DROPS Extra / 0-1045

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Knitted DROPS hat with spiral pattern in "Nepal" and "Kid-Silk" with pompom.

DROPS Extra 0-1045
DROPS design: Pattern no ne-168
Yarn group A + C
Size: S/M - L/XL
Head circumference: 54/56 - 56/58 cm / 21 1/4''/22'' - 22''/22 3/4''

DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio
100 g for both sizes color no 517, medium gray
And use:
DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
25 g for both sizes color no 22, ash gray

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm / 16'') SIZE 5.5mm / US 9 - or size needed to get 14 sts in spiral pattern = width 10 cm / 4'' with 1 strand of each yarn.

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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NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
K 5, P 2 - pattern is over 7 sts and is worked 10-11 times in the round = 70-77 sts, subtract 1 st when casting on, then the pattern will automatically displace when working in the round on circular needle.
First worked in the round on circular needle and then on double pointed needles. Cast on 69-76 sts on circular needle size 5,5 mm / US 9 - SEE SPIRAL PATTERN with 1 strand Nepal and 1 strand Kid-Silk (= 2 strands). Work spiral pattern K 5, P 2 until piece measures approx. 15-17 cm / 6"-6 3/4". Now dec as follows: P the last P st tog with the first K st in every spiral pattern on round (dec 10-11 sts). Continue with spiral pattern K 4, P 2 until piece measures 18-20 cm / 7"-8" and repeat dec. Switch to double pointed needles and continue spiral pattern K 3, P 2 until piece measures 21-23 cm / 8 1/4"-9". K tog all sts 2 by 2. Cut the thread and pull it through the remaining sts. Tighten tog and fasten.
Make a pompom in Kid-Silk and fasten at the top of hat.

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