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Lace Poncho
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Chunky
Pattern Number: 40461

For vintage fashion lovers, add this lacy poncho to your wardrobe.



SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Small, Medium, Large

1 rectangle, 18½" wide x 49 (52, 55) inches long [47 x 124.5 (132, 139.5) cm]


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.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

630-402 Wool-Ease® Chunky Yarn: Wheat

Natural with tiny strands of black


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Alternative Quantity: (3, 3)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 11 [8 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
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GAUGE:

12 sts + 16 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in Lace Pattern.


Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:

ssk (slip, slip, knit) Slip next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle; insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and k them together.

PATTERN STITCH
Lace Pattern (multiple of 6 sts)
Row 1 (right side)

*K 1, yo, ssk; repeat from *.
Row 2 and all wrong side rows Purl.
Row 3 *K 2, yo, ssk, k 2; repeat from *.
Row 5 *K 3, yo, ssk, k 1; repeat from *.
Row 6 Purl.
Repeat Rows 1-6 for Lace Pattern.




INSTRUCTIONS



PONCHO
Cast on 56 sts.
Row 1
Slip first st as if to knit, knit to end.
Work Row 1 for 6 rows total.
Pattern Row 1
Slip first st as if to knit, knit 3, work Lace Pattern Row 1 to last 4 sts, knit 4.
Pattern Row 2
Slip first st as if to knit, knit 3, work Lace Pattern Row 2 to last 4 sts, knit 4.
Continue in pattern as established until piece measures 48 (51, 54) inches [122 (129.5, 137) cm] from beginning.
Work Row 1 of Poncho Pattern 5 times. Bind off loosely.
FINISHING
Sew short end to side edge. Weave in ends.
 



















ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over


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