DROPS Extra / 0-991

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DROPS Christmas: Felted DROPS Santa Claus pot holder in ”Eskimo”.

DROPS design: Pattern no ee-484
Yarn group E
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LARGE SANTA CLAUS POT HOLDER:
Measurements:
Before felting: approx. 35 cm high and approx. 23 cm wide
After felting: approx. 23 cm high and approx. 17 cm wide
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 13, camel
50 g colour no 08, red
50 g colour no 01, off white

SMALL SANTA CLAUS POT HOLDER:
Measurements:
Before felting: approx. 19 cm high and approx. 10 cm wide
After felting: approx. 13 cm high and approx. 7 cm wide
Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 13, camel
50 g colour no 08, red
50 g colour no 01, off white
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 8 mm - or size needed to get 11 sts x 15 rows in stocking st = 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.
DECREASE TIP:
At beg of row: Slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso.
At end of row: K 2 tog.
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LARGE SANTA CLAUS POT HOLDER:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 3 sts with 1 strand off white Eskimo on needle size 8 mm. Work in stocking st while at the same time on 1st row (= RS) inc 1 st at beg and end of row by making 1 YO inside 1 st. On 2nd row (= WS) P YOs twisted. Repeat these 2 rows until 20 rows have been worked = 23 sts on row. Work 4 rows in stocking st without inc. Switch to camel Eskimo and work 4 rows in stocking st. Switch to off white Eskimo and work 2 rows in stocking st. Then work Santa's hat with red Eskimo as follows: Work 2 rows in stocking st. On next row (= RS), dec 1 st at the beg and end of row - read DECREASE TIP. P 1 row. Repeat these 2 rows until 3 sts remain on row. Work these 3 sts tog, but do not cut the yarn. Then work strap by working a st, * make 1 YO, cast off YO *, repeat from *-* until there are 12 sts in strap. Cut and fasten the yarn to form a loop.
Then work nose as follows with red: Cast on 1 st. K 1, 1 YO, K 1 in same st (= 3 sts), turn piece and P 1 row (P YO twisted). Work next row as follows: K 1, 1 YO, K 1, 1 YO, K 1 (= 5 sts). Turn and P (P YOs twisted). Work next row as follows: K 1, 1 YO, K 3, 1 YO, K 1 (= 7 sts). Work 3 rows in stocking st. Then dec by working the first 2 and the last 2 sts on row tog (= RS), P 1 row. Repeat these 2 rows until 3 sts remain on row. K these 3 sts tog. Cut yarn and pull through last stitch.

ASSEMBLY:
Hair: Cut 24 lengths off white of approx. 12 cm each.
Put two strands together, use a yarn needle and thread strands down and up through the narrow off white stripe in the middle of Santa. Tie a knot. Repeat this 11 times along the stripe (= a total of 12 knots). Sew on the nose (in the middle of stripe with camel).

FELTING:
Place the pot holder in the washing machine with a detergent without enzymes and optical bleach. Wash at 40 degrees with normal spin but no pre-wash. After wash pull and shape the pot holder to the right measurements while still wet and leave to dry flat. At subsequent wash, wash the pot holder at regular wool programme.
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SMALL SANTA CLAUS POT HOLDER:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 3 sts with 1 strand off white on needle size 8 mm. Work in stocking st while at the same time on 1st row (= RS) inc 1 st at beg and end of row by making 1 YO inside 1 st. On 2nd row (= WS) P YOs twisted. Repeat these 2 rows until 8 rows have been worked = 11 sts on row. Work 4 rows in stocking st without inc. Switch to camel and work 4 rows in stocking st. Switch to off white and work 2 rows in stocking st. Then work Santa's hat with red as follows: Work 2 rows in stocking st. On next row (= RS), dec 1 st at the beg and end of row - read DECREASE TIP. P 1 row. Repeat these 2 rows until 3 sts remain on row. Work these 3 sts tog, but do not cut the yarn. Then work strap by working a st, * make 1 YO, cast off YO *, repeat from *-* until there are 12 sts in strap. Cut and fasten the yarn to form a loop.
Then work nose as follows with red: Cast on 1 st. K 1, 1 YO, K 1 in same st (= 3 sts), turn piece and P 1 row (P YO twisted). Work next row as follows: K 1, 1 YO, K 1, 1 YO, K 1 (= 5 sts). Work 3 rows in stocking st. Then dec by working the first 2 and the last 2 sts on row tog (= RS), P 1 row. K the last 3 sts tog. Cut yarn and pull through last stitch.

ASSEMBLY:
Hair: Cut 12 lengths off white of approx. 10 cm each.
Put two strands together, use a yarn needle and thread strands down and up through the narrow off white stripe in the middle of Santa. Tie a knot. Repeat this 5 times along the stripe (= a total of 6 knots). Sew on the nose (in the middle of stripe with camel).

ASSEMBLY:
Hair: Cut 2 lengths off white of approx. 10 cm. Fasten these 2 strands in the narrow off white stripe by pulling the strands half way through and tie a knot. Repeat this 5 times across the stripe (= 6 knots in total). Sew on the nose (in the middle of stripe with camel).

FELTING:
Place the Santa in the washing machine with a detergent without enzymes and optical bleach. Wash at 40 degrees with normal spin but no pre-wash. After wash pull and shape the Santa to the right measurements while still wet and leave to dry flat.

Nina Christensen 20.12.2018 - 06:23:

Er garnforbruget kun til en grydelap?

DROPS Design 20.12.2018 kl. 07:37:

Hei Nina. Jeg har dessverre ikke oversikt over nøyaktig garnforbruk til 1 grytekult, men den angitte garnmengden holder til fler grytekluter. God fornøyesle

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