Kimono-So-Cosy Poncho (Adult) by Heather C Gibbs | Keep Calm and Crochet On UK Blog

Kimono-So-Cosy Poncho (Adult)

October 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
3 stitches = 2 inches
7.0 mm
370 - 400 yards (338 - 366 m)
One size will fit most. 22 inches / 56 cm at the front; 38 inches / 96.5 cm at centre sleeve point 
both US and UK
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Inspired by a short kimono jacket style with flaring sleeves the poncho is actually very easy to make and is designed to hang just below your trouser waist band (though you can just add more rows if you prefer a longer cover up) making it adaptable for wearing.

It’s worked in the round using two strands of double knit (8ply) together with a 7mm (US size K or L) hook so it works up fast.

I made mine in burgandy and gold but there are so many colour options you could try from bold block colours to changing colours every couple of rows. Super versatility!

This is an ‘easy’ rated pattern; suitable for advanced beginners looking to learn some new crochet techniques. Pattern is written in UK and US terms and includes explanations of all stitches and abbreviations.

This pattern is (c) designed by Heather Gibbs 2014 and is for Personal use only, not for resale. Patterns are not to be copied, sold or distributed.However, you are welcome to donate, gift as well as sell any of your finished items (if you are an Individual Crafter). If you sell your work online, please credit the work as appropriate and link to my pages where you can: