Refraction Cowl

from Makewise Designs

Refraction Cowl Pattern


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Knitting: Refraction Cowl
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, knit in the round

Pattern Description:

With angular rays of seed stitch refracting across its surface, this cowl is the ultimate in cozy versatility: cover your head, shield your shoulders, frame your face, or warm your neck - whatever the day brings, you're prepared. The stitch texture is simple, but modern, and equally sleek on men and women. Choose a yarn blended with alpaca or silk to impart stunning drape and serious warmth.

The pattern includes both charted AND written instructions!


6 stitches and 8.5 rows = 1 inch in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • approximately 37" in circumference, 13.25" tall


  • 560 yards of sportweight or DK-weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • US 3 24" circular needles, stitch marker, yarn needle

About Designer

About Designer

DanielleChalson on

I'm a Long Island dweller who loves to design knitwear (and even a smidge of crochet!). My designs can be found here on Craftsy and on my website,!

What inspires me? rich colors; clean, strong lines; modern interpretations of traditional motifs; and texture in all of its forms.

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