Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Featherlight Poncho
Lion Brand® Imagine - Bonbons
Pattern Number: L20649 Simply crochet together strips of Imagine yarn to make this super-fast project!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 28 in. (71 cm) wide and 45 in. (114 cm) long

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

515-310 Imagine Yarn: Blueberry Hill

Shades of blue and purple


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.99
Note: (A)

515-315 Imagine Yarn: Black Ice

Shades of medium and dark gray


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.99
Note: (B)

601-650 Bonbons Yarn: Party

Metallic: Sparkling taupe, teal, magenta, dark purple, gold, bronze, red, and copper


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 7.99
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


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

NOTES:
Poncho is made in one piece beg at one lower edge.


INSTRUCTIONS



Colors for C yarns Teal (D) Taupe (E)

PONCHO Unwind each hank of yarn and fold in half twice to divide into 4 even lengths of each color.

Cut along folds.Secure both ends of each length, as follows: turn under cut end twice and using sewing needle and matching thread, sew ends in place to create a finished edge.



Joining Row 1:Holding one A length above one B length, join D with a sl st in upper right corner of A length, ch 1, sl st in lower right corner of B length, *ch 1, sl st in A length about 1/2 in.

(1.5 cm) from previous sl st, ch 1, sl st in B length about 1/2 in.

(1.5 cm) from previous sl st; rep from * across.

Fasten off.



Next Joining Row: With a second A length above the previously joined B length, join E with a sl st in upper right corner of B length, ch 1, sl st in lower right corner of second A length, rep Joining Row 1 across.

With D, rep Joining Row 1 to join a second B length above the second A length.

Mark upper edge of second B length for neck opening as follows: fold assembled panel in half and place a st marker 5 1/2 in.

(14 cm) from fold on either side.



Neck OpeningWith a third A strip length above just joined B length, join E with a sl st in upper right hand corner of second B length and work Joining Row 1 to first marker, then work (sc, ch 1) evenly spaced across B edge to next marker, then continue joining to end.

Rejoin E at corner of neck opening and work (sc, ch 1) evenly spaced across opposite side of neck.



Continue to join lengths, alternating A and B strips and D and E joining colors.



FINISHING With D and working across short edges of A lengths, (ch 1, sc) evenly spaced across (about 8 sc along short edge of each length).

Rep with E across short edges of B lengths.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch


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