With a straight, rounded or triangular cut, Nordic inspiration, Kimono style, multi-coloured print, geometric design, completely mono-colour, decorated with fringing or pom poms, with a hood or a collar…What do you want your poncho or cape to look like this season? Here at Katia we’ve been putting our money on these two wearable garments for a number of seasons now. In fact, 4 of our magazine covers for Autumn · Winter 15/16 feature a poncho or a cape: Katia Sport 83, Basics 10, Accessories 9 and Kids 75. If you take a look at our magazines you’ll find a large variety of designs for making these garments. This year they’ve become a must-have item amongst the famous and the fashionistas who follow all the latest fashion and catwalk trends. We’re not in the least bit surprised! Their versatility converts these two garments into interesting projects to knit or crochet this season, and to always have at hand in the wardrobe. Knitter or crocheter! Here are our poncho and cape proposals in knit or crochet… What are you waiting for to make the garment of the season!
A long open cape is forever. We are suggesting 5 designs to knit or crochet the star celebrity garment for this 15/16 season. Stylish, cosmopolitan, and of course, with the additional quality of Katia yarn which is knitted or crocheted by hand. Ponchos by Katia: Gray Scale, Cheviot Tweed, Kimono, Jaspé, Boho-Chic, Sporty, Casual Crochet, Oversized, Indian Style, Patchwork, Vintage, Country, Tartan and Total White.
Versatile capes and ponchos with personality. We know it’s going to be difficult for you to choose between so many options…If you need extra reasons to fall in love even more with this garment, here at Katia we are sharing this knit pattern with you and a complete video with step by step instructions showing how to knit the hooded poncho with Katia Ushuaia. Grab your knitting needles and join ponchomania! Ponchos by Katia: Fairy Tale, Ethnic, Colorful, Print and Romantic Katia Harmony: download this free pattern in pdf.
Complete your outfit with a short stylish poncho. Cover your shoulders and transform your look every day with this youthful garment that’s simple and quick to make. Find your multipurpose poncho amongst the patterns in our magazines Beginners 4, Accessories 9, Basics 10 and Urban 84. Ponchos by Katia: Essential, Textured,Festival y Trendy.
The little ones are also in fashion: ponchos for babies and kids. Kids’ ponchos and capes are fun, comfortable garments that allow for freedom of movement and help to keep in the heat on winter days. We are giving you this free pattern so that you can knit a colourful poncho, using Katia Kilt, for a boy or a girl. We are also offering you a free pattern to knit a soft baby poncho using Katia Bambi. Download it and wrap your baby in this soft garment with a velvety handle!
Have you already got one of these knitted or crocheted garments in your wardrobe? Which one of these ponchos or capes would you like to make? Tell us! Your opinion and your knitting and crocheting experience is important to us.