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Town & Country Poncho
Lion Brand® Jiffy®
Pattern Number: cjif-poncho
The shorter length and airy stitch combine to give this poncho a fresh look. Dress it up or dress it down just by changing the color of the yarn.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large
Measurements 16 (20) inches long x 48 (52) inches around at lower edge.
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.
450-100 Jiffy Yarn: White
Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 11.97
Alternative Quantity: (4)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95
8 sts + 8 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in half double crochet BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. 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. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make a 4 in. [10 cm] square, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
Poncho is worked from neck to lower edge.
Ch 46; join with slip st to form a ring, being careful not to twist ch.
Rnd 1 Ch 1, hdc in each ch around.
Do not join, but mark end of rnd by placing contrasting thread between the last and first sts.
Do not turn.
Rnd 2 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 4 sts; rep from * around - 55 sts.
Rnd 3 and all odd rnds Hdc in each st around.
Rnd 4 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 5 sts; rep from * around - 64 sts.
Rnd 6 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 6 sts; rep from * around - 73 sts.
Rnd 8 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 7 sts; rep from * around - 82 sts.
Rnd 10 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 8 sts; rep from * around - 91 sts.
Rnd 12 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 9 sts; rep from * around - 100 sts.
Size M/L ONLY: Rnd 13 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 10 sts; rep from * around - 109 sts.
Rnds 13-26 (14-34) Hdc in all sts.
Finish last rnd with a slip st.
Rnd 27 (35) Ch 1, *skip 1, 5 dc in next hdc, skip 1, sc in next hdc*; rep from * around, join.
Weave in ends
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
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