Phoebe is a lightweight poncho that is perfect to dress up your summer wardrobe. It is quick and easy to make, so it’s a great beginner project. Phoebe is a poncho that only increases on one side, so it can be worn sideways for an asymmetrical look, or long in front and short in back.
Easy Skill Level
Designed by Jessie Rayot
32″ center front
20″ center back
Frabjous Fibers recycled silk yarn: color Pastel: 4 hanks (400 g/400 yds total)
10.5 chains in 4 inches – but a little variance is OK.
Rnd 1: Ch 60 (your chain should be about 23″, if it is shorter, keep adding multiples of 3 until it is long enough), join with a sl st to form a loop, ch 4 (counts as first dc, ch 2), dc in same st, (skip 2, ch 2, dc in next st) around until 2 chs remain, ch 2, sl st to 2nd ch of beginning ch-4, sl st into ch-2 sp.
Rnd 2: Ch 4 (counts as first dc, ch 2), dc in same sp, ch 2, (dc in next dc, ch 2) around, sl st to 2nd ch of beginning ch-4, sl st into ch-2 sp.
Repeat round 2 to desired length.
Wear or give and enjoy!