Short Description: This cozy brioche poncho (Brioncho) starts with an I-cord cast on followed by two-color brioche in the round. Customize the number of saddle shoulder increases to get your own size. Continue knitting a tube until you create the armholes by working the front and back separately as flat pieces.
Gauge: 18 sts & 20 rnds = 4” / 10cm in two-color brioche stitch
Sizes: Customizable with top-down construction.
Finished Measurements: 20” / 51cm neck circumference, 56” / 142cm body circumference. Body circumference and length are customizable. Measurements taken unblocked. Shown on a 42” / 107cm chest circumference and 50” / 127cm yoke circumference with 6” / 15cm of positive ease.
Materials Used: DK or Worsted weight
Yardage: These are approximate estimates for a large size like the sample. You may not need this much for a smaller size and a larger size will require a bit more. MC - approximately 860yds / 786m; CC - approximately 800yds / 732m
Shown in: MC - Ton of Wool Cormo Aran Weight (100% Cormo Wool; 507yds / 464m per 300g skein), Color - White; CC - Madelinetosh Tosh DK (100% Merino; 225yds / 206m per 100g skein), Color - Seaglass
Needle Size: 40” US 7 / 4.5mm circular
Pattern Includes: Detailed written instructions