Hearts & Cable Sweater Blanket Poncho Knitting Pattern
Written Instructions, Chart, and photos for knitting this Hearts & Cable Poncho. Wearing this Poncho is like wearing a cozy warm sweater blanket. The cute cabled heart design with the diamonds in the front and the subtle triple heart design on the back of the Poncho. The Back of the poncho is a modern few inches longer than the front. The Poncho is not closed on the sides making it easy to slip on and go.
Lightly Blocked Size: 43” inches wide
Front: 29” Inches, Back: 33” Inches in length
It is large and roomy.
If made using acrylic yarns it can be machine washed and dried, the more washing the softer and cozier it gets.
There are some photos included to help give a visual of the poncho. There is a chart for the subtle triple heart design on the back of the poncho.
• 1 pair of straight knitting needles size 11
• 1 pair of circular needles size 10
• Cable Needle
• Stitch Holder
• Stitch Markers
You’ll 4 ply worsted weight acrylic yarn or wool blend. In the photo used for this pattern the yarn used is:
• Red Heart Acrylic 4 ply – Orchid – 1200 Yards
• Red Heart Acrylic 4 ply – White – 250 Yards
• (optional – poncho can be one color)
This pattern is best suited to an advanced beginner/intermediate knitter, it has two different cable patterns and a diamond brocade pattern. The cables are not hard once you’ve done them a couple of times. If you haven’t done cables before, use some practice yarn and follow the pattern.