Short Description: Ever wanted to knit yourself a big, cozy hug? This poncho is about as close as it gets! With cables and the textural goodness of moss stitch, this is the perfect classic throw-over for when the weather gets chilly. Wear it your way, but highly recommended to pair with your favourite jeans!
Gauge: 23 stitches x 32 rows = 10cm (4”) in double moss stitch on larger needle
Finished Measurements: S/M: Width: 80cm (32”), Length: cropped-50cm (20”) or full length-60cm (24”); M/L: Width: 113cm (44”), Length: cropped-50cm (20”) or full length-60cm (24”)
Materials Used: 700-1100g DK weight yarn (1330-2090m [1456-2288yds]). For optimal results, the use of a non-superwash yarn is recommended. Please note that if you are substituting a different fibre to 100% alpaca (as used for samples), your final measurements and fabric drape may differ.
Needle Size: 3mm (US 2.5/3) and 3.5mm (US 4), at least 100cm (40”) length circular needles, or size to obtain gauge and a needle two sizes smaller
Pattern Includes: Written and charted instructions, 2 length options in 2 sizes, schematic, video tutorials for cast on and bind off methods
Skill Level: Intermediate
Other Details: Notions: 1 extra straight or circular 3.5mm (US 4) needle, 3 lengths of waste yarn, or spare interchangeable needle cables, 4 stitch markers, 1 removable stitch marker/progress keeper, cable needle, tapestry needle, tape measure, scissors, row counter (optional)