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Knitted DROPS hat and neck warmer in garter st with cable in ”Eskimo”.

DROPS design: Pattern no EE-392-393
Yarn group E
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Hat:
Size: S - M - L
Head circumference: approx. 54-56-58 cm
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
100 g for all sizes in colour no 08, red

Neck warmer:
Size: One-size
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
200 g colour no 08, red

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES SIZE 8 mm - or size needed to get 11 sts x 15 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm.

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.

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PATTERN:
See diagram M.1. The diagram shows the pattern from RS.

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

KNITTING TIP:
Every time piece is turned in the middle of piece, slip first st as if to K, tighten the thread and return, this is done to avoid holes in the transitions.
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HAT:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 32-33-34 sts on needle size 8 mm with Eskimo. 1st row (= from RS) begins at bottom edge of hat. Work diagram M.1 (= 12 sts), then work in GARTER ST -see explanation above - out towards the top of the hat. Continue like this while AT THE SAME TIME working short rows starting from RS - read KNITTING TIP: * Work back and forth over all sts. Work 29 sts, turn piece and work back. Work 23 sts, turn piece and work back *. Repeat from *-* until piece measures approx. 52-54-56 cm (at the widest). Cast off all sts.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew hat tog mid back. Sew edge to edge in front loop of outermost st to avoid a chunky seam. Tighten tog sts at the top and fasten the thread tightly.


NECK WARMER:
The piece is worked back and forth on needle and sewn together afterwards. The whole piece is worked in diagram M.1 and garter st.
Cast on 38 sts on needle size 8 mm with Eskimo. Now work as follows - read KNITTING TIP: * Work diagram M.1 (= 12 sts), turn piece and work back in M.1. Work M.1, then work 4 sts in GARTER ST - see explanation above (= 16 sts in total), turn piece and work back in garter st and M.1. Work 4 rows over all sts while AT THE SAME TIME continuing first 12 sts in M.1 and remaining sts in garter st *. Repeat from *-* until piece measures approx. 46 cm at the top around neck, finish after one whole repetition. Cast off all sts.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew tog edge to edge in front loop of outermost st to avoid a chunky and visible seam. Fold down the neck.

Diagram

= K from RS, P from WS
= put 4 sts on cable needle behind work, K4, K4 from cable needle
= put 4 sts on cable needle in front of work, K4, K4 from cable needle

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