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Man's Striped Poncho
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 40493-2-C

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Large
Man's Size Large Width 42" [106.5 cm] Length 32" [81.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

640-182 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Pine

Dark, piney bluish green


Quantity needed: 5 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 47.45
Note: (A)

640-187 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Goldenrod

Deep, earthy gold


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 37.96
Note: (B)

640-404 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick Yarn: Wood

Medium brown


Quantity needed: 4 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 37.96
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95


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

GAUGE:
7 dc + 4 rows = 4" [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.


INSTRUCTIONS



PONCHO

RIGHT SIDE
Starting at outer edge, with A, ch 113.
Row 1 (RS) Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; turn - 112 sc.
Rows 2-5 Ch 1, sc in back loop of each sc across; turn.
Row 6 Ch 3, dc in back loop of each sc across.

Fasten off.
Row 7 With RS facing, join B in first dc, ch 3, dc in each dc across.

Fasten off.
Rows 8-23 Repeat Row 7, working in the following color sequence:
2 rows C
3 rows A
4 rows B
2 rows C
1 row A
2 rows B
2 rows C
Fasten off.



LEFT SIDE
Work as for Right Side in the following color sequence:
6 rows C
1 row A
2 rows B
3 rows C
4 rows A
2 rows B
1 row C
2 rows A
2 rows B

Fasten off.

ASSEMBLY

With RS of Right and Left Sides facing, matching sts across last row of each side, using large-eyed, blunt needle and matching yarn, sew sides together up first 22" [56 cm] of front.

In same manner, sew back seam up last 22" [56 cm], leaving center 20" [51 cm] open for neck opening.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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