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Princess of Siberia by DROPS Design

Set consist of: Knitted DROPS mittens and head band with cables in ”Nepal” and crochet edges in ”Puddel” and knitted neck warmer in ”Puddel”.

DROPS design: Pattern no NE-105
Yarn group C and E
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HEAD BAND:
Size: One-size
Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 2920, orange
And use:
DROPS PUDDEL from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 10, beige

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES SIZE 4.5 mm - or size needed to get 18 sts x 23 rows in stocking st with Nepal = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 5 mm - for Puddel edges.

NECK WARMER:
Size: One-size
Circumference: approx. 69 cm
Height: approx. 32 cm
Materials:
DROPS PUDDEL from Garnstudio
150 g colour no 10, beige

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 cm) SIZE 8 mm – or size needed to get 9 sts in stocking st with Puddel = width 10 cm.

MITTENS:
Size: One-size
Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100 g colour no 2920, orange
And use:
DROPS PUDDEL from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 10, beige

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 4.5 mm - or size needed to get 18 sts x 23 rows in stocking st with Nepal = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 3.5 mm – for rib
DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 5 mm - for Puddel edges.

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65% Wool, 35% Alpaca
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DROPS Nepal uni colour DROPS Nepal uni colour 2.20 £ /50g
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DROPS Nepal mix DROPS Nepal mix 2.30 £ /50g
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DROPS Puddel DROPS Puddel
94% Mohair, 6% Polyester
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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.
GARTER ST:
K sts on every row.

PATTERN:
See diagram A-1 for head band. See diagram A-1 and A-2 for mittens. Diagrams shows 1 repetition of pattern, all rows in diagram are seen from RS.
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HEAD BAND:
Worked back and forth on needle.
Cast on 22 sts on needle size 4.5 mm with Nepal. K 1 row from WS. Work next row as follows: 2 sts in GARTER ST – see explanation above, * P 2, K 2 in each of the next 2 sts (= K 4), P 2 *, repeat from *-* 2 more times, finish with 2 sts in garter st = 28 sts. Work 1 row from WS with K over K and P over P with 2 sts in garter st in each side. Continue with A-1 with 2 sts in garter st in each side until piece measures approx 48-50 cm - adjust after 1 whole repetition of pattern. Work next row as follows: 2 sts in garter st, * P 2, K 2 tog, K 2 tog, P 2 *, repeat from *-* 2 more times, finish with 2 sts in garter st = 22 sts. K 1 row from WS over all sts, then cast off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew head band tog mid back, edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam.
Crochet with Puddel on hook size 5 mm along both sides of head band as follows: 1 dc in first st, * 2 ch, skip 1 ridge (= 2 rows K), 1 dc in next ridge *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in first dc.
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NECK WARMER:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
LOOSELY cast on 62 sts on circular needle size 8 mm with Puddel - NOTE: Make sure that the cast on edge is not too tight. Work in stocking st until piece measures approx. 32 cm, LOOSELY cast off - NOTE: Make sure that the cast off edge is not too tight.

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LEFT MITTEN:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles.
Cast on 40 sts on double pointed needles size 3.5 mm with Nepal. Work rib = P 3/K 2 for 10 cm (it is important that round beg with 3 P sts). Work next round as follows: P 2 tog, P 1, * K 2 in each of the next 2 sts (= K 4), P 1, P 2 in next st, P 1 (i.e. 3 P becomes 4 P) *, repeat from *-* 1 more time, K 2 in each of the next 2 sts (= K 4), ** P 2 tog, P 1, K 2 **, repeat from **-** 4 more times = 42 sts. K 1 round and P 1 round over all sts (crochet in this P-round). Switch to double pointed needles size 4.5 mm. Continue with diagram A-1 over the first 24 sts and P over the last 18 sts – insert a marker in the next to last st on round (= thumb st). When 2 cm have been worked after rib, inc 1 st on each side of thumb st by making 1 YO, on next round P YOs twisted to avoid holes. Repeat inc every other round 4 more times (thumb sts inc by 2 sts after every inc) = 11 thumb sts and 52 sts in total. When piece measures 16 cm in total, slip the 11 thumb sts on a stitch holder and cast on 1 new st over thumb = 42 sts.
Continue A-1 on top of hand and P inside hand until A-1 has been worked 2 times vertically. Then work A-2 on top of hand and P inside hand. When reaching the row marked with 1 arrow in diagram, beg dec. On top of hand dec after diagram and inside hand P tog the first and the last 2 sts every other round a total of 4 times. On last round in diagram, P the remaining 10 P-sts tog 2 by 2 = 12 sts remain on needle (i.e. 7 sts on top of hand and 5 sts inside hand), cut the thread, pull it through the remaining sts and tighten.
The entire mitten measures approx. 30 cm.

THUMB:
Slip the 11 sts from stitch holder over thumb gusset on double pointed needles size 4.5 mm and knit in addition up 3 sts along the edge behind the thumb sts = 14 sts. P in the round for 6 cm, then P all sts tog 2 by 2. Cut the thread and pull it through the remaining 7 sts, tighten tog and fasten.

CROCHET EDGES:
Work on hook size 5 mm with Puddel at the bottom of mitten as follows: 1 dc in first st, * 2 ch, skip 1 st, 1 dc in next st *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first dc. Work the same way in the P-round after rib.

RIGHT MITTEN:
Work as left mitten but inc for thumb gusset on each side of the 2nd P st of the 18 P sts inside hand.

Diagram

= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS
= slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K 2, P 1 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P 1, K 2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle behind piece, K 2, K 2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K 2, K 2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle behind piece, K 2, P 2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, P 2, K 2 from cable needle
= P 2 tog
= K 2 tog

Comments (5)

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Anne 16.03.2018 - 13:24:

¿Se podría dar una explicación más detallada de estos pasos? Muchas Gracias. Tejer la vta sig de la manera sig: 2 pjr, 1r, * 2d en cada uno de los 2 pts sig (= 4d), 1r, 2r en el pt sig, 1r (es decir, 3 reveses se convierten en 4r) *, repetir de *a* 1 vez más, 2d en cada uno de los 2 pts sig (= 4d), ** 2 pjr, 1r, 2d **, repetir de **a** 4 veces más = 42 pts.

DROPS Design 24.03.2018 kl. 07:38:

Hola Anne, Tejer la vuelta siguiente de la siguiente manera: 2 puntos juntos de reves, 1 reves* 2 derechos en cada uno de los 2 puntos siguientes (=4 derechos), 1 reves, 2 reveses en el punto siguiente, 1 reves (es decir, 3 reveses se convierten en 4 reveses)*, repetir de *a* 1 vez mas, 2 derechos en cada uno de los 2 puntos siguientes (= 4 derechos), ** 2 puntos juntos de reves, 1 reves, 2 derechos**, repetir de ** a ** 4 veces mas= 42 puntos.

Mette 08.10.2012 - 07:54:

Hej Lisbeth, hvi du tager den norske udgave af opskriften, får du også opskrift på pandebånd. God fornøjelse. Hilsen Mette

Lisbeth Sangill 07.10.2012 - 22:08:

Jeg kan ikke finde opskriften på pandebåndet. Ligger den her ikke? VH Lisbeth Sangill

DROPS Design 20.11.2012 kl. 09:58:

Jo da, den ligger her øverst i opskriften :)

Gloria Patterson 14.06.2012 - 19:54:

I love the intricate cables! I like the matching scarf, too.

Sarah Helene Seufert 11.06.2012 - 01:00:

UNIQUE headband with knit red cables trimmed in looped grey with matching scarf. I love it!

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