The Persephone Cape by Melanie Depcinski

The Persephone Cape

May 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 15 rows = 4 inches
in Body Pattern
4.0 mm (G)
Graded for XS-5XL
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The Persephone cape is an open front ruana style poncho perfect for spring and summer. The pattern is written for sizes XS-5XL and is easily modified to fit larger or smaller sizes. I am happy to help with sizing adjustments, just send me an email at

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If you would like to make this pattern as a tester, please send me a DM. You will receive the pattern free, as well as an additional pattern once you post your finished project to Ravelry. I have a selection of sizes that still need testing.

Size 4 mm / US: G / UK: 8

Yarn used:

Lion Brand– Truboo in Mushroom & Mauve

Yarn amount used:

Color A (Mushroom): (2, 2, 2) (2, 3, 3) (3, 3, 3) skeins / 3.5 oz / 100 g / 200 m / 241 yards

Color B (Mauve): (3, 3, 4) (4, 4, 4) (5, 5, 5) skeins / 3.5 oz / 100 g/ 200 m / 241 yards