Sabal by Aubrey P Busek

Sabal

Knitting
September 2020
Sport (12 wpi) ?
24 stitches and 48 rows = 4 inches
in Mosaic pattern
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 4 - 3.5 mm
2000 - 2703 yards (1829 - 2472 m)
Regular (Plus)
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Cool and breezy, this open poncho will have you ready for your next trip to the tropics. The all-over mosaic stitch pattern is striking and a delight to knit. Whether you layer this with a simple tee and jeans or wear it as a beach cover-up, this garment will tick all your boxes.

DIFFICULTY
Easy

SIZES
Regular (Plus)
Shown in Regular size.

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Back Width: 33 (43¾)”
Length: 30¼ (32¾)”

MATERIALS
Universal Yarn Bamboo Pop (50% bamboo, 50% cotton; 100g/292 yds)
106 Turquoise (MC) – 4 (6) skeins
121 Lily Pad (CC) – 3 (4) skeins
Needles: US Size 5 (3.75 mm) 40” circular or longer (to accommodate large number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
US Size 4 (3.5 mm) 40” circular or longer (to accommodate large number of sts) or size needed to obtain gauge
Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers, stitch holder or waste yarn

GAUGE
24 sts x 48 rows = 4” in garter st with smaller ndl
24 sts x 50 rows= 4” in Mosaic patt with larger ndl
Save time check your gauge.

PATTERN NOTES
This poncho is knit flat in a garter stitch mosaic pattern with a plain garter border on the bottom and top and then folded and seamed to create armholes. The front neck split is created when knitting by binding off stitches and knitting two separate front sections.