DROPS / 150 / 26

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Knitted DROPS hat and neck warmer with English rib with 2 strands in ”Verdi”.

DROPS design: Pattern no ve-038
Yarn group D + D
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HAT:
Size: S/M – L/XL
Head circumference: approx. 54/56 - 56/58 cm

NECK WARMER:
Sizes: S/M – L/XL
Measurements:
Circumference: approx. 75-85 cm
Height: 30 - 40 cm

Materials:
DROPS VERDI from Garnstudio
350 g colour no 07, red/black for both hat and neck warmer.

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES OR CIRCULAR NEEDLE SIZE 8 mm (80 cm) – or size needed to get 6 sts in English rib with 2 strands = width 10 cm.

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, 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.

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GARTER ST (back and forth on needle):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.

ENGLISH RIB:
ROW 1: K 1, * K 1, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, finish with K 2.

ROW 2: K 1, * 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, K YO and slipped st tog *, repeat from *-* until 2 sts remain, finish with 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P, K 1.

ROW 3: K 1, * K YO and slipped st tog, 1 YO, slip 1 st as if to P *, repeat from *-* until 1 YO and 2 sts remain, K YO and slipped st tog, K 1.
Repeat 2nd and 3rd row upwards.

DOUBLE YARN TIP:
Use yarn from both inside and outside of the ball.
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HAT:
Worked back and forth on needle. Loosely cast on 29-33 sts with 2 strands Verdi on needle size 8 mm - see DOUBLE YARN TIP. Work ENGLISH RIB - see explanation above. When piece measures approx. 25-26 cm, finish after 2nd row - work next row as follows: K 1, * work YO and K the next 2 tog *, repeat from *-* and pull a double yarn through the remaining sts, tighten tog and sew hat tog mid back.

NECK WARMER:
Worked back and forth on needle. Loosely cast on 45-51 sts with 2 strands Verdi on needle size 8 mm - see DOUBLE YARN TIP. Work ENGLISH RIB - see explanation above. When piece measures approx. 29-39 cm, finish after 2nd row - work next row as follows: K 1, * K tog YO and slipped st, P 1 *, repeat from *-* until 1 st remains, finish with K 1. Then cast off with K over K and P over P. Sew neck warmer tog mid back.



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