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DROPS 61-9 by DROPS Design

DROPS Short-sleeved top in Tynn Chenille or Cotton Chenille.

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The model in the photograph is knit in Tynn Chenille.

Size: Small - Medium - Large
Finished measurements:
Bust: 102-108-114 cm [40-1/8" - 42.5" - 44-7/8"]
Waist: 94-98-102 cm [37" - 38-5/8" - 40-1/8"]

DROPS TYNN CHENILLE,
90% cotton, 10% nylon, 50 g/130 yards.
250 (300-300) g. col. 925, burgundy

DROPS 2.5 mm [US 1] straight and short circular needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.
DROPS 3.5 mm [US E] crochet hook, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

OR: DROPS Cotton Chenille,
100 % cotton, 50 g/ 70 sts.
250 (300-300) g. col. 09, paprika

DROPS 4 mm [US 6] straight and short circular needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.
DROPS 4 mm [US F] crochet hook, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

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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. 5 ft 7 in and uses size S or M. If you are making a sweater, 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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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
Gauge:
Tynn Chenille: 20 sts x 32 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm [4" x 4"].
Cotton Chenille: 14 sts x 26 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm [4" x 4"].

Garter st, when knitting flat: Knit all sts, all rows.
Garter st, when knitting in the round: *Rnd 1, knit. Rnd 2, purl.* Repeat from * - *.

All numbers/measurements for Cotton Chenille are given in ( ). Where only one set of numbers is shown, it is the same for both yarns.

Front: Cast on 96-100-104 (68-70-74) sts (including 1 edge st at each side for seam) and knit 4 rows garter st, then knit stockinette st. After the garter st border, inc 1 st at each side 4-5-6 (3-4-4) times every 13th-11th-9th (13th-10th-10th) row = 104-110-116 (74-78-82) sts. When the work measures 22 cm [8-5/8"], bind off for armholes each side every other row: 4 sts 1 (1) time, 3 sts 2 (1) times, 2 sts 1-2-3 (1-1-2) times, 1 st 3-2-3 (2-3-3) times = 74-78-78 (52-54-54) sts. When the work measures 34-35-37 cm [13-3/8" - 13.75" - 14.5"] bind off the center 20-22-22 (14-16-16) sts for the neck. Bind off at each neck edge every other row: 3 sts 1 (1) time, 2 sts 2 (1) times, 1 st 2 (1) times. Bind off when the work measures 41-42-44 cm [16-1/8" - 16.5" - 17.25"].

Back: Cast on and knit as on the front, but bind off the center 34-36-36 (22-24-24) sts for the neck when the work measures 39-40-42 cm [15.25" - 15.75" - 16.5"]. Bind off 2 sts at each neck edge on the next row. Bind off when the work measures 41-42-44 cm [16-1/8" - 16.5" - 17.25"].

Sleeves: Cast on 62-64-68 (44-46-48) sts (including 1 edge st at each side for seam) and knit 4 rows garter st, then knit stockinette st. After the garter st border, inc 1 st at each side 7-8-8 (5-5-6) times:
Tynn Chenille:
Size S: every 2nd row
Sizes M+L: alternately every and every other row (Cotton Chenille: All sizes: every other row)
= 76-80-84 (54-56-60) sts. When the work measures 7 cm [2.75"] bind off at each side for sleeve caps every other row: 3 sts 2 (1) times, 2 sts 2 (1) times, 1 st 2-2-2 (5-6-6) times, then every 4th row 1 st 5-6-8 (2-2-2) times, then every other row: 1 st 3-3-3 (5-6-7) times, 2 sts 2 (1) times, 3 sts 2 (1) times, bind off all sts. The work measures approx. 23 cm [9"].

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams. Sew the sleeves to the body. Sew the sleeve seam and the side seam as one. Pick up approx. 95-105 (65-70) sts on circular needles around the neck; join and knit 2 rows garter st, bind off.

Crochet border: Crochet with single strand yarn from the right side over the garter st borders around the neck and sleeves as follows: 1 single crochet (sc), * ch 4, 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 2 double crochet in the 3rd ch from the hook, skip 2 sts, 1 sc in the next st *, repeat * - *.

Diagram

All measurements in charts are in cm.


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