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Be a Lamb by DROPS Design

Leg warmers with moss stitch. Piece is knitted in DROPS Eskimo.

DROPS design: Pattern ee-613
Yarn group E
Size: One-size
DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group E)
200 g colour 01, off white

Piece can also be knitted with yarn from:
“Alternative yarn (yarn group E)” - see link below.

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 8 mm – or size needed to get 11 stitches and 15 rows in stocking stitch = width 10 cm and 10 cm vertically.

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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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.
ROUND 1: * Knit 1, purl 1 *, repeat from *-*.
ROUND 2: Knit over purl and purl over knit. Repeat 2nd round.

Worked in the round on double pointed needles.
Cast on 40 stitches on double pointed needles size 8 mm with Eskimo. Work rib knit 2/purl 2. When piece measures 4 cm, knit 1 round while decreasing 4 stitches evenly = 36 stitches. Continue with MOSS STITCH - see explanation above. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! Continue with moss stitch until piece measures 32 cm. Knit 1 round while increasing 4 stitches evenly = 40 stitches. Work rib knit 2/purl 2 for 4 cm, then cast off with knit over knit and purl over purl.

Knit another leg warmer the same way.

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