Aalto

Poncho

by Shellie Anderson

Turn heads with Aalto. Bold geometry contrasts with a graceful bateau neckline for the perfect easy-to-wear summer coverup.

Skill Level

Easy

MATERIALS

Twig Option

Shibui Knits Twig

46% linen, 42% recycled silk, 12% wool
190 yds / 50 g
7 (7, 8) skeins

Shown in Blueprint

Pebble & Silk Cloud Option

Shibui Knits Pebble

48% Recycled Silk, 36% Fine Merino, 16% Cashmere
224 yds / 25 g
5 (6, 7) skeins

Shibui Knits Silk Cloud

60% Kid Mohair, 40% Silk
330 yds / 25 g
4 (4, 5) skeins

Shown in Ash

Gauge

22 sts & 28 rows = 4" in St st after blocking, with 1 strand of Twig, on size 6 needles or size needed to obtain gauge

Needles

Size 6 (4 mm) needles

Size

XS/S (M/L, XL)
To fit bust size 32.5–34.5 (36.5–38.5, 40.5–48.5)"

Finished Dimensions

66 (70, 76)" bust circumference
23.25 (24.25, 26.25)" back length from shoulder
Model is 5' 9" wearing Size M/L

Notes

Poncho is worked flat in two pieces from the bottom up with a Reverse Stockinette hem and edging. Shoulders are joined with a 3-Needle Bind-Off and sides are tacked together to form openings for the arms.

 

Choose Your Colors

Twig

Pebble

Silk Cloud

 
 

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