DROPS / 76 / 8

DROPS 76-8 by DROPS Design

DROPS Pullover

Sizes: XS/S - S/M - M/L - XL - XXL
Finished measurements: 92-102-112-122-132 cm

100% wool, 50 g./50 m
(alternative ESKIMO from Garnstudio)
600-650-700-800-850 gr nr 18, blue heather.

DROPS 9 mm and 10 mm needles, or sizes needed to obtain correct gauge.

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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.

Pattern instructions

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.
Gauge: 9 sts x 12 rows = 10 x 10 cm on larger needles in stockinette st.

Rib: * K 3, P 3 *, repeat from * - *.

Front: Loosely cast on 43-48-52-57-61 sts on smaller needles. Knit 2 rows garter st, change to larger needles. Then knit the center 17-18-18-19-19 sts in reverse stockinette st and the remaining sts in stockinette st. When the piece measures 44-45-46-47-48 cm bind off for armhole at each side every other row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 0-1-1-2-3 times and 1 st 1-1-3-3-3 times = 35-36-36-37-37 sts. When the piece measures 58-60-62-64-66 cm bind off the center 7-8-8-9-9 sts for the neck. Then bind off at each neck edge every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 2 times = 10 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 64-66-68-70-72 cm.

Back: Cast on and knit the same as the front, but knit all sts in stockinette st. Bind off for armhole as on front and continue until the piece measures 62-64-66-68-70 cm. Now bind off the center 13-14-14-15-15 sts for the neck. On the next row dec 1 st at each neck edge = 10 sts remain on shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 64-66-68-70-72 cm.

Sleeve: Cast on 26-32-32-32-38 sts on smaller needles. Knit rib (keeping 1 st at each side in garter st) for 12 cm. Change to larger needles and stockinette st over all sts. At the same time when the piece measures 14 cm inc 1 st at each side every 10-20-12-8-18 cm a total of 4-2-3-4-2 times = 34-36-38-40-42 sts. When sleeve measures 49-47-46-44-43 cm bind off for sleeve cap at each side every other row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 2-2-2-1-1 times, 1 st 0-1-2-4-7 times, then bind off 2 sts at each side until the piece measures 57-57-58-58-59 cm. Bind off remaining sts.

Assembly: Sew right shoulder.
Collar: Pick up 42 to 48 sts (divisible by 6) around the neck on smaller needles. Knit rib for 10 cm, change to larger needles and continue with rib for 10 cm more. Bind off. Sew left shoulder and up along the collar. Sew in sleeves. Sew sleeve and side seams using edge sts as a seam allowance.


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