This Poncho is knitted using odd sized needles (ie. an odd pair!). It is made all in one peice so no sewing up. You can get a print version of the pattern at: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/large-poncho
Large Knitted Poncho
- Materials 300 gms of 12ply Boucle Mohair One size 9mm knitting needle and 1 size 12mm needle 5mm or 6mm crochet hook (optional) Pattern Using larger needle, cast on 6sts. Increase each end of each row until you have 40 sts. Increase each end of every second row until you have 80 sts. Knit 25 rows. Next row: Knit 40 sts. (Leave remaining sts on needle and use spare needle to continue your work. Continue with these 40 sts. Knit until work measures 32cm from where you divided the sts. Return to remaining 40 sts.and knit until work measures 32cm from where you divided the sts. Next row: knit across all sts. Knit 24 rows. Decrease at each end of next row and every second row until you have 40sts. Decrease at each end of each row until you have only 6sts. Cast off. Finishing Off Darn in ends using a crochet hook. If you want a firmer neck, double crochet around neck edge.