Over the Rainbow: Girls Crochet Poncho
This is a crochet pattern PDF (not the finished garment) for a girls crochet granny square poncho.
See the details tab for more info on sizes and materials. Make this using your yarn oddments for a super eco friendly option OR buy super soft yarn for your sensory child.
This easy crochet poncho pattern is worked as a large granny square with hood and cuffs added. The instructions are available for instant download in two versions. The UK version and the US version.
My model is 7 years old and is wearing the 6 – 7 year size.
Team this with a dress, trousers or leggings.
Check out my leggings pattern here: The Leggings Pattern
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Features for your Sensory Child
- There are no seams so the inside is smooths.
- The poncho can be adjusted to fit.
- Yarns can be chosen to suit your child.
For more details click on the ‘Details’ and ‘Tech Specs’ tabs.
To Fit: 2/3 4/5 6/7 8/9 years
Chest: 53.25(21), 58.5(23), 63.5(25), 68.5(27), cm(in)
Actual Measurement from centre back neck to wrist: (extra is allowed for loose fit):
47(18½), 53(20¾), 59(31½), 65(38), cm(in)
A – 1[2,2,2] x 100 g balls Stylecraft Special DK shade 1711 – Spice
B – 1[1,1,2] x 100 g balls Stylecraft Special DK shade 1842 – Spearmint
C – 1[1,1,2] x 100 g balls Stylecraft Special DK shade 1856 – Dandelion
D – 1[1,1,2] x 100 g balls Stylecraft Special DK shade 1841 – Cornish Blue
Stylecraft Special DK has 295 metres/323 yards per ball.
1 x 4 mm crochet hook (US – G6, Canada/UK – 8)
Note: Yarn quantities are approximate.
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TENSION / GUAGE
16 sts and 9 rows to 10cm/4in square over trebles using 4 mm hook. Change hook if necessary, to obtain correct tension.
To Substitute: use same length of any DK (worsted) yarn with a knit tension of 22 sts and 30 rows. This info is on the ball band label.
You will receive 1 PDF Pattern file which can be printed on A4 or US Letter Size format.
You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader in order to open the pattern files.