Photo of Mary G knits

Knittin' Love in Spring poncho

from By Hand, With Heart
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Knittin' Love in Spring poncho
Knittin' Love in Spring poncho
Knittin' Love in Spring poncho
Knittin' Love in Spring poncho
Knittin' Love in Spring poncho
Knittin' Love in Spring poncho

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knitting in the round
  • basic k2tog, ssk, yo, etc

Pattern Description:

Inspired by my Knittin' Love shawl worked in a DK-weight cotton, this poncho uses a color-changing cotton in fingering and is a full-circle with lovely drape and movement, showing off the lace hearts and scalloped edging.

Using approx 830 yards of cotton yarn, this poncho is knit in one-piece, in the round, from neck to hem so you'll be done in no time and wearing it all springtime and into the summer.

Directions are charted and round by round.

Gauge:

16sts x 20rnds = 4" stockinette, worked in the round and blocked

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • one size: neck to hem=21", neck diameter=8", hem circumference=144"

Materials:

  • approx 830 yards fingering weight cotton (sample used a 185gr skein of Wolle's Yarn Creations in "Parrot")
  • US #6 circs - 16- and 32-inch lengths
  • stitch markers (6, one different than the rest for beg of rnd)

Suggested yarn:

830 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Wolle's Yarn Creations (185gr skein)

Colorway:

Parrot
pdf Digital Download

$7.00

Intermediate
Knitting
Accessory
Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized
Shawl
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Hi, my name is Mary Gildersleeve. I began designing shortly after teaching myself to knit at the age of 8, primarily because I do not take commands very well and I also could not afford the fancy ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (118) »