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Poncho Hot off of the Needles
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Jun 22, 2017 16:14:16   #
Hi - here is my latest creation. I love being able to tweak a pattern and make it your own. I used a pattern - Poncho (to knit). It was for hand knitting; but, easy to convert to the bulky Brother machine. It consisted of 2 panels - 15.5 inches wide and 29 inches long. I used Buttercream Rainbow Boucle, Teals & Blues. It was a little thinner than I liked; so, I made it twice as wide and doubled it after knitting each panel. I found some crystal pony beads at the JoAnn Shop and put one on each of the scallops - the pattern didn't show scallops; but, I winged it. The beads don't show up very good in my images - my third image is to show you the beads. Then, I decided it needed a little more bling; so, you see my result. I think I will like wearing it when we have some cooler weather. It's 101 degrees here today in Texas!!

Jun 22, 2017 17:27:56   #
Lovely colours and the decoration matches well too.
Jun 22, 2017 20:09:16   #
Just beautiful.
Jun 23, 2017 07:55:48   #
Top Tier Knits
Lovely poncho. The colors are beautiful.
Jun 23, 2017 12:33:19   #
Lovely colors, and it looks soft and snuggly. Will be great for cooler weather (or in an over-air conditioned room).

Hope your weather cools down soon. We're just starting to come down from a week-long heat wave, topping at 106F.
Jun 24, 2017 14:00:31   #
My favorite colors! Great poncho.
Jun 25, 2017 07:34:21   #
knitteerli (a regular here)
Jul 15, 2017 03:19:52   #
Very nice and comfortable looking
Jul 15, 2017 03:19:52   #
Very nice and comfortable looking
Sep 6, 2017 21:17:52   #
That is beautiful. I can't wait to be able to do that.
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