DROPS / 135 / 14

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Knitted DROPS hat worked sideways in ”Karisma”.

DROPS design: Pattern no U-646
Yarn group B
Size: S - M - L
Head circumference: approx. 54 - 56 - 58 cm / 21"- 22"- 22 3/4"

Materials: DROPS KARISMA SUPERWASH from Garnstudio
50 g color no 01, off white
50 g color no 16, dark gray
50 g color no 21, medium gray

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 4 mm / US 6 - or size needed to get 21 sts x 42 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

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

* Work 18-16-14 rows in garter st with off white, 18-16-14 rows in garter st with dark gray, 18-16-14 rows in garter st with medium gray *, repeat from *-*.

Worked sideways back and forth on needle. Work the first 2 sts on the needle with double strands until finished measurements. Leave approx. 5 m/5.3 yds extra strand of yarn when casting on/switching color, use this when working with double strands. Cast on 56-58-60 sts on needles size 4 mm / US 6 with Karisma. Work in GARTER ST - see explanation above - while AT THE SAME TIME working as follows: * 2 rows over all sts on needle, 2 rows over the first 52 sts on needle, 2 rows over the first 44 sts on needle *, repeat from *-*. Bind off when piece measures 52-54-56 cm / 20½"21 1/4"-22"'' at the longest (= bottom edge), stop after one completed stripe in medium gray.

Sew tog the cast on and bind off edge. Sew the yarn through sts along the upper edge and tighten the hat tog.

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