A trendy oversized poncho defined by its pairs of ornamental cables on each wide shoulder part. The stockinette center part is crowned by a high neck collar. The poncho has side bands that can be closed with buttons. It is knitted flat in two parts with shoulder and neck shaping. Andor is the Norse element for Eagle and its wingspan appropriate for this poncho.
Size: One Size
Bust: 212 cm/83.5”
Length: 72 cm/28.25”
Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Norsk Pelsull (100% pelt yarn, 260 m/284 yds, 100 g). Sample is knitted in Beige 1101.
8 skeins; 1898 m/2076 yds.
Alternative Yarns: Berroco, Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool, 50 g, 133 m/144 yds). http://www.berroco.com/yarns/berroco-ultra-alpaca-light
Jamieson’s, Double Knitting (100% wool, 25 g, 75 m/82 yds).
Rowan, Tweed (100% wool, 50 g, 118 m/129 yds).
Malabrigo, Arroyo, (100% superwash merino, 100 g, 306 m/335 yds).
Or another DK/8 ply yarn.
Needles: 3.5 mm/US 4 circular needle (120 cm/48”).
4 mm/US 6 circular needle needle (60 cm/26”) for collar.
Adjust needle size as needed to match gauge.
Notions: 4 buttons (20 mm/0.78”), stitch markers, stitch holders, cable needle and yarn needle.
Gauge: 20 sts and 28 rows in st st measures 10 cm/4” square.
66-sts in Ornamental Cable Panel measures 25 cm/9.75” across.
Notes: The poncho is knitted in two parts, back and forth. The large collar is picked up and knitted at the end, just as the sidebands. The shoulder is shaped with short-rows and then joined using a 3-needle bind-off. Each sideband has two buttonholes.
Norwegian pattern is only available in yarn kit from Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk. (Norsk mønster er kun tilsalgs i garnpakke).
Det blir lagt til 25% MVA for mønsterkjøpere i Norge.