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Cozy Cocoon Poncho
Lion Brand® Homespun®Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: L30134
A poncho you can crochet in a jiffy thanks to Homespun Thick and Quick yarn and one stitch.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 22 x 25 in. (56 x 63.5 cm), after folding
792-212 Homespun Thick & Quick Yarn: Woodland Stripes
Self-Striping with shades of solid chocolate brown and chocolate brown flecked with turquoise and rust
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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5 hdc = about 4 in. (10 cm). 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.
PONCHO Ch 30.
Row 1: Hdc in 3rd ch from hook and in each ch across - 28 sts.
Row 2: Ch 2 (does not count as a st), turn, hdc in each st across.
Rep Row 2 until piece measures about 50 in.
(127 cm) from beg.
Fold piece in half lengthwise, bringing first row to meet last row.
The folded piece should measure about 22 x 25 in.
(56 x 63.5 cm).
Beg at a corner and following diagram, sl st side edges together for 13 in.
(33 cm), leaving 12 in.
(30.5 cm) open for neck.
Do not fasten off, but continue on for cowl neck as follows: Cowl Neck Rnd 1 (Right Side): Continuing with same strand of yarn, ch 2, work 30 hdc evenly spaced around neck opening; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc in each st around; join with sl st in top of beg ch.
Rep Rnd 2 until cowl measures about 8 in.
Last Rnd: Ch 1, sc in each st around; join with sl st in first sc.Fasten off.
FINISHINGWeave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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