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Home : Patterns : Mitered Unisex Poncho: Crochet

Free Crochet Pattern: Mitered Unisex Poncho: Crochet

Lion Brand® Homespun®
Pattern #: 40709C
Do you want a poncho with a little more room and style? This larger-sized pattern is great for guys and gals both! The v-styling is both slimming and stylish and the soft Homespun yarn guarantees that this will become a cool-weather favorite!
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size
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11" [28 cm] at neck
Length 30" [76 cm]


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*Homespun® (Article #790). 98% Acrylic, 2% Polyester; package size: 6.00oz/170.00 gr. (185yds/169m) pull skeins

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Mitered Unisex Poncho: Crochet

Lion Brand® Homespun®


10 sts + 8 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in pattern. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch


With A, ch 34.

Row 1 (WS) Dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in each of next 14 ch, 3 dc in next ch, place marker in center dc of last 3dc-group and move marker up to corresponding st in each successive row, dc in each of next 14 ch, 2 dc in last ch; turn – 35 sts.

Row 2 Ch 1, sc in each dc across; turn.

Row 3 Ch 3, dc in first st (inc made), dc in each st across to next marked st, 3 dc in marked st, dc in each st across to last st, 2 dc in last st (inc made); turn – 39 sts.

Row 4 Repeat Row 2.

Rows 5-8 Repeat Rows 3-4 twice – 47 sts at end of Row 8.

Fasten off.

With RS facing, join B in first sc.

Rows 9-56 Repeat Rows 3-4 for 24 times, working in the following color sequence:

8 rows B – 63 sc at end of Row 16.

8 rows C – 79 sc at end of Row 24.

8 rows A – 95 sc at end of Row 32.

8 rows B – 111 sc at end of Row 40.

8 rows C – 127 sc at end of Row 48.

8 rows A – 143 sc at end of Row 56.

Fasten off.

Row 57 With WS facing, join B in first st, ch 1, sc in first st, tr in next st, *sc in each of next 3 sts, tr in next st; repeat from * across, sc in last st; turn – 143 sts; 36 tr. Push all tr to RS of work.

Row 58 Repeat Row 3 – 147 sts.

Rows 59-64 Repeat Rows 57-58 for 3 times – 159 sts at end of Row 64.

Row 65 Ch 1, sc in each st across. Fasten off.


With RS of 2 Halves facing, using large-eyed, blunt needle and matching colors, matching row-end sts, sew Sides together up each side to neck opening.

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ch(s) = chain(s) dc = double crochet
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing) RS = right side
sc = single crochet st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet WS = wrong side

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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.3 (based on 3 reviews)
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Mitered Unisex Poncho: Crochet Reviewed by Mary Ann Watters on 2012-10-12 ***
was way too small for a man......easy to do but not true to size.........

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