Åsa Tricosa

Double Act

Weight: 450.00 Grams
Stock: 0
Style: Poncho/Capelet
Yarn Weight: Fingering
Fiber: Wool - Masham
Fiber: Mohair
Colors: None Selected (required)

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There is really is no right or wrong way to drape this versatile poncho – sideways or traditional poncho style, ribbing to the front, mosaic to the back or reverse.


  • Yarn: Cumbria Fingering by the Fibre Co. / 60% Merino wool, 30% Masham wool, 10% mohair / 328 yds / 100 g hank
    • 3 skeins main color
    • 1 skein contrast color

Note: The first skein named in each color pair is the Main Color for this kit.

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Sample shown in Catbells and Hadrian’s Wall. (Catbells - burnt orange – is the main color.)

Double Act is constructed by joining two rectangles – one knitted in a 2-color mosaic pattern, the other in a simple one color mistake rib.
The completed rectangles are joined with 3-needle bind offs using live and picked up stitches - making a quite beautiful join.

31"(80cm) deep x 35"(90cm) wide; (2 joined rectangles, each measuring 20" x 29.5" (50cm x 75cm)
Sample shown in Catbells (warm orange) and Hadrian's Wall (grey)

US 6 (4 mm) circular needle, 28-40” (60-100cm)
US 2.5 (3 mm) circular needle, 28-40” (60-100cm)

GAUGE (Blocked)
24 sts x 40 rows on US 6 (4.0mm) needles over Mosaic pattern.
27 sts x 29 rows on US 6 (4.0mm) needles over Mistake Rib Pattern