Classic Elite Yarns



Issue 452 • Summer Poncho

Summer Poncho

Simple stockinette stitch is elegant and drapey in Bella Lino's sophisticated colorways. Easy to knit and to wear, this is the perfect project for mindless summer knitting.

(file size: 567 KB; published June 21, 2016)

Bella Lino

58% Linen, 26% Viscose, 16% Cotton
  • 5-5½ sts/inch on US 4-5 (3.5-3.75 mm) needle
  • 164 yards/50 gram ball
  • hand wash cool, dry flat
  • 17 striping shades

Bella Lino is a lightweight yarn that creates an airy fabric with long, harmonious stripes. Great for warmer weather, each of the shades in the summery palette has a linen-hued base.

Featuring Neda
knit in Song, from Wooded Glen 1601

A vintage openwork stitch takes on new life in this contemporary tee with foldover collar and cap sleeves.


50% Cotton, 50% Wool

  • 5½ sts/inch on US 4-5 (3.5-3.75 mm) needle
  • 110 yards/50 gram ball
  • hand wash cold, dry flat
  • 12 colors

Read more about Song.

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