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Saturday, August 1, 2015

Crochet Child's Poncho

Crochet Child's Poncho

This Child's Poncho was made for a 3 year old, but can be adjusted for different sizes. It's so cute to wear for any occasion. Enjoy this Crochet Child's Poncho Pattern!
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Supplies:
H hook
Red Heart Pink & White Yarn
Abbreviations:
sc=single crochet
sl st=slip stitch ch=chain
dc=double crochet
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Poncho Tutorial

I made this for my 3 year old. I did this in multiples of 8. So I chained 72 with a H hook. Now if you want to Make this for a different size, then make sure its in a multiple 8 and it can fit over the child's head, you can always change the hook size as well.
Rnd 1:  Start with Pink yarn, Chain 72, sl st to join to make a ring. Sc in each chain around. sl st. -72 sc
Rnd 2: Sl st with White yarn, Chain 3 (Counts as a dc), dc in the next two sc, *skip sc, Chain 1, dc in the next 3 sc, *Repeat around, sl st 18(3 dc's)
Rnd 3: Sl st into the chain 1 space, then sl st with Pink yarn, Chain 3 (Counts as a dc), work 2 dc in the same chain 1 space, *Chain 1,  work 3 dc in the next chain 1 space, *Repeat for a total of 9(3 dc's),Chain 1, work 3 dc in the next chain 1 space, chain 1, work 3 dc, (creates an increase, so you have a 3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc in next chain 1 space after 9( 3 dc's ), **Chain 1, work 3 dc the next chain 1 space, **Repeat for a total of 8 times, chain 1, work 3 dc in the beginning chain 1 space, Chain 1, sl st in the beginning Chain 3 (this will create a 3 dc, chain 1, 3 dc increase in the beginning 3 dc) sl st.
Rnd 4:  Sl st into the chain 1 space, then sl st with White yarn, Chain 3 (Counts as a dc), work 2 dc in the same chain 1 space, *Repeat for a Total of 9(3 dc's), Chain 1, work 3 dc, chain 1, 3 dc in the next chain 1 space (creates an increase), **Chain 1, work 3 dc in the next chain 1 space, **Repeat for a Total of 8(3 dc's), chain 1, work 3 dc, chain 1, in the beginning chain 1 space (creates an increase), sl st
Rnds 5-20:  Sl st into the next chain 1 space, then sl st with Pink yarn, *Repeat Round 3, but alternate with white and pink yarn each round. I did 20 Rounds of Pink and White back and forth, continue until your desired length. Weave in the Ends.

7 comments:

Indu Anand said...

Do we need to slip stitch 2times if using the same colour yarn?

Crochet Jewel said...

I would slip stitch into the chains space, but if you arent changing colors then that no more slip stitches.

Brittanie Corbin said...

How did you get the v look?

Crochet Jewel said...

will the increases

SANDY S said...

How many would you chain for an adult size?

Cora Leibowitz said...

Sandy S.......I made an adult poncho for myself and started with 108 chains. If you google ponchos and take a look at some of the adult patterns you should be able to get an idea of what size you start with.

Debi Braendle said...

I am finishing my second child's poncho. I added Pom poms and fringe. They both turned out beautiful. Don't know how yo upload the pictures.

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