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Home : Patterns : Town & Country Poncho

Free Crochet Pattern: Town & Country Poncho

Lion Brand® Jiffy®
Pattern #: 1302
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 4 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: Small, Medium, Large

Measurements 16 (20) inches long x 48 (52) inches around at lower edge.

Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

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The shorter length and airy stitch combine to give this poncho a fresh look. Dress it up or dress it down just by changing the color of the yarn.

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*Jiffy® (Article #450). 100% Acrylic; package size: Solids (except 151 Dusty Grey): 3 oz./85g; 135 yd/123m balls
Multi (plus 151 Dusty Grey): 2.5 oz./70g; 115 yd/103m balls

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Town & Country Poncho

Lion Brand® Jiffy®


8 sts + 8 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) in half double crochet

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.

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Poncho is worked from neck to lower edge.


Ch 46; join with slip st to form a ring, being careful not to twist ch.

Rnd 1

Ch 1, hdc in each ch around. Do not join, but mark end of rnd by placing contrasting thread between the last and first sts. Do not turn.

Rnd 2

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 4 sts; rep from * around – 55 sts.

Rnd 3

and all odd rnds Hdc in each st around.

Rnd 4

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 5 sts; rep from * around – 64 sts.

Rnd 6

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 6 sts; rep from * around – 73 sts.

Rnd 8

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 7 sts; rep from * around – 82 sts.

Rnd 10

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 8 sts; rep from * around – 91 sts.

Rnd 12

1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 9 sts; rep from * around – 100 sts. Size M/L ONLY: Rnd 13 1 hdc, *2 hdc in next st, hdc in each of next 10 sts; rep from * around – 109 sts.

Rnds 13-26

(14-34) Hdc in all sts. Finish last rnd with a slip st.

Rnd 27

(35) Ch 1, *skip 1, 5 dc in next hdc, skip 1, sc in next hdc*; rep from * around, join. Fasten off. Weave in ends

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ch(s) = chain(s) dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)  

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Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 4 reviews)
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Reviewed by yofransa on 2013-07-20 *****
It was easy to read and the poncho come out great, love it

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