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Saint Paul, MN

Taught to crochet by a family friend at age 7, I didn't take up knitting until I was 25 and then I did so with a passion and a vengeance!

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Imperial Cabled / Plaid Poncho

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Imperial Cabled / Plaid Poncho
Imperial Cabled / Plaid Poncho
Imperial Cabled / Plaid Poncho
Imperial Cabled / Plaid Poncho

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • reading charts
  • picking up stitches
  • three-needle bind off

Pattern Description:

Two rectangles joined together create this striking poncho.

Although it may look difficult, this piece is not an advanced knit project. By working through the pattern step-by-step, it will be revealed as a series of simple techniques which combine to create a complex garment.


Gauge is not vital for this garment.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • The finished poncho measures approx 54" x 54" (each individual rectangle measures 36" x 18").


  • Imperial Yarn Native Twist (150yds / 137m; 4oz /114gr) per skein (www.imperialyarn.com): Wheat Heather 1 sk; Spiced Poppy 1 sk; Wild Sage 1 sk; Teal Heather 2 sk; Wild Strawberry 1 sk; Juniper Green 1 sk; Cactus Blossom 1 sk
  • US #10.5 / 6.5mm circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • Extra circular needle (US #10.5 / 6.5mm or smaller)
  • Waste yarn
  • US size K / 6.5mm crochet hook