Pedernales Poncho by Erin Chastain-Harris

Pedernales Poncho

October 2018
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
Swatch: 30 stitches and 17 rows in pattern, 5" at rest and 7" blocked. See instructions for details.
3.75 mm (F)
790 yards (722 m)
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Designed for the 2018 Best Little Yarn Crawl in Texas. This light lace poncho wears great over your swim suit, as a clothing accessory or gathered around your neck as a cowl. It folds up small enough to take just about anywhere. Available at WC Mercantile in Navasota, TX. 2018 Best Little Yarn Crawl in Texas Participants with a Passport can receive a free copy in person on October 5-14, 2018.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Measures: 33in wingspan x 28in long from shoulder to point (84cm x 71cm), blocked

Yarn: 630yds (577m) MC, 160yds (147m) CC, fingering weight (sample-Malabrigo Mechita, 2 skeins MC, 1 skein CC, 100% superwash merino, 420yds/100g skein)

Notions: desired embellishments (6/0 round glass Japanese seed beads-about 10g/118 beads), yarn needle and blocking supplies for finishing

Pattern is written in standard US terms.

For personal use only.

Fun fact: Starting with a spring and ending in a lake, the Pedernales River runs 106 miles through the Texas hill country. It is a principal tributary of the Colorado River and is known for it’s flash floods and whitewater rafting.