Mini Martha Ponchos Set Free Pattern

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Mini Martha Ponchos Set

FP146

Easy Skill

Sizes: Children's Sizes

Small Fits Sizes 1-2  

Medium Fits Sizes 3-5 

Large Fits Sizes 6-12

Materials:Lion Brand Homespun®
Bulky Weight Yarn – 1 (2, 3) skeins

Note: The Directions are written for size small, with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes.

Crochet Hook:Size K-10 ½ (6.5 mm) or size needed to obtain gauge.

Gauge: 5 Rnds and 3  = 4" (10 cm)

              1 dc and ch-1 sp = 1" (2.5 cm)

Abbreviations

beg

beginning

rnd

round

ch

chain

sc

single crochet(s)

dc

double crochet

sl st(es)

slip stitch(es)

MC

main color

sp(s)

space(s)

rep

repeat

st(s)

stitch(es)

 

Special Stitches

Shell: (3 dc, ch 2, 3 dc) in same sp.

Tips for working with Homespun Yarn

Small & Medium Poncho Directions

Rnd 1 (right side): Ch 36 loosely, join with sl st to first ch to form ring, ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), dc in same ch as joining, dc in next 2 ch, (2 dc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch) around; join with a sl st to first dc. (48 dc)
Rnd 2:Ch 5 (counts as first dc and ch 2, now and throughout), 3 dc in same st as joining (corner made), ch 1, skip next 3 dc, (3 dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next 3 dc) twice, * shell in next dc (next corner), ch 1, skip next 3 dc, (3 dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next 3 dc) twice, rep from * twice more, 2 dc in same dc as first corner; join with a sl st to first dc.(16 groups of 3-dc). (Join all dc rnds in the same manner)

DO NOT TURN EACH RND.

Rnd 3:Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 3 times shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 7 times; shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 3 times; join with a sc to first dc to count as last ch-1 sp. (18 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 4:Ch 3, 2 dc in same ch-1 sp as joining, ch 1, * (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) in each ch-1 sp around to next shell, shell in next shell, rep from * once more; (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) to end; join with a sl st to first dc. (20 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 5: Sl st in next 2 dc and ch-1 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same st as joining, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch sp, ch 1)
9 times, shell in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch sp, ch 1) 9 times, 2 dc in first corner ch sp; join. (22 groups of 3-dc)
Rnds 6-9 (12):Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same sp, ch 1 (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner shell, shell in shell ch-2 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1,) across to next corner shell, 2 dc in first corner ch-2 sp; join.

At the end of Rnd 9 (12) there will be 30 (36) groups of 3-dc.

Scalloped Edging
Rnd 10 (13):Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), (dc, ch 1) 5 times in same ch-2 sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 1, * (dc, ch 1) 6 times in next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 1, rep from * 8 (10) times more; join with a sl st to first dc. [10 (12) scallops]
Rnd 11 (14):Working across first scallop, ch 5,
(dc, ch 2) twice in each of next 4 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 2, * working across next scallop, dc in next dc, ch 2, (dc, ch 2) twice in each of next 4 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 2, rep from * around; join with a sl st to first dc. [10 (12) scallops] Finish off.

Neck Edge

Rnd 1:With right side facing and working in unused lps of starting chain, join MC with a sl st in any lp, ch 2 (counts as first hdc now and throughout), hdc in each lp around; join with sl st to first hdc. (36 hdc)
Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc around; join with a sl st to first hdc. (36 hdc) Finish off and weave in ends.

Large Poncho Directions

Rnd 1 (right side): Ch 44, join with sl st to first ch to form ring, ch 3 (counts as first dc now and throughout), dc in same ch as joining, dc in next 2 ch, (2 dc in next ch, dc in next 3 ch) twice, * 2 dc in next ch, dc in next 2 ch, (2 dc in next ch, dc in next 3 ch) twice, rep from * twice more; join with sl st to first dc. (56 dc)
Rnd 2:Ch 5 (counts as first dc and ch 2, now and throughout), 3 dc in same dc as joining (corner made), * ch 1, skip next 3 dc, (3 dc in next dc, ch 1, skip next 3 dc) 6 times *, shell in next dc (2nd corner), rep * to * once more; 2 dc in same dc as first corner; join with sl st to first dc.(16 groups of 3-dc). (Join all dc rnds in the same manner) DO NOT TURN EACH RND.

Note:Make sure you have 6 groups of 3-dc on each side of the 2 corner shells.

Rnd 3: Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same sp as joining, * ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) 3 times, shell in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) 3 times *, shell in next shell, rep * to * once more; 2 dc in first corner ch-2 sp; join. (20 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 4:Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same sp,
ch 1 (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner shell, * shell in shell ch-2 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1,) across to next corner shell, rep from * twice more, 2 dc in first corner ch-2 sp; join. (24 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 5:Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 5 times shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 11 times; shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 5 times; join with a sc to first dc to count as last ch-1 sp. (26 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 6:Ch 3, 2 dc in same ch-1 sp as joining, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 6 times, shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 12 times; shell in next shell, ch 1, (3 dc in next sp, ch 1) 5 times; join with a sc to first dc to count as last ch-1 sp. (28 groups of 3-dc)
Rnd 7: Sl st in next 2 dc and ch-1 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same st as joining, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch sp, ch 1)
13 times, * shell in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) 13 times; 2 dc in first corner ch-2 sp; join. (30 groups of 3-dc)
Rnds 8-16:Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 5, 3 dc in same sp, ch 1 (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1) across to next corner shell, shell in shell ch-2 sp, ch 1, (3 dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1,) across to next corner shell, 2 dc in first corner ch-2 sp; join.

At the end of Rnd 16 there will be 46 groups of 3-dc.

Scalloped Edging
Rnd 17:Sl st in next ch-2 sp, ch 4 (counts as dc and ch-1), (dc, ch 1) 5 times in same ch-2 sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 1, * (dc, ch 1) 6 times in next ch sp, sc in next ch sp, ch 3, sc in next ch sp, ch 1, rep from * 14 times more; join with a sl st to first dc. (16 scallops)
Rnd 18:Working across first scallop, ch 5, (dc, ch 2) twice in each of next 4 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 2, * working across next scallop, dc in next dc, ch 2, (dc, ch 2) twice in each of next 4 dc, dc in next dc, ch 2, sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 2, rep from * around; join with a sl st to first dc. (16 scallops) Finish off.

Neck Edge
Rnd 1:With right side facing and working in unused lps of starting chain, join MC with a sl st in any lp, ch 2 (counts as first hdc now and throughout), hdc in each lp around; join with sl st to first hdc. (44 hdc)
Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc in each hdc around; join with a sl st to first hdc. (44 hdc) Finish off and weave in ends

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