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Knitted DROPS tunic with short sleeves, round yoke and Norwegian pattern in ”Karisma”. Size: S to XXXL.
DROPS 133-15
DROPS design: Pattern no U-625
Yarn group B
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS KARISMA from Garnstudio
Colour no 54, beige brown: 450-500-550-650-700-800 g
Colour no 56, dark brown mix: 150-150-150-200-200-200 g
Colour no 01, off white: 50-50-50-50-50-50 g

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm) SIZE 4 mm - or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm. NOTE: It is important to get the correct knitting tension vertically so that the round yoke gets the correct shape.

DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 and 80 cm) SIZE 3 mm - for rib.

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BODY:.... Insert 4 markers in the piece as follows: Work 23-25-27-31-33-37 sts, insert a marker, work 58-62-66-74-78-86 sts, insert a marker, work 46-50-54-62-66-74 sts, insert a marker, work 58-62-66-74-78-86 sts, insert a marker, 23-25-27-31-33-37 sts remain on round...

Updated online: 14.11.2011 (Printed catalogues do not include these corrections)

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Yarn type
  • DROPS KARISMA UNI COLOUR (50g)
    2.00 GBP
Yarn type
  • DROPS KARISMA UNI COLOUR (50g)
    2.25 EUR
NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inch - 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.
PATTERN:
See diagrams M.1 to M.3 – the diagrams show 1 repetition of the pattern. Diagrams M.2 and M.3 are worked in stocking st.

DECREASE TIP:
Work until 2 sts remain before marker, K 2 tog, marker, slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso.

INCREASE TIP:
Work until 1 st remains before marker, make 1 YO, work 2 sts (marker is between these 2 sts), make 1 more YO. On next round K YOs twisted to avoid holes (i.e. work in back loop of st instead of front).
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BODY:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 590-640-680-770-810-900 sts on circular needle size 3 mm with beige brown and work diagram M.1. After diagram M.1, 236-256-272-308-324-360 sts remain on needle, continue with K 2/P 2 for 2 cm. Switch to circular needle size 4 mm and K 1 round while at the same time dec 28-32-32-36-36-40 sts evenly = 208-224-240-272-288-320 sts.
Insert 4 markers in the piece as follows: Work 23-25-27-31-33-37 sts, insert a marker, work 58-62-66-74-78-86 sts, insert a marker, work 46-50-54-62-66-74 sts, insert a marker, work 58-62-66-74-78-86 sts, insert a marker, 23-25-27-31-33-37 sts remain on round (markers show where to dec and inc sts). Then work diagram M.2 (= 13-14-15-17-18-20 repetitions on the round), then continue in stocking st and with beige brown. REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! When piece measures 16-17-18-19-20-21 cm, dec 1 st on each side of all markers (=8 sts dec) – see DECREASE TIP. Repeat dec every 12th round a total of 7 times = 152-168-184-216-232-264 sts. When piece measures 50-51-52-53-54-55 cm, inc 1 st on each side of all markers – see INCREASE TIP. Repeat inc when piece measures 53-54-55-56-57-58 cm = 168-184-200-232-248-280 sts. When piece measures 60-61-62-63-64-65 cm, work next round as follows: Cast off 4-4-4-5-5-5 sts, work 76-84-92-106-114-130 sts, cast off 8-8-8-10-10-10 sts, work 76-84-92-106-114-130 sts and cast off the last 4-4-4-5-5-5 sts, cut the thread. Put piece aside and work the sleeve edges.

SLEEVE EDGE:
Worked in the round on a circular needle.
Cast on 92-96-100-104-108-112 sts on circular needle size 3 mm with beige brown. Work rib = K 2/P 2 for 3 cm. Then work 1 round in stocking st while at the same time dec 16 sts evenly = 76-80-84-88-92-96 sts. Then cast off the first 8-8-8-10-10-10 sts on needle (= mid under sleeve) = 68-72-76-78-82-86 sts remain on needle. Put piece aside and knit another sleeve edge.

YOKE:
Slip sleeve edges on to same circular needle as body where armholes were cast off = 288-312-336-368-392-432 sts. Insert a marker mid back. Work with beige brown until marker – now beg round here! Then K 1 round while at the same time dec 0-6-12-8-14-18 sts evenly = 288-306-324-360-378-414 sts. Then K 0-2-4-7-10-13 rounds. Continue with diagram M.3 (= 16-17-18-20-21-23 repetitions on the round). When diagram M.3 has been worked, 112-119-126-140-147-161 sts remain on needle. Work with beige brown until finished measurements. K 1 round while at the same time dec 12-15-18-24-27-37 sts evenly = 100-104-108-116-120-124 sts. Then work an elevation in the back as follows: K 8 sts past marker mid back, turn, tighten thread and P 16 sts back, turn, tighten thread and K 24 sts, turn, continue to work 8 sts more in stocking st for every turn until a total of 80-80-80-96-96-96 sts have been worked since last turning point, turn and K 1 round over all sts until mid back again.

NECK:
Switch to circular needle size 3 mm. K 1 round while at the same time inc 16 sts evenly in all sizes = 116-120-124-132-136-144 sts. Work 5 rounds in rib = K 2/P 2. Switch to dark brown and work 2 rounds in rib. Cast off with K over K and P over P.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves tog.



Diagram

K
P
K 2 tog
slip 1 st as if to K, K 1, psso
stocking st with beige brown
stocking st with dark brown mix
stocking st with off white



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