DROPS / 157 / 16

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Knitted DROPS head band and neck warmer with basket pattern in ”Polaris”.

DROPS design: Pattern no po-074
Yarn group F or E + E
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NECK WARMER:
Size: One-size
Measurements: Height: 31 cm / 12 1/4'' Circumference: 67 cm / 26½''
Materials:
DROPS POLARIS from Garnstudio
300 g color no 01, off white

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 cm / 24'') SIZE 20 mm / US 36 - or size needed to get 7 sts x 6 rows basket pattern = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

HEAD BAND:
Size: One-size
Head circumference: approx. 56/58 cm / 22"/22 3/4''
Materials:
DROPS POLARIS from Garnstudio
100 g color no 01, off white

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 20 mm / US 36 - or size needed to get 7 sts x 6 rows basket pattern = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

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BASKET PATTERN (in the round on circular needle):
ROUND 1: * K 2nd st on needle twisted behind first st (i.e. in back loop of st) 1st st is still on the needle, K 1st st, drop them off the needle *, repeat from *-* until 1 st remains on needle, K 1.
ROUND 2: K 1, drop it off the needle, * K 2nd st on needle, 1st st is still on the needle, K 1st st, drop them off the needle *, repeat from *-* the rest of round.
Repeat these 2 rounds.

BASKET PATTERN (back and forth on needle):
Row 1 (= WS): * P 1 in 2nd st (1st st is still on the needle), P 1st st, drop them off the needle *, repeat from *-* until 1 st remains on needle, P 1.
Row 2 (= RS): * K 2nd st on needle twisted behind first st (i.e. in back loop of st) 1st st is still on the needle, K 1st st, drop them off the needle *, repeat from *-* until 1 st remains on needle, K 1.
Repeat these 2 rows.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc 1 st by making a YO. On next row work YO twisted (i.e. work in the back loop of st instead of front) to avoid holes.
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NECK WARMER:
Worked in the round on circular needle. Cast on 37 sts on circular needle size 20 mm / US 36 with Polaris. P 1 round. K 1 round while inc 10 sts evenly - READ INCREASE TIP. = 47 sts. Work BASKET PATTERN in the round on circular needle - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE GAUGE! When piece measures 30 cm / 11 3/4'', K 1 round while dec 10 sts evenly by K 2 tog = 37 sts. P 1 round, bind off.
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HEAD BAND:
Worked back and forth on needle. Cast on 9 sts on needle size 20 mm / US 36 with Polaris. Work BASKET PATTERN back and forth on needle - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE GAUGE! Bind off when piece measures approx. 51 cm / 20''. Cut the yarn - keep some yarn for assembly. Sew tog the cast on and bind-off edge with grafting/kitchener sts.

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