South West Trading Company
Ice Cystals Poncho
Designed by Cindy Adams
Gauge: 20 sts = 4" & 10 rows = 4" (multiple of 4 & 3)
Bamboo - white - 4 balls
22" separating rhinestone zipper
With Bamboo and G hook, ch 95.
Row 1 - Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each rem chain; ch 1, turn.
Row 2 - Sc in next 2 sc, * ch 2, sk next 2 sc, sc in next 2 sc; rep from * across, ch 3; turn.
Row 3 - 4 dc in each ch-2 sp across to last sc; dc in last sc; ch 1, turn.
Row 4 - * Sc in next 2 dc, ch 2, sk next 2 dc, rep from * across to last 3 dc; ch 2, skip next 2 dc, sc in last dc and in 3rd ch of turning ch-3; ch 3, turn.
Repeat rows 3 and 4 for 62".
Fold poncho in half crosswise. Sew zipper into shoulder seam with the BOTTOM at the neck edge and the TOP next to the short sides of the poncho. Rev sc around neckline. The zipper can be left partially open for a peek-a-boo look if desired.
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