A delicate cabled cowl neck crochet poncho pattern, inspired by Alpine Pine Trees, this poncho is practical, wearable but pretty too. Not too chunky, but still warm and cosy, this can be used as the nights get colder, thrown on for the early morning school run or snuggled up on in on the sofa on a lazy Sunday afternoon.
You can download the PDF of this pattern from: Ravelry, Etsy, or Love Crochet
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Skill Level & Special Stitches
This poncho is intermediate level and uses front post double crochet (US crochet terms).
Once the increases section of the poncho is completed, the pattern uses a 4 row pattern repeat for the bulk of the length (you can increase the number of repeats to make a longer poncho).
4 mm hook
Yarn: ~ 1400 yds, 400g of Double Knit (DK) acrylic yarn
I used just under 8 50g balls (<400g) of Rico Classic baby DK in shade 36 (Jeans) (aff) for the item pictured
Yarn needle & scissors
The crochet poncho pattern comes in one size but you can change the hook and yarn size to alternate the size.
The finished item dimensions:
Length from neckline towards wrist: 20in / 50cm (measured when hanging)
Circumference of neck: 21in / 52.5cm
Gauge: 4in x 4in = 14 st x 11 rows
Pattern links: Ravelry, Etsy, Love Crochet
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