This lovely poncho begins by first working the contrasting colour panel with cable. Stitches are then picked up along the long edge of this panel in the main colour and worked in seed stitch to the finished length. The rectangle is folded in half and the right shoulder is seamed.
The Fibre Co. Arranmore (80% merino wool, 10% cashmere, 10% silk, 160 m (175 yd) per 100g hank) in
Brannagh (A) – 3 hanks
Bradan (B) – 1 hank
6mm (US 10) circular needles. 6mm (US 10) dpn
14 sts and 22 rows to 10 cm (4 in) measured over reverse stocking stitch using 6mm (US 10) needles.
Long edge of rectangle: 124 cm (49 in)
Short edge of rectangle(forms length from neck to bottom): 56cm(22in)