Sagittaria

Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Shawls/Wraps

Sagittaria, our buttoned poncho, is worked in a slip stitch rib with shaped shoulders.

Sagittaria

Skill level:  Intermediate

Shown in size  X-Small/Small
 

Sizes

Directions are for women's size X-Small/Small.  Changes for sizes Medium/Large and

1X/2X are in parentheses
 

Finished measurements

Approximately 62(66-70)"  around at lower edge, 34(38-42)" around at shoulders and

20(21-22)" long
 

Materials

9(10-11) Balls Berroco Elements (50 grs), #4960 Chromium

29" Length circular knitting needle, size 8 (5.00 mm)

2 St markers Six 1" buttons
 

Gauge

23 sts = 4"; 34 rows= 4" in Rib Pat

TO SAVE TIME, TAKE TIME TO CHECK GAUGE
 

Rib Pattern (Multiple of 4 sts  + 3)

Row  1 (RS):  K3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, rep from * across.

Row  2 (WS):  K1, * sl1 WYIF, k3, rep from* to last 2 sts, end sl1 WYIF, kl.

Repeat these two rows for rib pattern.

 

Cape

Cast on 363(375-387)  sts.

Row 1 (RS):  K6, place marker, work Row 1 of Pat St to, last 6 sts, place marker, k6.

Row  2 (WS):  K to first marker, work Row 2 of Pat St to last marker, k to end.  Work even in pat as established until piece measures 3(4-5)" from beg, end on WS.

Buttonhole Row  (RS):  K3, yo, k2 tog, work to end.  Work even until piece

measures 13(14-15)" from beg, making buttonholes every 3Y2'' along entire right frontband to neck.

Note: When decreasing for neck, if directions read Rep Next Row once more, this means the row immediately following the last Dec Row you worked.

Shape Shoulders: Dec  Row  1 (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * (sl1 WYIF, k3)

twice, sl 1 WYIF, k2 tog, k1, rep from * to 12sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 335(346-357) sts.

Next Row  (WS):  K to first marker, k1, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3(4-5) times, * sl1 WYIF, k2, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, rep from* to 2 sts before last marker, sl1 WYIF, k1, sl marker, k to end.

Following Row  (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, sl 1 WYIF,

k2, rep from* to 1 st before last marker, k1, sl marker, k to end. Rep Next Row once more, end on WS.

Dec Row 2 (RS): K to first marker, k3, * (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, k2 tog, k1, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 307(317-327) sts. Next Row (WS): K to first marker, k1, sl1 WYIF, k1, * k2, sl1 WYIF, k3, (sl1

WYIF, k1) twice, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, k2, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, sl1

WYIF, k to end.

Following Row (RS): K to first marker,.(k3, sl1 WYIF) 3 times, * k5, sl1 WYIF, k3, sl 1 WYIF, rep from * to 3 sts before last marker, k to end.  Rep Next Row once

more, end on WS.

Dec Row 3 (RS): K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, sl1 WYIF, k2, k2 tog, k1, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 279(288-297) sts.

Next Row (WS): K to first marker, k2, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, k2, * k1, (sl1 WYIF) twice, k3, sl 1 WYIF, k2, rep from * to 3 sts before last marker, k1, sl 1 WYIF, k to end. Following Row (RS): K to first marker, k3, * sl 1 WYIF, k3, sl 1 WYIF, k4, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end.  Rep Next Row

once more, end on WS.

Dec Row 4 (RS): K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, sl1WYIF, k1, k2 tog, k1, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 251(259-267)

sts.

Next Row (WS): K to first marker, k1, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, sl1 WYIF, k2, * k1, sl1 WYIF, k3, sl1 WYIF, k2, rep from* to 3 sts before last marker, k1, sl1 WYIF, k1, k to end.

12 sts before last marker, (sl 1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end.  Rep Next Row once more, end on WS.

Dec  Row  5 (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, sl1 WYIF, k2 tog, k1, rep

from * to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 223(230-237) sts. Next Row  (WS):  K to first marker, k3, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, sl1 WYIF, k2, * k1, sl1 WYIF, k2, sl1 WYIF, k2, rep from* to 3 sts before last marker, k1, sl1 WYIF, k1, kJ

to end.

Following Row  (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, sl1 WYIF, k2, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end.  Rep Next Row

once more, end on WS.

Dec  Row  6 (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k3, k2 tog, k1, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF,k3) 3 times, k to end- 195(201-207) sts.

Next Row  (WS):  K to first marker, k1, (sl1 WYIF, k3) twice, sl1 WYIF, k2,  * (k1,

sl1 WYIF) twice, k2, rep from* to 3 sts before last marker, k1, sl1 WYIF, k1, k to end.

Following Row  (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k5, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end.  Rep Next Row once more, end on

ws.

Dec  Row  7 (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl 1 WYIF, k2, k2 tog, k1, rep from * to 12 sts before last marker, (sl 1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end - 167(172-177) sts.

(sl1 WYIF) twice, k2, rep from* to 3 sts before last marker, k1, sl1 WYIF, k1, k to end.

Following Row  (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl 1 WYIF, k4, rep from * to 12 sts before last marker, (sl1 WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end.  Rep Next Row once more, end on

ws.

Dec  Row  8 (RS):  K to first marker, k3, * sl1 WYIF, k1, k2 tog, k1, rep from* to 12 sts before last marker, (sl L WYIF, k3) 3 times, k to end- 139(143-147)  sts.  At this point,

beg with Row 2, work even in the original Rib Pat until piece measures 21(22-23)" from

beg, end on WS.  Bind off.

Finishing

Sew on buttons.

Pattern Corrections: 

Note: We have revised the two larger sizes in this pattern. Please disregard the original version.

posted 3/21/13