DROPS Extra / 0-1062

Dinner At The Kringles by DROPS Design

DROPS Christmas: Knitted DROPS cutlery holder with cables in ”Paris”.

DROPS design: Pattern no w-535
Yarn group C or A + A
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Measurements: Length: 16 cm / 6 1/4'' without pompom. Circumference at the top: 22 cm / 8 3/4''

Materials:
DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
50 g color no 12, red
50 g color no 16, white

1 ball red = 2 cutlery holders.

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLES size 3.5 mm / US 4 - or size needed to get 20 sts x 27 rows in stockinette st or 20 sts x 40 rows in garter st = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

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GARTER ST (back and forth):
K all rows. 1 ridge = K2 rows.

INCREASE TIP:
Inc 1 st by making 1 YO, on next row work YO twisted (i.e. work in the back loop of st instead front) to avoid holes.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1. The diagrams show all rows in pattern seen from RS.
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CUTLERY HOLDER:
Worked back and forth and sewn tog when finished.

Cast on 14 sts (includes 1 edge sts in garter st in each side) on needle size 3.5 mm / US 4 with red. Work 1st row as follows from RS: 1 edge st in GARTER ST - see explanation above, 2 sts in stockinette st, 1 st in garter st, * 3 sts in stockinette st, 1 st in garter st *, repeat from *-* 1 more time, 1 st in stockinette st, 1 edge st in garter st. Continue like this back and forth. When piece measures 2 cm / 3/4'', inc as follows on next row from RS - READ INCREASE TIP: 1 edge st in garter st, 1 YO, 1 st in stockinette st, 1 YO, 1 st in stockinette st, * 1 st in garter st, 1 st in stockinette st, 1 YO, 1 st in stockinette st, 1 YO, 1 st in stockinette st *, repeat from *-* 1 more time, 1 st in garter st, 1 st in stockinette st, 1 edge st in garter st = 20 sts. NOTE! Work YOs in stockinette st. When piece measures 5 cm / 2'', inc 3 sts evenly in each of the first 3 sections in stockinette st (i.e. 9 sts inc) = 29 sts. REMEMBER THE GAUGE! Now work pattern as follows from RS: 1 edge st in garter st, * A.1 (= 6 sts), 3 sts in garter st *, repeat from *-* 2 more times, 1 edge st in garter st. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 2 cm / 3/4'', inc 1 st in each side of every section in garter st (i.e. 6 sts inc) = 35 sts. NOTE: Work YOs in garter st! Repeat inc every 2 cm / 3/4'' 3 more times = 53 sts. When piece measures 15 cm / 6'' in total, switch to white and work 1 ridge before binding off.

ASSEMBLY:
Beg at the top by the white edge on cutlery holder and sew seam inside 1 edge st in garter st with red. Cut the yarn and leave approx. 20 cm / 8''. Thread yarn through one and one st in cast-on edge, tighten tog and fasten.

POMPOM:
Make a pompom of approx. 3 cm / 1'' in diameter with white. Fasten it to bottom of holder.

Diagram

= K from RS, P from WS
= slip 3 sts on cable needle in front of piece, K 3, K 3 from cable needle

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