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DROPS 68-20 by DROPS Design
"Cool over a skirt!"
DROPS Pullover in Muskat, Cotton Frisé and Cotton Viscose.
DROPS 68-20
Sizes: S - M - L - XL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 92-98-108-116 cm [36.25" - 38 5/8" - 42.5" - 45 5/8"]
Waist: 82-90-98-106 cm [32.25" - 35-3/8" - 38 5/8" - 41.75"]

Materials: DROPS MUSKAT
100% mercerized Egyptian cotton, 50 g./100 m./109 yards
250-300-300-350 g. col. no. 41, burgundy.
and use: DROPS COTTON FRISÉ
85% cotton, 15% nylon, 50 g./145 m./158 yards
200-200-250-250 g. col. no. 05, rust red.
and use: DROPS COTTON-VISCOSE,
54% Egyptian cotton, 46% viscose, 50 g./110 m./120 yards
200-250-250-300 g. col. no. 08, cerise.

Alternate yarns for Muskat:
* DROPS BOMULL-LIN, 53% Egyptian cotton, 47% linen, 50 g./85 m./93 yds
* DROPS KARISMA SUPERWASH, 100% superwash wool, 50 g/110 m/120 yards

Alternate yarns for Cotton Viscose:
* DROPS SAFRAN, 100% Egyptian cotton, 50 g/160 m./174 yards
* DROPS SILKE-TWEED, 52% silk, 48% lambswool, 50 g./200 m./218 yards

DROPS 10 mm [US 15] needles, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.
DROPS 5 mm [US G] crochet hook, or size needed to obtain correct gauge.

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The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Muskat. All prices valid per 29/11/2014.

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS Cotton-Frise. All prices valid per 29/11/2014.

The following yarns can be used as alternatives for DROPS CottonViscose. All prices valid per 29/11/2014.

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Yarn type
  • DROPS MUSKAT UNI COLOUR (50g)
    4.25 USD
  • DROPS COTTON VISCOSE UNI COLOUR (50g)
    4.35 USD
NOTE: This pattern is written in American 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.
Gauge: 8.5 sts x 18 rows with 1 strand of each yarn (3 strands) in garter st = 10 x 10 cm [4" x 4"].

Garter st, when knitting flat: Knit all sts, all rows.

Front: Cast on 37-40-44-47 sts with 3 strands: 1 strand Cotton Frisé, 1 strand Muskat and 1 strand Cotton Viscose. Knit garter st over all sts. When the piece measures 7 cm [2.75"] inc 1 st at each side, repeat inc when the piece measures 16-17-17-18 cm [6.25" - 6.75" - 6.75" - 7"] = 41-44-48-51 sts. When the piece measures 35-36-37-38 cm [13.75" - 14 1/8" - 14.5" - 14 7/8"] bind off for armhole at each side every other row: 2 sts 1-2-3-3 times and 1 st 3-2-2-3 times = 31-32-32-33 sts. When the piece measures 48-50-52-54 cm [18 7/8" - 19.75" - 20.5" - 21.25"] bind off the center 11-12-12-13 sts for the neck. Dec 1 st at each neck edge every other row 3 times = 7 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 54-56-58-60 cm [21.25" - 22" - 22 7/8" - 23 5/8"].

Back: Cast on and knit the same as the front. Bind off for armhole as on front and when the piece measures 52-54-56-58 cm [20.5" - 21.25" - 22" - 22 7/8"] bind off the center 15-16-16-17 sts for the neck. On the next row dec 1 st at each neck edge = 7 sts remain on each shoulder. Bind off when the piece measures 54-56-58-60 cm [21.25" - 22" - 22 7/8" - 23 5/8"].

Sleeve: Cast on 30-31-31-32 sts with 3 strands: 1 strand Cotton Frisé, 1 strand Muskat and 1 strand Cotton Viscose. Knit garter st over all sts. When the piece measures 4, 8, 12 and 16 cm [1.5", 3 1/8", 4.75" and 6.25"] dec 2 sts evenly distributed on the row = 22-23-23-24 sts. When the piece measures 20 cm [7 7/8"] inc 1 st at each side 5-5-6-6 times every 6.5-6-4.5-4 cm [2.5" - 2 3/8" - 1.75" - 1.5"] = 32-33-35-36 sts. When sleeves measures 49-48-47-46 cm [19.25" - 18 7/8" - 18.5" - 18 1/8"] bind off for sleeve cap at each side every other row: 2 sts 1 time, then 1 st at each side until the piece measures 57-57-58-58 cm [22.5" - 22.5" - 22 7/8" - 22 7/8"] and then 2 sts each side 1 time. Bind off, the piece measures approx. 58-58-59-59 cm [22 7/8" - 22 7/8" - 23.25" - 23.25"].

Assembly: Sew shoulder seams. Crochet 1 row sc around the neck with double strands of Muskat. Sew in sleeves. Sew sleeve and side seams using edge sts as a seam allowance.

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