Let make this easy and quick crochet cowl neck poncho free pattern with step by step full video tutorial size smalll to plus size.
They are perfect for beginners crocheter outhere with only basic crochet stitch need and the cown neck is very simple made from just 1 rectangle.
Simple cowl neck poncho.
This crochet cowl neck poncho or another word called turtle neck , they are so easy to mixed and match in the winter season. They are one of easiest to make ever like it’s name ” The beginner cowl neck poncho”.
Beginner friendly crochet stitch.
They are basically made up from just 2 rectangles! and the crochet stitch mostly use single crochet and chain! See how easy they are! And the ribbing band I have made it separate and attach them to the poncho body.
I am a fan of moss / linen crochet stitch because they make the garment came out knit like effect!
I had made them use 4 medium weight yarn so this easy beginner friendly crochet poncho also super quick to make too!
Remember when in doubt wear grey! They would go with everything. ^^
Any kind of fiber that have 4 medium weight ,acrylic.wool, wool blend or you can use cotton DK weighty arn hold double when crochet is also fine too.
Let’s get start to make this easy ribbed cowl poncho!
– I used 4 medium weight yarn acrylic or cotton dk weight hold double. I use around 1200 yard.
– 6 mm crochet hook or J/10 US hook size
– Sewing yarn needle
Gauge: 2 moss stitch = 1 inch
Skill and abbreviations
(American crochet terms)
You will need to know how to make
-St which mean stitch
-sc which mean single crochet
-hdc which mean half double crochet
-Blo which mean crochet in back loop only
Finished Size Approximately:
Small to medium ( Easy to adjust by add more chain to the foundation chain for bigger size)
For me the model wearing this piece, I am 4’9 feet tall.
Video tutorial for this cowl neck poncho pattern.
of one rectangle.
-22 inches long
-17 inches wide
For the width: If you need to make it wider ( bigger size) simply add more chain in even number multiple of 2.
For the length: add more row.
The beginner crochet cowl neck poncho instruction.
Pick up crochet hook size 6 mm and Start of by making a slip knot Then make 54 chains (foundation chain multiple of 2 )
For size large make 80 chain
size XL make 90 chain
size 2xl make 100 chain
3xl make 120 chain.
Row1. sc in second chain from hook and each chain across, ch1 turn
Row2. sc in the next stitch from hook * ch1, skip 1 st, sc in next st * repeat * to * across until the end of the row. Ch1 turn
Row3. sc in the first ch space * ch1, skip 1 st, sc in next ch space * repeat * to * across until the end of the row and make sc on the turning ch. Ch1 turn
Repeat row 3 until your piece measures approximately 22 inches long , Fasten off.
repeat the same process for the second piece.
Making the ribbing band separate from the body part.
Next we will make the band by crocheting them separate from the body of the poncho 4 pieces.
Pick up your 6 mm crochet hook and start with making a slip knot and 10 chains and crochet row by row the back loop only until you get the length that matches the length of the side of the poncho.
Row1. crochet 1hdc in each of the next 10 chains from hook, ch1 turn (9)
Row2. crochet 1hdc in each of the next stitches from hook ( blo only), ch1 turn (9)
Repeat round 2 until you get the length matching the side of the poncho.
Then attached them by sewing using yarn needle to the side of rectangles.
Now it’s time to assembly poncho.
After attached ribbing band to the side of each rectangles then lay them in flatted on top of each other and sewing the shoulder by using yarn needle and leave the open neck for 8 -9 inches.
Making ribbed cowl neck.
Making the ribbing band separate from the open neck.
Pick up your 6 mm crochet hook and start with making a slip knot and 46 chains and crochet row by row the back loop only until you get the length that matches the length of the open neck.
Row1. crochet 1hdc in each of the next 10 chains from hook, ch1 turn (45)
Row2. crochet 1hdc in each of the next stitches from hook ( blo only), ch1 turn (45)
Repeat round 2 until you get the length matching the open neck.
Then attached them by sewing using yarn needle to the open neck.
Now enjoy your new poncho!
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