- Cm and Inches
- A4 and US Letter
- One Size
Named after Canola the Irish deity who ruled over music magic is this poncho with sideways cables at the bottom and on the high collar. The upper section is picked up and knitted from the lower cable panel and worked in stockinette stitch with shaping for the shoulders. The short sleeves in rib hold the poncho together. You can wear it with a belt or a shawl pin to gather it at the front or loose, just as you prefer.
Size: One Size
Finished measurements: Bust: 194 cm/76.5" Length: 74.5 cm/29.25" Sleeve length: 32 cm/12.5"
Yarn: Hillesvåg Ullvarefabrikk, Tinde Pelsull (100% pelt wool, 260 m/284 yds, 100 g). The sample is knitted in Burgundy 2104; 9 skeins; 2158 m/2360 yds.
Alternative Yarns: Berroco, Ultra Alpaca Light (50% alpaca, 50% wool, 50 g, 133 m/144 yds). Or another DK/8 ply yarn.
Needles: 3.5 mm/US 4 circular needle (80 cm/32" and 40 cm/16"). 3.5 mm/US 4 DPNs for sleeves. Adjust needle size as needed to match gauge
Crochet hook: 3.5 mm/US E/4 (for provisional cast-on).
Notions: Stitch markers (removable), stitch holders, cable needle and yarn needle.
Gauge: 21 sts and 30 rows in st st, after blocking measures 10 cm/4" square.