DROPS / 150 / 39

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Knitted DROPS hat with cables in ”Lima”.

DROPS design: Pattern no li-040
Yarn group B
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HAT:
Size: One-size
Head circumference: approx. 54 - 58 cm / 21¼” – 22¾”

Materials:
DROPS LIMA from Garnstudio
100 g color no 5310, light brown

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES and CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16’’) SIZE 4 mm / US 6 - or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4’’ x 4’’.

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.

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PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 to A.3. The diagrams show all rows in pattern seen from RS.

KNITTING TIP:
Inc 1 st by making 1 YO. On next row K YO twisted (i.e work in back loop instead of front loop) to avoid holes.
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HAT:
Worked in the round on circular needle, switch to double pointed needles when needed.
Cast on 110 sts with Lima on circular needle size 4 mm / US 6. Work pattern A.1 - see PATTERN above, over all sts (= 5 times in the round) - see KNITTING TIP above - 1 time in total vertically = 125 sts on needle. Then work diagram A.2 over all sts (= 5 times in the round) 8 times in total vertically until piece measures approx. 17 cm / 6¾”.
Then dec as follows:
Work diagram A.3 one time vertically over all sts = 40 sts remain on needle.
Then work as follows:
ROUND 1: Work * P 1, P 2 tog, K 1, P 1, P 2 tog, K 1 *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 30 sts.
ROUND 2: K over K and P over P.
ROUND 3: Work * P 2 tog, K 1, P 2 tog, K 1 *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 20 sts.
ROUND 4: K over K and P over P.
ROUND 5: K 2 tog around = 10 sts.
Pull yarn through the last sts and tighten tog.
Hat measures approx. 24 cm / 9½’’.
Fasten yarn tightly.

Diagram

= Knit
= Purl
= P 2 tog
= K 2 tog
= slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
= 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, K 2 from cable needle
= slip 2 sts on cable needle in front of piece, 1 YO (work YO twisted on next round), K 1, K 2 from cable needle
= slip 1 st on cable needle behind piece, K 2, 1 YO (work YO twisted on next round), K 1 from cable needle

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