Your question: How do you knit a poncho?

How much wool do you need to knit a poncho?

To create the basic poncho described in this article, you will need 2 skeins of medium-worsted weight yarn and a pair of US size 9 (5.5 mm) knitting needles.

How long is a knitted poncho?

SIZES. To fit Small (30/32″ bust), Medium (34/38″ bust) and Large (40/46″ bust). Choose a longer (24″) version as shown, or make it even quicker in a fashionably cropped (16″) length.

How many balls of yarn do I need for a poncho?

How Much Yarn Do I Need to Crochet a Shawl/Poncho? When it comes to shawls and ponchos, you are most likely going to need three to five skeins of yarn.

What size should a poncho be?

Men’s and women’s poncho size charts

Chest Length
XS 32″ 25″
S 35″ 26″
M 38″ 27″
L 41″ 28″

How wide should a poncho be?

Most all the ponchos are a little less than 60″ wide when finished, most fabrics come from the mill in 60″ widths. There is some variation, most silpoly fabrics are 58″ from factory, nylon fabrics are usually 60″ to 62″ wide.

How much material do I need to make a poncho?

Things You’ll Need

  1. 4 to 6 yards (3.7 to 5.5 m) of 54-inch wide heavy, colorful knit or fleece fabric.
  2. Measuring tape.
  3. Scissors.
  4. Seam binding.
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