Askews Me Poncho by Stephen West

Askews Me Poncho

February 2016
DK (11 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in two color brioche
US 7 - 4.5 mm
1200 - 1230 yards (1097 - 1125 m)
One Size (top-down construction makes the length customizable)
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This two-color brioche poncho begins with a long turtleneck. An increase and decrease form a biased section that folds down for a stylish asymmetrical detail. Three increase locations flare the yoke outward until the poncho reaches your desired size.

Sizes: One Size. Top-down construction makes the poncho easy to customize.

Finished Measurements: 20” / 51cm neck circumference, 8” / 20cm neck length, 17” / 43cm yoke length (customizable), 66” / 168cm bottom edge circumference (customizable). Measurements taken unblocked.

Yarn: DK weight

Yardage: Color A (foreground color) - 630yds / 576m
Color B (background color) - 600yds / 549m

Shown in: Black & White Version
Woolfolk FÅR
Color A - 05 (black)
Color B - 01 (white)

Bugundy & Neon Version
Woolfolk FÅR
Color A - 12 (burgundy)
Madelinetosh Tosh DK
Color B - Neon Peach

Needles: 40” US 7 / 4.5mm circular
Magic loop method is used for knitting the neck in the round.

Notions: 3 stitch markers, tapestry needle

Gauge: 16 sts & 26 rounds = 4” / 10cm in two-color brioche stitch (measured unstretched)