DROPS Extra / 0-1361

DROPS Extra 0-1361 by DROPS Design

Knitted and felted seating pad with stripes in DROPS Eskimo.

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DROPS design: Pattern ee-588
Yarn group E or C + C
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Measurements before felting: approx. 45 cm in width and 45 cm in height.
Measurements after felting: approx. 34 cm in width and 34 cm in height.
Materials:
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group E)
100 g colour no 24, yellow
100 g colour no 02, black
100 g colour no 56, Christmas red
Or use:
100 g colour no 15, dark blue
100 g colour no 56, Christmas red
100 g colour no 01, off white

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 or 80 cm) SIZE 9 mm – or size needed to get 10 stitches and 21 rows in garter stitch = width 10 cm and 10 cm vertically before felting and approx. 13 stitches and 39 rows in garter stitch = 10 cm in width and 10 cm in height after felting.
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GARTER STITCH (back and forth):
1 ridge = knit 2 rows.

COLOUR COMBINATION-1:
Work 15 cm with yellow, 15 cm with Christmas red, continue with black until finished measurements.
NOTE: Always switch colour in the same side.

COLOUR COMBINATION-2:
Work 15 cm with Christmas red, 15 cm with off white, continue with dark blue until finished measurements.
NOTE: Always switch colour in the same side.
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SEATING PAD WITH STRIPES:
Work piece back and forth on circular needle.
Cast on 45 stitches on circular needle size 9 mm with first colour (yellow or Christmas red) - READ COLOUR COMBINATION-1 and COLOUR COMBINATION-2, and work in GARTER STITCH - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION Cast off when piece measures approx. 45 cm.

FELTING:
Place the seat pad in the washing machine with a detergent without enzymes and optical bleach. Wash at 40 degrees with normal spin but no pre-wash. Then place the seat pad flat and shape it to the correct size while it is still wet. At subsequent wash, wash the seat pad at regular wool programme.

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