DROPS Extra / 0-1149

In the Clouds by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS head band with false English rib in ”BabyMerino”.

DROPS design: Pattern no bm-015
Yarn group A
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Size: One-size
Materials:
DROPS BABY MERINO from Garnstudio
50 g colour no 24, light sky blue

DROPS STRAIGHT NEEDLE SIZE 2.5 mm - or size needed to get 26 sts x 51 rows in garter st = 10 x 10 cm.

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Pattern instructions

FALSE ENGLISH RIB - WITH DOUBLE STS:
Row 1 (WS): * P 1, K 2 *, repeat from *-* 6 times, finish with P 1.
Row 2 (RS): 1 DOUBLE ST - see explanation below, * K 2, 1 double st *, repeat from 6 times.
Repeat 1st and 2nd row.

DOUBLE ST:
K 1 in st below next K st on needle. (I.e. sts from the two previous rows are worked as one).

GARTER ST (back and forth):
K all rows. 1 ridge = 2 rows K.
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HEAD BAND:
Beg mid back, and cast on 3 sts on needle size 2.5 mm with Baby Merino. Work in GARTER ST - see explanation above, AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 st at beg of every row (work 2 sts in first st). Continue inc until there are 23 sts on needle. On next row from WS work as follows: 2 sts in garter st, FALSE ENGLISH RIB - see explanation above - over the next 19 sts, finish with 2 sts in garter st. Continue pattern like this. When piece measures 7 cm, work as follows on a row from RS: 2 sts in garter st, 1 double st (see explanation above) * work 2 sts in a st, K 1, 1 double st *, repeat from *-* 6 times, finish with 2 sts in garter st = 29 sts. Continue pattern upwards, now work false English rib with 3 sts in garter st between every st K. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION When piece measures 35 cm, dec 1 st in each of the middle 6 sections in garter st by K 2 tog = 23 sts. When piece measures 39 cm, work in garter st over all sts, AT THE SAME TIME dec 1 st in each side (K 2 tog at beg of every row). Continue like this 3 sts remain on row, cast off.

TWINED STRING:
Cut 4 lengths of 1.5 metres each. Twine them tog until they resist, thread it through cast on edge on head band, place the string double and let it twine again. Make a knot at the end. Do the same on cast off edge.

Apikin 22.11.2015 - 14:37:

Je le fais en mix de rouge et j'aime beaucoup son côté "Gypsie " avec ses liens . Merci .

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