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Cabled Poncho
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Chunky
Pattern Number: 60620 Practice your cabling with this poncho wrap made by knitting a rectangular strip sewn together.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: Medium, 1X
S/M (L/1X) Finished Circumference 36 (48) in. (91.5 (122) cm) Finished Length 16 1/2 (17 1/2) in. (42 (44.5) cm)
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: (applied Jun 23, 2011)
FINISHING Sew ends together. Weave in ends.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

630-112 Wool-Ease Chunky Yarn: Red

A bright, true red


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 17.58
Alternative Quantity: (4)
Note: Alternate colorway: #135 Spice 2 (4) balls

Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10.5 [6.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Cable Needles (Set of 2)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
14 sts + 18 rows = 4 in. [10 cm] in cable pattern. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
3/3 LC (3 over 3 left cross) Slip 3 sts to cable needle and hold in front, k3, then k 3 from cable needle.


INSTRUCTIONS



PONCHO

Size S/M

Cast on 57 sts.

Rows 1, 3 and 7 (RS): *K6, (p2, k1) 3 times, p2; rep from * to last 6 sts, k6.

Rows 2 and all WS rows: *P6, (k2, p1) 3 times, k2; rep from * to last 6 sts, p6.

Row 5: *3/3 LC, (p2, k1) 3 times, p2; rep from * to last 6 sts, 3/3 LC.

Row 8 (WS): *P6, (k2, p1) 3 times, k2; rep from * to last 6 sts, p6.

Rep Rows 1-8 until piece measures 36 in.

(91.5 cm) from beg.

Bind off.



Size L/1X

Cast on 63 sts.

Rows 1, 3 and 7 (RS): *K6, p3, k1, (p2, k1) twice, p3; rep from * to last 6 sts, k6.

Rows 2 and all WS rows: *P 6, k3, p1, (k2, p1) twice, k3; rep from * to last 6 sts, p6.

Row 5: *3/3 LC, p3, k1, (p2, k1) twice, p3; rep from * to last 6 sts, 3/3 LC.

Row 8 (WS): *P6, k3, p1, (k2, p1) twice, k3; rep from * to last 6 sts, p6.

Rep Rows 1-8 until piece measures 48 in.

(122 cm) from beg.Bind off.



FINISHING

Sew ends together.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
hdc = half double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
k3tog = knit 3 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
p3tog = purl 3 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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