Site hosted by Angelfire.com: Build your free website today!

BLACK AND WHITE PONCHO

Copywrite 2005, Carrie Viskozki. This pattern is provided for your personal use only. Please do not copy to another web site without permission.

SizeFits Misses
Small4-8
Medium10-16
Large18-20

Note: Instructions are written for size Small. Medium and Large instructions are in brackets. Materials: Lion Brand Microspun, 6-ply sports yarn. Black 4(5-6) ounces. White 11(13-16) ounces. Size G hook (or size needed for gauge).

Body

Using Black, chain 96 (120-144). Join with beginning chain, being careful not to twist chain. Do not finish off.

Rnd 1: Ch 1, hdc in same ch, and in each ch around. Join to beginning hdc. 96(120-144) hdc. Do not finish off.

Rnd. 2: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), dc in next stitch, ch 2, dc in same stitch. Dc in next 23(29-35) stitches. *(DC, chain 2, dc) in next stitch. DC in next 23(29-35) stitches*. Repeat from * 2 times. Join with slip stitch to first Dc. Finish off. 100(124-148) dc.

NOTE:From here on, you will be adding chain one stitches along the side, on EVEN number Rounds. These chain 1 spaces are included in the stitch count for each row.

Rnd 3: Using White, join in any chain 2 space. Ch 4, dc in same space. Ch 2, dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1 in same space. (Skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 1 across to next corner space. Dc, ch 1 dc in space, ch 2, dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1 in same space). Repeat from ( ) around to beginning stitch. Join with slip stitch to first Dc. Do not finish off. 116 (140-164) stitches, including CHAIN 1 SPACES. 4 ch 2 spaces.

Rnd 4: Slip stitch to next ch 1 space. Ch 3, dc in same space, 2 dc in each ch 1 space to corner. (2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in corner space. 2 dc in each ch 1 space across to corner). *****Note, there are 5 dcs in each corner space!! Repeat from ( ) around to beginning stitch. Join with slip stitch to first dc. Do not finish off. 132 (156-180) stitches.

Rnd 5: Ch 4, skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 1. (Skip next dc, dc in next dc, ch 1 to corner space. Dc, ch 1 dc in space, ch 2, dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1 in same space). Repeat from ( ) around to beginning stitch. Join with slip stitch to first Dc. Finish off. 148(172-196) stitches, 4 ch 2 spaces.

Rnd 6: Using Black, join in any ch 2 space. Ch 3, dc in same space. Ch 2, 3 dc in same space. (2 dc in each ch 1 space across to corner. 2 dc, ch 2, 3 dc in corner). *****Note, there are 5 dcs in each corner space!! Repat from ( ) around to beginning stitch. Join with slip stitch to first dc. Finish off. 164 (188-212) stitches. 4 ch 2 spaces.

Rnd 7-38: Repeat Rounds 3 6, 7 times. 676(700-724) dc.

Fringe (optional): Cut strands of yarn, 10 each. I used two strands and put fringe in every other space around the poncho.

Return to main page