Named after Canola the Irish deity who ruled over music magic is this poncho with sideways cables at the bottom and on the high collar. The upper section is picked up and knitted from the lower cable panel and worked in stockinette stitch with shaping for the shoulders. The short sleeves in rib hold the poncho together. You can wear it with a belt or a shawl pin to gather it at the front or loose, just as you prefer.
Needles: 3.5 mm circular needle (80 cm/32" and 40 cm/16"). 3.5 mm DPNs for sleeves. Adjust needle size as needed to match gauge
Gauge: 21 sts and 30 rows in st st, after blocking measures 10 cm square.
Notes: The body is knitted in four sections with cables on bottom part and stockinette stitch on the upper part. A long circular needle is used to accommodate the large number of stitches.