Titania by DROPS Design

Knitted DROPS jacket in garter st and with overlap in ”Alpaca” and ”Kid-Silk”. Size 3-12 years

DROPS design: Pattern no z-041-bn
Yarn group A + A or C
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Size: 3/4 - 5/6 - 7/8 - 9/10 - 11/12 years
Materials:
DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
150-150-200-200-250 g color no 100, off white
DROPS KID-SILK from Garnstudio
75-75-75-100-100 g color no 01, off white

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 or 80 cm / 24'' or 32'') SIZE 5 mm/US 8 - or size needed to get 17 sts x 34 rows in garter st with 1 strand of each quality (= 2 strands) = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm).
DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 5 mm / H/8 - for ties.

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

DECREASE TIP:
Dec inside 4 sts towards mid front (= inside picot edge). All dec are done from RS!
Dec as follows after 4 sts: Slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso.
Dec before 4 sts as follows: K 2 tog.

PICOT EDGE (back and forth on needle):
RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
ROW 1 (= RS): K all sts.
ROW 2 (= WS): K until 4 sts remain, work these sts as follows: K 2 tog, 1 YO, K 2 sts in each of the last 2 sts = 2 new sts on row.
ROW 3 (= RS): Slip 1st st as if to K, K 1, psso, K 1 and slip the last st on right needle over the foremost st, 2 sts dec - then K the remaining sts.
ROW 4 (= WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 1 to 4.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
ROW 1 (= RS): K until 4 sts remain, work these sts as follows: K 2 tog, 1 YO, K 2 sts in each of the last 2 sts = 2 new sts on row.
ROW 2 (= WS): Slip 1st st as if to K, K 1, psso, K 1 and slip the last st on right needle over the foremost st, 2 sts dec - then K the remaining sts.
ROW 3 (= RS): K all sts.
ROW 4 (= WS): K all sts.
Repeat rows 1 to 4.
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JACKET:
Worked back and forth on circular needle.
Beg on front piece, cast on sts for sleeve and work up to the shoulder. Work the other front piece, place both front pieces tog and work down the back piece.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
LOOSELY cast on 44-46-50-52-54 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 with one strand Kid-Silk and one strand Alpaca (= 2 strands) work in GARTER ST - see explanation above (1st row = RS). Work a picot edge over the outermost 4 sts towards mid front (i.e. the first 4 sts on needle)
READ ALL OF THE FOLLOWING SECTION BEFORE CONTINUING!
When piece measures 3-5-6-9-10 cm / 1"-2"-2½"-3½"-4'' (adjust so that next row is worked from RS), dec 1 st inside picot edge at beg of row - READ DECREASE TIP. Repeat dec every cm / ½" 24-24-27-28-29 more times. REMEMBER THE KNITTING GAUGE
AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 17-20-23-26-27 cm / 6 3/4"-8"-9"-10 1/4"-10½" cast on new sts at the end of row towards the side of sleeve as follows: 5-4-4-4-4 sts 5-7-9-9-11 times in total and then 25-28-27-30-28 sts 1 time. After all inc and dec there are 69-77-85-89-96 sts on the needle for shoulder/sleeve.
Continue in garter st until piece measures 30-34-38-42-44 cm / 11 3/4"-13½"-15"-16½"-17 1/4". Insert 1 marker = mid on top of shoulder. Continue to work until piece measures 2 cm / 3/4'' from the marker, finish with 1 row K from WS. Put all sts on a stitch holder.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Cast on and work as right but reversed i.e. dec for neck inside picot edge at the end of row from RS (instead of at the beg of row from RS).

BACK PIECE:
Work left front piece on to circular needle (= K from RS), cast on 16-16-18-18-20 new sts (= back of neck) and work right front piece on to circular needle (= K from RS) = 154-170-188-196-212 sts.
NOW MEASURE PIECE FROM MARKERS ON SHOULDERS.
Continue to work in garter st back and forth on needle.
When piece measures 9-9-9-10-10 cm / 3½"-3½"-3½"-4"-4'', bind off sleeve sts as follows: bind off at beg of every row in each side as follows: 25-28-27-30-28 sts 1 time and 5-4-4-4-4 sts 5-7-9-9-11 times = 54-58-62-64-68 sts on needle. Continue until piece measures approx. 30-34-38-42-44 cm / 11 3/4"-13½"-15"-16½"-17 1/4" – fold piece at the markers on shoulders and check that front and back pieces are the same length – loosely bind off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew side and sleeve seams tog edge to edge in outer loops of edge stss.

TIES:
Where dec for neck on right front piece beg work a tie as follows, work with 1 strand of each quality with crochet hook size 5 mm / H/8. 1 sc at the tip, then work ch for 20-25 cm / 8"-9 3/4", turn and work 1 sl st in every ch. Work a tie the same way on the outside of seam in the left side - make sure that tie is in the same height as on front piece. Then work another tie on the inside of the seam in the right side and another one where dec for neck starts on the left front piece – make sure that all of the ties are at the same height.

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