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Lucida by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS lamp shade covers in "Nepal".

Tags: fan pattern,

DROPS design: Pattern no ne-110
Yarn group C
Covers fit lamp shades in with the following dimensions:
Height: 17 - 21 cm
Circumference at the bottom: approx. 75 - 107 cm
Circumference at the top: approx. 58 - 86 cm
Covers are worked approx. 10% less in circumference on lamp shades so that they fit tightly, therefore they must be worked approx. 10% longer vertically to avoid them being too short when stretched in breadth.

DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
150-200 g colour no 0300, beige or 0618, camel

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 5 mm – or size needed to get 13 dc/tr in width and approx. 10 rows with textured pattern vertically = 10 x 10 cm.

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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.
At beg of every dc round, replace first dc with 2 ch and finish round with 1 sl st in 2nd ch from beg of round.
Replace first tr at beg of every tr round with 3 ch, finish round with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.

ROUND 1: Work 1 dc in every tr from previous round.
ROUND 2: Work 1 tr in every dc from previous round.
Repeat 1st and 2nd round upwards.

Dec 1 dc as follows: Insert hook in first tr, pull thread through, insert hook in next tr, pull thread through, make 1 YO and pull thread through all 3 loops on hook.

Work in the round from bottom up, work fan edge at the end.
Crochet 120-168 ch on hook size 5 mm with Nepal and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
Work first round as follows: 3 ch (= 1 tr), 1 tr in each of the next 2 ch, * skip 1 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 3 ch *, repeat from *-* until 1 ch remains, skip this ch and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round = 90-126 tr. READ CROCHET INFO!
Then work TEXTURED PATTERN until finished measurements - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE CROCHET TENSION!
AT THE SAME TIME on 2nd-3rd round with dc dec 5-6 dc evenly as follows: In the smallest size work every 17th and 18th dc tog and in the largest size work every 20th and 21st dc tog - READ DECREASE TIP! Repeat dec every other round with dc 3 more times = 70-102 dc/tr – NOTE: On every round with dec, work 1 dc less before working 2 dc tog. When piece measures approx. 18-22 cm - adjust after 1 round with tr - finish with 2 rounds dc - work 1 dc in every st and work somewhat tightly so that the edge bends inwards a little at the top.

Work a finishing fan edge at the bottom around the edge on the lamp shade as follows: 1 dc in first tr, * skip 2 tr, in next tr work: 3 tr + 2 ch + 3 tr, skip 2 tr, 1 dc in next tr *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first dc from beg of round. Cut and fasten the threads.

Jannel 13.08.2015 - 19:06:

Bonjour La question était par rapport aux mensurations ci dessous Car la lampe part en évasé comment faire et combien d augmentations merci

Isabelle Jannel 09.08.2015 - 21:56:

Bonsoir Pouvez voys m aider Circonférence haut 75 cm Circonférence bas 156 cm Hauteur 30 cm Nombres pelotes ? Merci

DROPS Design 10.08.2015 kl. 10:46:

Bonjour Mme Jannel, vous pouvez calculer les fournitures nécessaires en fonction de votre échantillon, des mesures indiquées dans le modèle et du résultat souhaité. Votre magasin DROPS saura vous aider et vous conseiller. Bon tricot!

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