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#182 Noe Valley Sweater PDF Knitting Pattern

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I used to live in Noe Valley, a beautiful neighborhood in San Francisco that was said to be one of the sunniest of the city. While it was quite sunny at times, I would walk around the corner many mornings to grab a cup of coffee and a muffin and be met with chilly winds that certainly reminded me that I was still in San Francisco!

This sweater is exactly what I would have wanted all those San Francisco mornings.

Lots of delicious cable work to keep the knitting interesting and to add tons of textural interest to the front and back of this sweater. The sloped shoulders and poncho shaping give it a very urban feel add to its cozy chic quality.

Its long length keeps your mid-section warm and is very flattering with your skinny jeans. The deep cowl neck is super cozy.

It's a piece that is very easy to throw on top of a long-sleeve tee just to keep the chill away as you walk around your favorite city.

This poncho vest is knit in Berocco Ultra Alpaca, which has the perfect combination of softness, warmth, and gorgeous stitch definition.

Cable patterns are both charted and written.

Fave/Queue this pattern on Ravelry.

Finished Knit Measurements: At Bust (not incl. ribbed borders): 35 (38 ½, 42, 46 ½, 51, 54 ½)" [89 (98, 106.5, 129.5, 138.5) cm]. TO FIT SIZES: XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X) or Bust Sizes 28-30 (32-34, 36-38, 40-42, 44-46, 48-50)" [71-76 (81.5-86.5, 91.5-96.5, 101.5-106.5, 112-117, 122-127) cm].

Skill Level: intermediate-85.jpg /Experienced with Cables.

Yarn Used: Berroco Ultra Alpaca (50% Super Fine Alpaca/50% Peruvian Wool; 3.5 oz/100g [215 yds/198 m] per ball): 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7) hanks in Twinkle Mix #62169.

Pattern Gauge: 18 sts and 24 rows = 4" [10 cm] in Rev St st.
Yarn Label Gauge and Information:
A worsted weight yarn in an alpaca wool blend with a gauge of 4 - 5 sts = 1" [2.5 cm] on size 8 needles [5 mm].

Total Yardage Required:
990 (1065, 1165, 1250, 1325, 1435) yds [905 (974, 1065, 1143, 1212, 1312) m].

Some suggested yarn substitutes to try:
Cascade Yarns Cascade 220, Paintbox Simply Aran, Malabrigo Worsted, Milla Mia Naturally Soft Aran, Berroco Vintage, Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran, Knitpicks Wool of the Andes.
If you have a yarn substitute to suggest for this project, email us!

Knitting Needles Used: Size 8 [5 mm] needles OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE; Size 8 [5 mm] 16-20" [40-50 cm] circular needle OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE (for working Cowl Neck).

Please note: SweaterBabe.com patterns are authorized for home use only and are not to be knit/crocheted for resale. All pattern sales are final.

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  1. Noe Valley Poncho

    Posted by Joan Lemon on 4th May 2017

    An excellent pattern - well written and explicit - a beginner at cabling could make this, with a little time and patience.

  2. A Beautiful Pattern

    Posted by Joy-Ann Green on 20th Feb 2015

    A easy pattern to work with

  3. Excellent explanations

    Posted by Raika Umar on 17th Sep 2014

    It took me less than a week to knit this Poncho. You make it so easy for knitters, thank you!

  4. Perfection!

    Posted by Joanne J. on 27th Feb 2014

    Well-designed and fun to knit. Interesting cable work and the styling allow this design to work for casual to business wear.