#06 Cabled Swing Poncho by Michele Wang

#06 Cabled Swing Poncho

November 2010
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in broken rib
US 9 - 5.5 mm
1704 - 1967 yards (1558 - 1799 m)
S-L OR 1X-3X, see notes
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Oversized square poncho with hood in cable and texture patterns.

• Lower edge 84 (92)“/213.5 (233.5)cm
• Length 25½ (28)”/64.5 (71)cm
• 15 sts and 20 rows = 4”/10cm over broken rib using size 9 (5.5mm) circular needle.

Other suggested yarns:

Cascade 128 Superwash Chunky
Rowan Cocoon
Quince & Co.’s Puffin
madelinetosh Tosh Bulky

Consider placing final stitches onto holders instead of binding off. Instead of picking up for the hood, just slip the live stitches onto needle to continue knitting for hood. Relieves some of the bulk that would be there from picking up.