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Veronika Popover

Posted on 04.09.2021

By Anna Nozaki

The Veronika is another Cocoknits pattern we love! It's an excellent spring/summer knit - especially when made with a paper based yarn. Or give it a bit more warmth by combining silk and mohair. Veronika is light and swingy, not at all fitted yet with snug cuffs that make it easier to wear than a poncho. This knit is easy to throw-on over almost any outfit, so you’ll find yourself reaching for your Veronika again and again. The front and back curves are created using short rows, using the YO method of short row shaping. After the curves, everything is joined, and the pattern is seamless and circular all the way up.

Required Materials & Pattern Details

Veronika knit pattern by Cocoknits

Sizes
Small (Medium, Large, 1X, 2X, 3X)

Finished measurements

Circumference at approx bust level: 52 (56, 60, 65, 68, 72) inches
To fit bust: 32-34 (35-38, 39-42, 43-46, 47-50, 51-54) inches
Length at center back: 24.5 (26, 27, 28.5, 29, 30) inches

Materials
Yarn
1150 (1250, 1400, 1550, 1700, 1800) yds any fingering–DK weight yarn that gets gauge.
Note: if you plan to add length, please purchase more yarn.

  • black sample on Tammi -
    Vine: 8 (8, 9, 10, 11, 12) skeins
  • purple sample on Joelle -
    Pebble 6 (6, 7, 7, 8, 8) skeins held together with
    Silk Cloud 4 (4, 5, 5, 6, 6) skeins

Needles
US 6 circular needles, 36 inches or longer
US 5 circular needles or double point needles for cuffs and collar
Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions
4 st markers

Gauge
20 sts and 30 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch