DROPS / 196 / 21

Comfort Zone by DROPS Design

Knitted sleeve less jacket in DROPS Air. Piece is knitted in 4 strands with lace pattern and shawl collar. Size: S - XXXL

DROPS design: Pattern ai-145
Yarn group C + C + C + C or F
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL – XXXL
Because of the weight of the garment the length will be approx. 6-8 cm longer than measurements in chart when worn.
Materials:
DROPS AIR from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
800-850-950-1050-1150-1250 g colour no 10, fog

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ACCESSORIES FOR THE PIECE:

KNITTING TENSION:
7 stitches in width and 8 rows vertically with 4 strands and stocking stitch = 10 x 10 cm.

NEEDLES:
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE SIZE 15 mm, length 80 cm.
Needle size is only a suggestion! If you have too many stitches on 10 cm switch to larger needles. If you have too few stitches on 10 cm switch to smaller needles.

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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.
EXPLANATION FOR THE PATTERN:

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GARTER STITCH (back and forth):
1 ridge = knit 2 rows.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1. Choose diagram for your size.
Diagrams show all rows in pattern seen from the right side!

MEASURING TIP:
All length measurements are done when piece is flat but because of weight of the garment the length will be approx. 6-8 cm longer when worn.
You can do all length measurements when holding the piece up to better control the length but note that you might not get the same number of reports vertically with A.1 as on picture.

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START THE PIECE HERE:

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JACKET - SHORT OVERVIEW OF THE GARMENT:
Piece is worked back and forth on circular needle, bottom up, in parts. Cast on stitches for sleeve in the sides and work until finished measurements. Then sew piece together.

BACK PIECE:
Cast on 43-45-47-51-55-59 stitches on circular needle size 15 mm with 4 strands Air. Work 2 ridges in GARTER STITCH - read explanation above. Then work 2 rows in stocking stitch with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch in each side. Work next row as follows from right side: 2 edge stitches in garter stitch, 15-16-17-18-20-22 stitches in stocking stitch, work A.1 (= 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches), work 15-16-17-18-20-22 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch. Continue pattern like this. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION!
When piece measures 44-45-46-47-48-49 cm - read MEASURING TIP, cast on 16-16-16-14-13-12 new stitches for sleeve at the end of the next 2 rows = 75-77-79-79-81-83 stitches on needle.
Work next row as follows from right side: 3 edge stitches in garter stitch, 30-31-32-31-32-33 stitches in stocking stitch, continue A.1 over the next 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches, work 30-31-32-31-32-33 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 3 edge stitches in garter stitch. Continue the pattern like this until piece measures approx. 71-73-75-77-79-81 cm - remember MEASURING TIP and adjust so that next row is worked from right side. On next row (right side) cast off the middle 7-7-7-9-9-9 stitches for neck and finish each shoulder separately = 34-35-36-35-36-37 stitches remain on each shoulder. Knit 1 row from wrong side and loosely cast off by knitting from right side. Work the other shoulder the same way. Back piece measures approx. 74-76-78-80-82-84 cm from shoulder and down, measured flat.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Cast on 25-26-27-30-32-34 stitches (including 7-7-7-9-9-9 band stitches towards mid front) on circular needle size 15 mm with 4 strands Air. Work 2 ridges. Then work 2 rows in stocking stitch with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch in each side. Work next row as follows from the right side (i.e. from mid front): 2 edge stitches in garter stitch, 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches in stocking stitch, work A.1 (= 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches), work 7-8-9-8-10-12 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch towards the side. Continue pattern like this.
When piece measures 44-45-46-47-48-49 cm, cast on 16-16-16-14-13-12 new stitches for sleeve at the end of next row from right side = 41-42-43-44-45-46 stitches on needle. Work next row as follows from wrong side: 3 edge stitches in garter stitch, 22-23-24-21-22-23 stitches in stocking stitch, continue A.1 over the next 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches, work 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch towards mid front. Continue pattern like this until piece measures approx. 72-74-76-78-80-82 cm (i.e. until front piece is the same length as back piece after cast off for neck at the back of neck). Knit 1 row from wrong side over all stitches. Work next row as follows from right side: Knit 7-7-7-9-9-9 (= collar), loosely cast off the remaining stitches 34-35-36-35-36-37 stitches on shoulder. Cut the yarn.

RIGHT COLLAR:
= 7-7-7-9-9-9 stitches on needle. Knit 1 row from wrong side. Then work in garter stitch as follows: * Work 1 ridge back and forth over all stitches, 1 ridge back and forth over the first 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches towards mid front *, work from *-* 4-4-4-5-5-5 times in total. Loosely cast off with knit from right side.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Cast on 25-26-27-30-32-34 stitches (including 7-7-7-9-9-9 band stitches towards mid front) on circular needle size 15 mm with 4 strands Air. Work 2 ridges. Then work 2 rows in stocking stitch with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch in each side. Work next row as follows from the right side (i.e. from the side): 2 edge stitches in garter stitch, 7-8-9-8-10-12 stitches in stocking stitch, work A.1 (= 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches), work 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch towards mid front. Continue pattern like this.
When piece measures 44-45-46-47-48-49 cm, cast on 16-16-16-14-13-12 new stitches for sleeve at the end of next row from wrong side = 41-42-43-44-45-46 stitches on needle. Work next row as follows from right side: 3 edge stitches in garter stitch, 22-23-24-21-22-23 stitches in stocking stitch, continue A.1 over the next 9-9-9-11-11-11 stitches, work 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches in stocking stitch and finish with 2 edge stitches in garter stitch towards mid front. Continue pattern like this until piece measures approx. 72-74-76-78-80-82 cm (i.e. until front piece is the same length as back piece after cast off for neck at the back of neck). Knit 1 row from wrong side over all stitches. Work next row as follows from right side: Loosely cast off the first 34-35-36-35-36-37 stitches on shoulder, knit the remaining 7-7-7-9-9-9 stitches (= collar), do not cut the yarn.

LEFT COLLAR:
= 7-7-7-9-9-9 stitches on needle. Begin from wrong side and work in garter stitch as follows: * Work 1 ridge back and forth over all stitches, 1 ridge back and forth over the first 5-5-5-7-7-7 stitches towards mid front *, work from *-* 4-4-4-5-5-5 times in total. Knit 1 row from wrong side and loosely cast off by knitting from right side.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams inside cast-off edge. Sew under sleeve and side seams in one - sew side seams in outer loops of edge stitch to get a flat seam but stop seam when approx. 25-30 cm remain in each side (= vent).
Sew collar tog mid back with grafting/kitchener stitches (make sure that seam is turned inwards when collar is folded down). Sew collar to neckline in the back of neck.

Diagram

= knit from the right side, purl from the wrong side
= between 2 stitches make 1 yarn over
= slip 1 stitch knitwise, knit 2 stitches together, pass slipped stitch over stitches worked together


HERVE Nelly 18.11.2018 - 12:33:

Bonjour Quel fil pourriez vous me conseiller pour un pull réalisé en cachemire échantillon 21met 28rgs Merci

DROPS Design 19.11.2018 kl. 08:58:

Bonjour Mme Hervé, Nous sommes en mesure de pouvoir proposer des modèles gratuits grâce à nos fils à tricoter et à crocheter vendus dans le monde entier. Vous comprendrez ainsi que nous ne pouvons que vous recommander d’utiliser l’une de nos qualités. N’hésitez pas à contacter votre magasin DROPS en France pour toute assistance. Merci pour votre compréhension.

Tine 01.08.2018 - 14:59:

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