Home & Garden Poncho by Jen Toll Knits

Home & Garden Poncho

Knitting
November 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
10 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches
in Garter Slip Stitch
US 15 - 10.0 mm
500 - 600 yards (457 - 549 m)
One Size Fits most
Flag of English English
This pattern is available for $2.00 USD
buy it now or visit pattern website

This poncho is so simple and quick to work up, you’ll be wearing it in no time!

The simple stitch pattern is easy to remember, perfectly highlights the character of roving yarn, and creates a delightfully cozy garment that you won’t want to take off.

The exciting structure of roving yarn is created by working in differing lengths and thicknesses of colorful fibers during spinning, and Schachenmayr Leana roving yarn is a cheery yarn with great color effects whether using a neutral palette or a beautifully vibrant color-way.

Due to the nature of the Garter Slip Stitch and the roving yarn, the points will stretch over time, elongating the shape and accentuating the drape. (Photos taken after stretching has occurred.)

Size (after blocking)
19” wide x 45” long (19” x 22.5” halved)
250 g

Gauge
10 sts x 12 rows = 4”/10cm
Garter Slip Stitch, blocked

Yarn I used
Schachenmayr Fashion Leana - Aran (8 wpi)
115 yards (105 meters) / 50 grams (1.76 ounces)
49% Wool 49% Manufactured Fibers - Acrylic
2% Manufactured Fibers - Nylon / Polyamide
Used 5 balls, approx 575 yards

Use any Aran weight roving yarn you like!