Rio Poncho

Issue: 146


Rio Poncho by Carmen Heffernan

Find the pattern in 146 of Inside Crochet magazine.

This stunning poncho is made of easy-hook motifs in a glorious arrangement of colours.


● Scheepjes River Washed, 78% cotton/22% acrylic, 50g/130m/142yds

Yarn A: Ural 959 x 2 balls

Yarn B: Seine 947 x 2 balls

Yarn C: Mersey 961 x 2 balls

Yarn D: Congo 954 x 2 balls

Yarn E: Tiber 958 x 2 balls

Yarn F: Avon 956 x 2 balls

Yarn G: Rhine 952 x 2 balls

Yarn H: Danube 948 x 2 balls

● 4mm & 4.5mm hooks


You can use any 4ply or sport weight yarn to achieve a similar effect, just be aware that sizing may differ.


Carmen is obsessed with yarn and colour combinations. She can be found online at

This pattern is tagged with:

Accessories: Poncho

Designer: Carmen Heffernan

Gender: Female

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