are done from RS. Dec 1 st in each side as follows: Work 2 sts, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso. Work until 4 sts remain on needle, K the next 2 sts tog, work the last 2 sts.

PATTERN:
See diagram M.1 (the diagram shows all rows in the pattern seen from RS).

BUTTON HOLES:
Bind off for 3 button holes on right front band.
1 BUTTON HOLE = bind off 4th st from edge and cast on 1 new st on next row over this st.
Bind off for button holes when piece measures approx.:
SIZE S: 26, 33, 40 cm / 10¼", 13", 15¾"
SIZE M: 27, 34, 41 cm / 10½", 13¼", 16"
SIZE L: 29, 36, 43 cm / 11½", 14¼", 17"
SIZE XL: 30, 37, 44 cm / 11¾", 14½", 17¼"
SIZE XXL: 32, 39, 46 cm / 12½", 15¼", 18"
SIZE XXXL: 33, 40, 47 cm / 13", 15¾", 18½"
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BACK PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 76-84-90-100-110-120 sts (includes 1 edge st in garter st in each side) on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 with Nepal. Work 6 rows in garter st - See explanation above. Then work in stockinette st with 1 edge st in garter st in each side (1st row = RS). When piece measures 10 cm / 4'', dec 1 st in each side - Read decrease tip above. Repeat dec every 6-7-7-8-8-8 cm / 2 3/8"-2 3/4"-2 3/4"-3 1/8"-3 1/8"-3 1/8" a total of 4 times = 68-76-82-92-102-112 sts. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
Insert a marker in edge st in each side when piece measures 34-35-36-37-38-38 cm / 13 3/8"-13 3/4"-14 1/4"-14½"-15"-15" (= markers for assembly).
When piece measures 48-50-52-54-56-57 cm / 19"-19 3/4"-20½"-21 1/4"-22"-22½", bind off for armholes in each side on every other row as follows: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 0-1-2-3-5-7 times and 1 st 1-2-2-4-4-5 times = 60-62-64-66-68-68 sts.
When piece measures 65-68-71-74-77-79 cm / 25½''-26¾''-28''-29 1/8''-30 3/8''-31'', bind off the middle 18 sts for neck and finish each shoulder separately. Dec 1 st on next row from neck = 20-21-22-23-24-24 sts remain on each shoulder.
Bind off when piece measures 67-70-73-76-79-81 cm / 26 3/8''-27½''-28¾''-30''-31''-32''.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 104-110-116-122-128-134 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8. Work 6 rows in garter st, work next row (= RS) as follows: 4 sts in garter st (= bottom edge), work in stockinette st until 22 sts remain on needle, work diagram M.1 (= 18 sts), and finish with 4 sts in garter st (= band sts mid front).
Work like this until piece measures 34-35-36-37-38-38 cm / 13 3/8"-13 3/4"-14 1/4"-14½"-15"-15", then bind off the first 57-59-62-63-64-65 sts from RS = 47-51-54-59-64-69 sts. Continue with diagram M.1 and band sts mid front as before.
When piece measures 48-50-52-54-56-57 cm / 19"-19 3/4"-20½"-21 1/4"-22"-22½", bind off for armhole in the side as on back piece = 43-44-45-46-47-47 sts.
When piece measures 67-70-73-76-79-81 cm / 26 3/8''-27½''-28¾''-30''-31''-32'', bind off the first 20-21-22-23-24-24 sts from RS for shoulder in all sizes = 23 sts remain for collar in all sizes. Work next row from RS as follows: 1 edge st in garter st, diagram M.1 and finish with 4 sts in garter st.
Work like this until collar measures 9 cm / 3½'' measured from the shoulder. Now bind off the first 7 sts at beg of the next 2 rows from RS, then loosely bind off the remaining 9 sts.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Work as on left front piece but reversed and with button holes on band - Read explanation above.

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth on circular needle. Cast on 36-38-38-40-42-44 sts (includes 1 edge st in each side) on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8. Work 6 rows in garter st (1st row = RS), then work in stockinette st until finished measurements.
When piece measures 10 cm / 4'', inc 1 st in each side.
Repeat inc every 5½-4½-4-3½-3-3 cm / 2 1/4"-1 3/4"-1½"-1 1/4"-1 1/8"-1 1/8" a total of 7-8-9-10-11-11 times = 50-54-56-60-64-66 sts.
When piece measures 47 cm / 18½'' in all sizes, bind off for sleeve cap in beg of every row each side as follows: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 1-2-2-2-2-2 times, 1 st 2-1-2-3-4-5 times. When piece measures 53-53-54-54-55-56 cm / 21"-21"-21 1/4"-21 1/4"-21 5/8"-22", bind off in each side on every other row as follows: 1 st 2 times, 2 sts 2 times and 3 sts 1 time = 18-20-20-22-24-24 sts. Loosely bind off all sts.
Piece measures approx. 58-58-59-59-60-61 cm / 22 3/4"-22 3/4"-23 1/4"-23 1/4"-23 5/8"-24". Knit another sleeve.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the shoulder seams. Sew collar tog mid back and sew on to back of neck inside 1 edge st. Sew in sleeves. Sew the side seams inside 1 edge st as follows: Sew A (= bind off edge on front piece) against B (= side of back piece) - see chart. NOTE! Adjust so that bind off edge on each front piece is sewn up to marker on back piece, then continue side seam as before inside 1 edge st and sew sleeve seams in one. Sew the buttons on to the left front band.

Diagram

= K on RS, P on WS
= P on RS, K on WS
= put 3 sts on cable needle behind work, K3, K3 from cable needle.
= put 3 sts on cable needle in front of work, K3, K3 from cable needle.

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