S32-20 Christmas KAL 2019 - Sleepy Santa Sweater by DROPS design

S32-20 Christmas KAL 2019 - Sleepy Santa Sweater

Knitting
November 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch with larger needles
US 9 - 5.5 mm
US 7 - 4.5 mm
574 - 1148 yards (525 - 1050 m)
2 - 3/4 - 5/6 - 7/8 - 9/10 - 11/12 years
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See SLEEPY SANTA HAT pattern for children here
See SLEEPY SANTA HAT pattern for babies here

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DROPS Design: Pattern no ai-018-bn

Yarn group C or A + A

SIZES:
2 – 3/4 – 5/6 – 7/8 – 9/10 – 11/12 years
92 – 98/104 – 110/116 – 122/128 – 134/140 – 146/152 cm

MATERIALS:
DROPS AIR from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
100-100-150-150-150-150 g colour 04, medium grey
(You will need an extra 50-50-50-50-50-50 g of colour 04 medium grey if you do not work the santa on the back)
50-50-50-50-50-50 g colour 25, raspberry
50-50-50-50-50-50 g colour 01, off white
50-50-50-50-50-50 g colour 02, wheat
A left-over of colour 06, black – for eyes

Or use:
DROPS Nepal from Garnstudio (belongs to yarn group C)
200-200-250-250-300-300 g colour 0501, grey
(You will need an extra 50-50-50-50-50-50 g of colour 0501 grey if you do not work the santa on the back)
50-100-100-100-100-100 g colour 3608, deep red
50-50-50-50-50-50 g colour 0100, off white
50-50-50-50-50-50 g colour 0206, light beige
A left-over of colour 8903 black – for eyes

KNITTING TENSION:
16 stitches in width and 20 rows in height with stocking stitch = 10 x 10 cm.

NEEDLES:
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 5.5 MM.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE SIZE 5.5 MM: Length 40 cm and 60 cm or 80 cm for stocking stitch.
DROPS DOUBLE POINTED NEEDLES SIZE 4.5 MM.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE SIZE 4.5 MM: Length 40 cm and 60 cm.
Needle size is only a guide. If you get too many stitches on 10 cm, change to a larger needle size. If you get too few stitches on 10 cm, change to a smaller needle size.