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Vertical-Stripe Poncho: Woman's Version
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick®
Pattern Number: 40493-C This dramatic striped poncho is easy to make, warm to wear and a real stand-out! Perfect in team colors for football!

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Adult Medium
Width 42" [106.5 cm] Length 25" [63.5 cm]



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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.


PONCHO RIGHT SIDEStarting at outer edge, with A, ch 89.Row 1 (RS) Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; turn – 88 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.


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.


With RS of Right and Left Sides facing, matching stitches across last row of each side, using large-eyed, blunt needle and matching yarn, sew sides together up first 16" [40.5 cm] of front.

In same manner, sew back seam up last 16" [40.5 cm], leaving center 18" [45.5 cm] open for neck opening.

beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
RS = right side
sc = single crochet

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