The Easy Folded Poncho is a fast and easy piece of wearable art. Knit from Cascade Yarns new AEREO yarns, this versatile poncho is the perfect layer for brisk, autumn days. You will love the feel of this lofty Merino wool/Baby Alpaca yarn. AEREO Tweed yarns have tweedy flecks of color throughout the skein. AEREO heathers and AEREO Duo yarns have the same fiber and tubular construction, with their own unique look and style. Choose from one of 10 available colors, and create a poncho that will wrap you in cozy, squishy comfort!
Did you know? Ponchos have been used by the indigenous peoples of the Andes, Valley of Mexico and Patagonia since pre-Hispanic times. They were originally used as outer garments to keep the body warm and dry. Ponchos are, essentially, a large piece of fabric with a hole for the head.
Finished Measurement: approx. 23″ x 23″
Gauge: approx. 4 sts/inch
Included in kit:
- ~600 yds of Cascade AEREO yarn
- Pattern (designed for Lambspun by Larissa Breloff)
Not included in kit (but available from Lambspun):
- US Size 9, 32″ circular needles (or size necessary to obtain gauge)
- Tapestry Needle