DROPS / 75 / 25

DROPS 75-25 by DROPS Design

DROPS Pullover in Alaska and Vienna.

Sizes: S - M - L/XL - XL/XXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 90-102-112-124 cm [35-3/8" - 40-1/8" - 44" - 48-7/8"]
Waist: 82-94-106-118 cm [32.25" - 37" - 41.75" - 46.5"]

Materials: DROPS ALASKA from Garnstudio
500-550-650-700 gr nr 06, black.
50 - 50 - 50 - 50 gr nr 04, grey.
50 - 50 - 50 - 50 gr nr 03, light grey.
50 - 50 - 50 - 50 gr nr 02, natural white.

and use: DROPS VIENNA from Garnstudio
100-100-100-100 gr nr 15, black .

DROPS 4 mm [US 6], 5 mm [US 8] and 7 mm [US 10½] needles, or sizes needed to obtain correct gauge.

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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 5 ft 7 in and uses size S or M. If you are making a sweater, 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.

100% Wool
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DROPS Eskimo uni colour DROPS Eskimo uni colour 2.85 $ /50g
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DROPS Eskimo mix DROPS Eskimo mix 3.30 $ /50g
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DROPS Eskimo print DROPS Eskimo print 3.60 $ /50g
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DROPS Vienna DROPS Vienna
91% Mohair, 9% Polyester
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Pattern instructions

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.
Gauge: 17 sts x 22 rows on mid-size needles with Alaska in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm.

Pattern: See chart. The pattern is knit in Alaska entirely in stockinette st.

Rib: * K 3, P 3 *, repeat from * - *.

Front: Cast on 72-82-92-102 sts on smaller needles with black Alaska. Knit the first row as follows:
Sizes S and L/XL: K 1 (edge st) * K 10, P 10 *, repeat from * - *, finish with K 10 and K 1 (edge st). Sizes M and XL/XXL: K 1 (edge st), * K 10, P 10 *, repeat from * - *, finish with K 1 (edge st). When the piece measures 6 cm change to mid-size needles and stockinette st.
Read the entire next section before knitting – all these take place at the same time: Side inc: When the piece measures 10 cm inc 1 st at each side every 8 cm a total of 3 times = 78-88-98-108 sts.
Pattern: When the piece measures 13-14-15-16 cm knit Pattern 1 over the center 50 sts.
Armhole: When the piece measures 30-31-32-33 cm
bind off for armhole at each side every other row: 4 sts 1 time, 3 sts 0-0-1-2 times, 2 sts 1-3-3-3
times and 1 st 2-2-3-4 times = 62-64-66-68 sts.
Neck: When the piece measures 44-46-48-50 cm bind off the center 16-16-18-18 sts for the neck. Then bind off at each neck edge every other row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 3 times = 15-16-16-17 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 50-52-54-56 cm.

Back: Cast on and knit the same as the front but without pattern. Bind off for armhole as on front and continue until the piece measures 48-50-52-54 cm. Now bind off the center 30-30-32-32 sts for the neck. On the next row dec 1 st at each neck edge = 15-16-16-17 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 50-52-54-56 cm.

Sleeve: Cast on 44-44-50-50 sts on larger needles with black Vienna. Knit rib for 12 cm. Change to mid-size needles and black Alaska and stockinette st – at the same time inc 1 st at each side a total of 10-11-10-12 times:
Size S: alternately every 8th and 9th row.
Size M: every 7 rows.
Size L/XL: alternately every 7th and 8th row.
Size XL/XXL: alternately every 5th and 6th row
= 64-66-70-74 sts. When sleeve measures 49-47-46-44 cm bind off for sleeve cap at each side every other row: 3 sts 1 time, 2 sts 4-3-3-2 times, 1 st 1-4-7-10 times, then bind off 2 sts at each side until the piece measures 58-58-59-59 cm. Bind off the remaining sts.

Assembly: Sew right shoulder.
Collar: Pick up approx. 78 to 84 sts around the neck on mid-size needles with black Alaska. Change to larger needles and black Vienna and knit rib, decreasing to 66 sts on the 1st row. When the collar measures 14 cm, bind off all sts in rib. Sew left shoulder and up along collar edge. Sew in sleeves. Sew sleeve and side seams using edge sts as a seam allowance.


All measurements in charts are in cm.

= black
= grey
= light grey
= natural white

Nynke 03.02.2017 - 13:35:

Patroon staat vermeld onder de patronen in Eskimo en geeft ook de Eskimo kleurenkaartm, maar is gebreid met Alaska.

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