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Knitted DROPS blanket in garter st with stripes in ”Andes”.

DROPS design: Pattern no an-033
Yarn group E or C + C
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Measurements: Approx. 88 x 130 cm / 34½'' x 51½
Materials:
DROPS ANDES from Garnstudio
200 g color no 7130, sea green
200 g color no 6343, twilight blue
200 g color no 4090, heather
200 g color no 4300, old pink
200 g color no 7820, green
200 g color no 7320, pistachio
100 g color no 7810, moss green

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm / 32'') SIZE 8 mm/ US 11 – or size needed to get 11 sts x 22 rows in garter st = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).

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STRIPES: Work as follows:
STRIPE 1: moss green
STRIPE 2: pistachio
STRIPE 3: green
STRIPE 4: sea green
STRIPE 5: old pink
STRIPE 6: twilight blue
STRIPE 7: heather
STRIPE 8: moss green
STRIPE 9: pistachio
STRIPE 10: green
STRIPE 11: sea green
STRIPE 12: old pink
STRIPE 13: twilight blue
STRIPE 14: heather

GARTER ST (back and forth):
K all rows. 1 ridge = K2 rows.
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BLANKET:
Worked back and forth on circular needle to make room for all the sts. A.1 shows stripes in blanket. Switch color for every stripes - READ STRIPES.

STRIPE 1: Cast on 11 sts on circular needle size 8 mm / US 11 with moss green and work 20 ridges in GARTER ST - see explanation above, work last row from WS. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE Slip sts on a stitch holder.
STRIPE 2 (switch to color): Pick up 1 st in every ridge from long side on stripe 1 = 20 sts. Work 11 ridges, work last row from WS. Slip sts on a stitch holder.

STRIPE 3: (Switch color.) Work sts from stitch holder on stripe 1 back on needle, pick up 1 st in every ridge from short side on stripe 2 = 22 sts. Work 20 ridges, work last row from WS. Slip sts on a stitch holder.
STRIPE 4 (switch to color): Pick up 1 st in every ridge from long side on stripe 3 and slip sts from stitch holder on stripe 2 back on needle = 40 sts. Work 11 ridges, work last row from WS. Slip sts on a stitch holder.

Repeat 3rd and 4th stripe upwards (switch color on every stripe) until 14 stripes have been worked. Loosely bind off after last stripe, cut and fasten the strands.

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= = knitting direction

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