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Crochet DROPS poncho with double crochet and lace pattern in ”Cotton Light”. Size S-XXXL

DROPS design: Pattern no cl-030
Yarn group B
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Size: S/M - L/XL - XXL/XXXL
Measurements: Height: 41-43-45 cm / 16"-17"-17 3/4"
Circumference at the top: 72-78-87 cm / 28½"-30 3/4"-34 1/4"
Circumference at the bottom: 99-114-129 cm / 39"-45"-50 3/4"

Materials:
DROPS COTTON LIGHT from Garnstudio
250-300-300 g color no 23, light purple

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 4.5 mm/ US 7 – or size needed to get 16 dc x 8 rows = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

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pattern type: ponchos, pattern/technique: lace, shape: round yoke,
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CROCHET INFO:
Replace first dc at beg of every dc round with 3 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
Replace first sc at beg of every sc round with 1 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc 1 dc by working 2 dc in one dc.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1. Continue pattern the entire round, and finish with 1 sl st at beg of round.

CROCHET TIP:
At beg of every round (in diagram A.1) with lace pattern work transition between round as follows after 1 sl st in first ch on previous round: Work 2 sl sts up along ch-space from previous round, 1 ch. Continue with ch 5, 1 sc in next ch-space. Continue as before with ch-spaces around the entire round.

REVERSE CROCHET:
Work as sc but backwards. I.e. crochet around from left to right
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PONCHO:
The piece is worked top down.
Work 130-142-158 ch on hook size 4.5 mm/US 7 with Cotton Light. Turn piece, and work 1 dc in 4th ch from hook (= 2 dc), 1 dc in each of the next 6-2-2 ch, * skip ch 1, 1 dc in each of the next 7 ch *, repeat from *-* 14-16-18 more times (= 15-17-19 times in total) = 113-123-137 dc.
Continue to work in the round as follows: 1 dc in every dc – READ CROCHET TIP! AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 4 cm / 1½'', inc 20-27-32 dc evenly on round (i.e. work 2 dc in 1 dc approx. every 5-4-4 dc) – READ INCREASE TIP! There are now 133-150-169 dc on round. Repeat same inc when piece measures 7 cm / 2¾'', but now inc 1 dc approx. every 6-5-5 dc = 153-177-201 dc.
Continue to work as follows:
ROUND 1 (= ROUND 2 in diagram A.1): Work PATTERN – READ CROCHET TIP. Continue pattern the entire round, and finish with 1 sl st in first ch at beg of round. Repeat this pattern until there are 3 stripes with ch-spaces vertically and piece measures 34 cm / 13½''.
Then continue dc for 7-9-11 cm / 2 3/4"-3½"-4½", AT THE SAME TIME on next round inc 10 dc evenly on round. When piece measures 41-43-45 cm / 16"-17"-17 3/4", finish with 1 round REVERSE CROCHET – see explanation above. Fasten off.

Diagram

= dc in sc/dc
= dc in ch-space
= ch
= sc in st
= sc in ch-space
= sl st
= beg here

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