DROPS / 147 / 36

Air by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS shoulder piece in ”Alpaca Bouclé” and “Lace”. Size: S - XXXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no ab-036
Yarn group C and A
Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL/XXXL
Full length: 33-33-39 cm / 13"-13"-15 1/4"

DROPS LACE from Garnstudio
50-50-50g color no 0100, off white
And use:
100-100-100 g color no 2020, light beige

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 or 80 cm / 24'' or 32'') SIZE 6 mm /US 10 - or size needed to get 15 sts x 21 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 6 mm / J/10 - for crochet tie.

(Continue to pattern...)


pattern type: ponchos, pattern/technique: dropped stitch,

Tips & Help

All our patterns include tutorial videos that can help you finish your project in no time!

See them here!

You can also find step by step tutorials for the most common knitting and crochet techniques in the DROPS Lessons!

NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
* 4 rounds Alpaca Bouclé, 4 rounds Lace, 2 rounds Alpaca Bouclé, 4 rounds Lace *, repeat from *-*.

Dec 1 st by slipping 1st st, K 1 and psso.

Worked in the round on circular needle in stockinette st. Cast on 204-222-240 sts with Alpaca Bouclé on circular needle size 6 mm / US 10. Work STRIPES in stockinette st - see explanation above, until piece measures 5-5-7 cm / 2"-2"-2 3/4'' (this should be after a 3rd round with Lace).
Then dec 38-44-50 sts - READ DECREASE TIP - evenly on last round Lace = 166-178-190 sts remain on needle. Then work stripes in stockinette st until piece measures 26-26-30 cm / 10 1/4"-10 1/4"-11 3/4" (this should be after a 3rd round with Lace). Then dec 38-44-50 sts evenly on last round Lace = 128-134-140 sts remain on needle.
Then work stripes in stockinette st again until piece measures 33-33-39 cm / 13"-13"-15 1/4" (make sure that last stripe is with Alpaca Bouclé).
Bind off with Alpaca Bouclé.

Work a chain tie with 2 strands Alpaca Bouclé on hook size 6 mm / J/10, approx. 2 meters/ 2.1 yds. Fasten off.
Wrap it a couple of rounds around the shoulder piece, then tighten it tog and tie a bow.


Do you need some help? Here's some tutorial videos that can help you!

For further pattern help, please contact the store where you bought the yarn. Having bought DROPS yarn, you are guaranteed to receive qualified help from a store specializing in the DROPS patterns.

All patterns are carefully reviewed, but we must make reservation for possible mistakes. All patterns are translated from Norwegian and you can always check the original pattern for measurements and calculations.

If you think you have found an error in the pattern, please post your remark or question in our Comments section. Go to original pattern for design DROPS 147-36.