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Laila by DROPS Design

The set consists of: Knitted hat and poncho with cables and rib. Sizes S – XXXL. The set is worked in DROPS Nepal.

Tags: cable, hats, ponchos, sets,

DROPS Design: Pattern no ne-261
Yarn group C or A + A
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For the complete set there will be enough with approx. 400-450-500 g DROPS Nepal.
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HAT:
Sizes: S/M – M/L
Fits head size: 54/56 - 56/58
Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
100 g for both sizes in colour 8783, forget-me-not.

The piece can also be knitted with yarn from:
"Alternative yarn (Yarn Group C)" – see the link below.

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm) SIZE 4.5 MM – or the size needed to get 18 stitches and 23 rows stocking stitch on 10 cm in width and 10 cm in height.
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PONCHO:
Sizes: S/M – L/XL – XXL/XXXL
Circumference at top: 73-92-101 cm
Circumference at bottom: 162-176-191 cm
Height: 42-44-46 cm
Materials:
DROPS NEPAL from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
350-350-400 g colour 8783, forget-me-not.

The piece can also be knitted with yarn from:
"Alternative yarn (Yarn Group C)" – see the link below.

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 and 80 cm) SIZE 4.5 MM – or the size needed to get 18 stitches and 23 rows stocking stitch on 10 cm in width and 10 cm in height.

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (60 and 80 cm) SIZE 5 MM – or the size needed to get 17 stitches and 22 rows stocking stitch on 10 cm in width and 10 cm in height.
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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
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from 2.00 £ /50g
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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
INFORMATION FOR THE PATTERN:

PATTERN:
Hat: See diagrams A.1, A.2 and A.3
Poncho: See diagrams A.1, A.2, A.4 and A.5
The diagrams show all the rows in the pattern seen from the right side.
INCREASE TIP (for poncho):
Increase 1 stitch by making 1 yarn over. On the next round work the yarn over twisted to prevent holes.

DECREASE TIP (for poncho):
Decrease as follows at the end of the section with stocking stitch:
Work until there are 2 stitches left, knit 2 stitches together.
Decrease as follows at the beginning of the section with stocking stitch:
Slip 1 stitch as if to knit, knit 1 stitch, pass the slipped stitch over.
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HAT:
The piece is worked in the round with circular needle, bottom up.
Cast on 88-92 stitches with circular needle size 4.5 mm and Nepal. Knit 1 round, then work as follows: * Purl 1-2, work PATTERN according to diagram A.1 (= 21 stitches) *, work from *-* a total of 4 times. When A.1 has been completed 1 time in height, work as follows: * Purl 1-2, A.2 (= 21 stitches) *, work from *-* a total of 4 times. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! When A.2 has been completed 3 times in height work as follows: * Purl 1-2, A.3 (= 21 stitches) *, work from *-* 4 times. When A.3 has been completed 1 time in height, there are 32-36 stitches on the round. Work all stitches together, 2 and 2 = 16-18 stitches. Cut the strand and pull it through the remaining stitches, tighten and fasten well.

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PONCHO:
The piece is worked in the round with circular needle, bottom up.
Cast on 296-320-344 stitches with circular needle size 4.5 mm and Nepal. Knit 1 round, then work as follows: * Purl 1, A.1 (= 21 stitches), purl 1, rib (knit 3 /purl 3) over the next 48-54-60 stitches, knit 3 *, work from *-* 3 more times. Work A.1 1 time in height, then change to circular needle size 5 mm and continue working as follows: * Purl 1, A.2 (= 21 stitches), purl 1, stocking stitch over the next 51-57-63 stitches AT THE SAME TIME as you decrease 5 stitches evenly over these stitches (= 46-52-58 stitches stocking stitch) *, work from *-* 3 more times = 276-300-324 stitches. Repeat A.2 upwards. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! AT THE SAME TIME when the piece measures 6 cm decrease 1 stitch in each side of each section of stocking stitch (= 8 stitches decreased) – read DECREASE TIP. Decrease every 3 cm a total of 12 times. AT THE SAME TIME when the piece measures approx. 16-18-20 cm (adjust after a complete repeat of A.2) continue by working A.4 over all A.2, continue with purl 1 in each side of A.4 and stocking stitch over the remaining stitches. When A.4 has been completed 1 time in height (the decreases in stocking stitch are now finished) there are 124-148-172 stitches on the round. Change to circular needle size 4.5 mm. Continue as follows: * Purl 1, A.5 (= 7 stitches), purl 1, rib (knit 2 / purl 2) over the next 20-26-32 stitches, AT THE SAME TIME as you increase 0-2-0 stitches – read INCREASE TIP, knit 2 *, work from *-* 3 more times = 124-156-172 stitches. Continue with rib and A.5 until A.5 has been worked 1 time in height, cast off with knit over knit and purl over purl. The piece measures approx. 42-44-46 cm.

Diagram

= knit
= purl
= knit 2 stitches together
= slip 1 stitch as if to knit, knit 1, pass the slipped stitch over
= 1 yarn over between 2 stitches
= no stitch, skip this square