Change language:

White Chocolate by DROPS Design
"Enjoy the fresh autumn air in this lovely jumper!"
Knitted DROPS jumper with round yoke and Norwegian pattern in ”Eskimo”. Size: S - XXXL.
DROPS 131-17
DROPS design: Pattern no EE-361
Yarn group E
----------------------------------------------------------
Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS ESKIMO from Garnstudio
Colour no 01, off white:
550-600-700-750-850-950 g
Colour no 47, light beige mix:
150-200-200-200-250-250 g

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 and 40 cm) SIZE 8 mm - or size needed to get 11 sts x 15 rows in stocking st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (80 cm and 40 cm) SIZE 7 mm - for rib.

(Continue to pattern...)

See deals and shadecard for: DROPS Eskimo

Comments (45)

Print Pattern Print Photo

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Eskimo. All prices valid per 25/10/2014.

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Bind/cast off from RS

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Cast off in Rib

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Cast on - continental method

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Cast on - Old Norwegian Knit aka twisted German

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Circular needle - around in stockinette

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Decrease – K2tog (knit 2 together)

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Double Pointed Needles - Cast on / Stockinette

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Fair Isle - 2 color knitting - continental

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Fair Isle - 2 color knitting UK/US

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Increase - using loop under

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Knit (K) - continental

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Knit (K) - US/UK method

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Marking thread (MT)

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Move stitches from a thread back onto needles

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Purl (P) - continental

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Purl (P) - Norwegian method

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Purl (P) - US/UK method

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Put sleeve (round on needle) together with front and back piece.

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Put stitches on a thread – all at the same time

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Short rows - basic

DROPS Tutorial Videos: Stripes knit in the round with no jog

If you do not find the video you need, click here to go to DROPS Video Index.

Yarn type
  • DROPS ESKIMO UNI COLOUR (50g)
    1.70 GBP
Yarn type
  • DROPS ESKIMO UNI COLOUR (50g)
    2.00 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.4.
----------------------------------------------------------

BODY:
Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 116-128-140-152-164-176 sts on circular needle size 7 mm with light beige mix. Switch to off white, work rib = K 2/P 2 for 7 cm. Switch to circular needle size 8 mm and K 1 round while at the same time dec 20 sts evenly = 96-108-120-132-144-156 sts. Continue in stocking st. Insert a marker in first st at beg of round and a marker in the 49th-55th-61st-67th-73rd-79th st – these marks the sides.
REMEMBER THE KNITTING TENSION! When piece measures 22-23-24-25-26-27 cm, work diagram M.2 - adjust so that st marked with an arrow is mid front. When diagram M.2 has been worked, work 1 round with off white while at the same time casting off 7 sts in each side for armholes (i.e. st with marker + 3 sts on each side of this st) = 82-94-106-118-130-142 sts remain on needle. Now piece measures approx. 42-43-44-45-46-47 cm. Put piece aside and knit the sleeves.

SLEEVE:
Worked in the round on double pointed needles.
Cast on 28-28-32-32-36-36 sts on double pointed needles size 7 mm with light beige mix. Switch to off white, work 3 rounds in rib = K 2/P 2. Then work diagram M.4, this pattern is worked in rib but reversed from before, i.e. P is worked over K and K is worked over P. After diagram M.4, continue with off white and in rib as before. When piece measures 7 cm, switch to double pointed needles size 8 mm. Work diagram M.1, then continue with off white and in stocking st. Insert a marker in first st at beg of round (= mid under sleeve). When piece measures 14 cm, inc 1 st on each side of st with marker, repeat inc every 8-8-6-6-5-5 cm a total of 4-4-5-5-6-6 times = 36-36-42-42-48-48 sts. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 23 cm, work diagram M.2 – adjust pattern so that st with arrow is mid on top of sleeve – work the inc sts gradually in pattern.
After diagram M.2, work 1 round with off white while at the same time casting off 7 sts mid under sleeve (i.e. st with marker + 3 sts on each side of this st) = 29-29-35-35-41-41 sts remain on needle. The piece now measures approx. 43 cm in all sizes.

YOKE:
Slip sleeves on to same circular needle size 8 mm as body = 140-152-176-188-212-224 sts.
Insert a marker in st mid back – NOW ROUND BEG HERE!
Work 1 round in stocking st with light beige mix as follows:
SIZE S-M:
Inc 4 sts evenly = 144-156 sts.
SIZE L-XL-XXL-XXXL:
Dec 8 sts evenly = 168-180-204-216 sts.
ALL SIZES:
Then continue in diagram M.3 and dec according to diagram - work up to arrow for your size = 72-78-84-75-85-90 sts. Continue with off white, first work 1 round while dec 12-18-20-11-17-22 sts evenly = 60-60-64-64-68-68 sts. Then work an elevation in the back as follows: K 8 sts past st with marker mid back, turn and P 17 sts back, turn and K 25 sts, turn and P 33 sts, turn and K 41 sts, turn and P 49 sts. Turn and work 1 round to mid back.

NECK:
Switch to a short circular needle size 7 mm and work in rib = K 2/P 2 - at the same time after 4 cm, work diagram M.4 (as bottom of sleeves). After diagram M.4, continue with off white and in rib as before until neck measures 12 cm. Loosely cast off with K over K and P over P.
ASSEMBLY:
Sew the openings under the sleeves tog.


Diagram

light beige mix - K
light beige mix - P
off white - K
off white - P
K 2 tog



Do you need some help?

For further pattern help, please contact the store where you bought the yarn. Having bought DROPS yarn, you are guaranteed to receive qualified help from a store specializing in the DROPS patterns. You can also take a look at our tutorial videos.

All patterns are carefully reviewed, but we must make reservation for possible mistakes. All patterns are translated from Norwegian and you can always check the original pattern for measurements and calculations. Go to original pattern for design DROPS 131-17. If you think you have found an error in the pattern, please post your remark or question in our Comments section.

© 1982-2014 DROPS Design A/S. We reserve all rights. This document, including all its sub-sections, has copyrights. This is for all of you with knitting as a hobby and for you who run a yarn store. Either way, the DROPS pattern database is at your free disposal. As a store you are welcome to use the DROPS pattern database to promote the sale of your assortment. Print out any pattern you may want, make as many copies as desired. The only thing we ask is that you don't make any changes / additions to the original printed document... and that the patterns according to the DROPS philosophy are given out to the consumers for free.
The sale of garments based on DROPS DESIGN is permitted as long as they are sold as single items or per order. Further commercial use of the patterns is not permitted. It has to be clearly stated that the garment is made based on a design from DROPS DESIGN. The use of DROPS photos for marketing purposes/sales is only permitted when only DROPS yarns have been used. The photo may not be cut or edited and the logo should be clearly visible. The use of clothes labels of which DROPS DESIGN forms part is conditioned by the inclusion of the following text: “A DROPS DESIGN made by …..”.
We reserve the right to withdraw the permission for use at any time, notwithstanding the reason.

DROPS Design