Diva Poncho

Dec 4, 2007
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Author

Chelsea Norquay

Introduction

This is my first original design. My mom gave me the yarn for my 14th birthday, and I started it the day after that! It's taken me over a year to complete it, due to not having enough yarn, and trying to find substitutions! The yarn that I used is unfortuantly no longer made, but please feel free to find the yarn that will make you smile! The yarns that I've listed I found on the internet that I've never actually seen, but I think will make great substitutions.

Materials List

4 skeins of Moda dea swirl (nylon, wool, acrylic)
3 skeins of Moda dea Fur Ever (polyester, nylon)
Size Q (16 mm) hook

Darning needle

Finished Size

One size fits most Neck opening lying flat = 15 in, 37.5 cm

Gauge

5 sc and 6 rows= 4"(10cm)

Notes

Rows 1 and 7 are worked with 2 strands, A and MC. Rows 2-6 are worked with MC only.

The Pattern

Panel, Make 2
With MC and A, Ch 43
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each st across. 42 sc, Finish off A.
Rows 2-6: ch 1, turn. Sk 1st st, sc in next sc and in each sc across. 42 sc
Row 7: Add A, ch 1, turn, sk 1st st, sc in next sc and in each sc across. 42 sc, finish off A.

Rows 8-25: repeat rows 2-7, finishing off after row 25.

Sew in all loose ends.

Lay out the 2 panels vertically. Sew the bottom end of the left Panel to the bottom left side of the right panel to make a V shape. Then sew the top end of the right panel to the top right side of the left panel.

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Comments

Soleil38 wrote
on Dec 6, 2007 9:34 AM
Good job!
It looks great. I wish I had taken crocheting at 14! By the time you get to my age, you'll be a master crocheter and probably will have written a few books already...
:)

Soleil

zoozi wrote
on Dec 10, 2007 1:15 AM
Beautiful poncho!
Good luck in the junior wool ambasador competition

ella

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