Prism Magic (scarf)

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Prism Magic (scarf) Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • twisted stitches
  • knits, purls

Pattern Description:

A knitted-in infinity symbol, in a gorgeous rainbow colorway makes this scarf stand out in a crowd. The chunky wool (sample shown is Rowan's Colourscape in Kaleidescope) knits up quickly into this 6-inch x 54-inch scarf that is a bit of bright color for the dark, dreary days of winter.

Directions are charted and row-by-row.

approx 175 yards of chunky 100% wool (sample shown used a skein of Rowan's Colourscape in "Kaleidescope")
US #11 needles
cable needle
stitch markers (2 for separating edges from pattern stitch)
tapestry needle to tuck in ends


16sts x 19rnds = 4-inches in pattern stitch (blocked and worked in the round)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6" x 54"


  • approx 175 yds chunky wool (sample used 1 skein of Rowan's Colourscape in Kaliedescope)
  • stitch markers
  • cable needle
  • tapestry needle to tuck in ends
  • US #11 circs (24-inch length)

Suggested yarn:

175 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Rowan's Colourscape Chunky



About Designer

About Designer

Mary G knits on

Hi, my name is Mary Gildersleeve. I began designing shortly after teaching myself to knit at the age of 8, primarily because I do not take commands very well and I also could not afford the fancy yarns back then. Knitting and designing were my constant activities throughout undergrad, grad school and family life until, in 1997, I finally went professional and established By Hand, With Heart ... ...

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