The original pattern is by Clella Gustin and published by Provo Craft.
Provo Craft Tools
- Long Blue Loom
- Knifty Knitter Extra large Round Loom (yellow)
- yarn needle
- crochet hook size I
- 4 skeins of Lion Brand Wool-Ease thick and quick large (if you want your poncho longer, add 2 stitches per 1" of extra length you want)
Skill level: Beginner
|Step 1: Cast on, or e wrap, 42 pegs on the blue loom.|
Step 2: Knit 2 panels that are 33" long (they will be 20" wide). This is equivalent to about 110 rows in each panel.
Step 3: Sew panels together as shown in diagram. Leave about 22 loops on each side of both panels for the neck. Slip the knitting through the center of the yellow loom, and slip the stitches on the pegs to the yellow loom. Knit 9 rows.
Step 4: Using a crochet hook, do a single crochet around the outside edge and around the neck piece.
Here is the poncho knitted by Jeannette Miles using Bernat Softee Chunky yarn, which is weight 5. Isn't it gorgeous!