Lithodora Poncho has the feel of a light shawl but with all the practicality of a poncho. Dress down with shorts and sandals at the beach or pop it over a summer dress as the sun falls.
This poncho is sized to ﬁt a 76–127 cm/30–50 in chest. The length from the back of the neck to the lowest hem is 54 cm/21 in.
4 skeins Manos Del Uruguay Serena,
(sport weight, 60% alpaca/40% cotton, 50g/155m/170yds) in Tezpi (7378)
Manos Del Uruguay Serena is a very light DK yarn, so if substituting use a sport weight or 4ply yarn. Cotton/wool blends or a pure alpaca would work well.
Work 18tr and 8 rows to measure 10 x 10 cm / 4 x 4 in using 4mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.
Basic stitches, working into chain spaces, working in the round, chainless foundation row (optional, instructions given)
Pattern is written and charted. Worked from the neck down in one piece without turning. Neck is edged last.
Ch-sp Chain space
Dc Double crochet (US single crochet)
Tr Treble crochet (US double crochet)
Yoh Yarn over hook
Photos by Britt Spring.