free knit poncho pattern from Crystal Palace Yarns
Iceland Knit Poncho with Bobble Fringedesigned by Liza Prior Lucy
CPY Bamboo Needles size 15 26" circular
Gauge: 2.75 = 1" in garter st
Overall measurements, from neck to bottom, 22", from end to end 40" with lots of room for give as garter is very expandable.
Poncho is worked all in garter st (knit all rows)
Make Bobble (MB)
Cast On 120 sts in color A
Work colors alternately, 4 rows of one color, 4 of the other and so on until
78 rows are completed.
Split for neck. Work across 60 sts. Put remaining sts on a holder.
Work on these 60 sts, making the bobble only on the bottom edge, not the neck
edge as before. Work 32 rows. Place these sts on a holder.
Optional: crochet edge around neck opening to stabilize.
Designed and knit by Liza Prior Lucy
Thanks to Alex for modeling the poncho.
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Last revision of this page February 07, 2012