Free women's ponchos knitting patterns

Cabled capelet knitting pattern

Capelet knitting patternThis elegant buttoned capelet is a great workout for your cabling skills, and super-stylish to boot.

Design by Debbie Bliss


To fit: UK 8-10 [12-14:16-18:20-22]

To fit bust: 81-86 (92-97:102-107:112-117]cm (32-34 [36-38:40-42:44-46]in)

Length to centre back: 42cm (16 1/2in) for all sizes

Cabled poncho knitting pattern

Poncho knitting patternThis poncho is worked flat and features a simple cable pattern which is worked from written instructions. Slip all sts purlwise throughout.


XS/S (M/L, XL)

35.5 (40.5-47.5) cm wide

71 (78.5, 86.5) cm long

Yarn used

Chunky-weight wool 7 (8, 10) balls 116m per 100g ball

Cabled poncho knitting pattern

Poncho knitting patternSIZES

One size to fit: UK size 8-18

81-117cm (32-42in)

Length to shoulder approx: 70cm (27 1/2in)

Figures in square brackets refer to larger sizes: where there is only one set of figures this applies to all sizes.


Wendy Aspire Chunky 80% wool, 20% alpaca (approx 140m per 100g)

Poncho with sleeves knitting pattern

Poncho knitting patternFINISHED SIZE

One size (S-XL).

About 26 1/2" (675 cm) from shoulder to bottom of center front or back, excluding neckband.


Sportweight (#2 Fine).

Shown here: Sandnes Gam Tove (100% wool; 174 yd [160 m]/50 g): gray #1053, 10 balls.

Poncho jumper knitting pattern

Poncho jumperWHAT YOU'LL NEED


8, 9, 11, 12 Hanks 50gm Amuri DK 8ply shade #2041

Needles and tools

4.00mm knitting needles