Color Kaleidoscope Poncho by Marly Bird

Color Kaleidoscope Poncho

September 2023
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stranded knit stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
S-M, L-XL, 2XL-3XL, 4XL-5XL
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Experience the joy of colorwork and create your very own masterpiece with the Color Kaleidoscope Poncho Knitting Pattern. This vibrant and captivating poncho is a celebration of colors, creativity, and skill-building. Designed by Marly Bird, this pattern invites you to embark on a knitting journey that will leave you with a stunning, wearable work of art.

Color Magic: The Color Kaleidoscope Poncho is a canvas of color, allowing you to play with hues that reflect your style and personality.
Skill Expansion: Elevate your knitting expertise with a wide range of techniques, from long tail cast on to intricate colorwork, short row shaping, and more.
Guided Learning: Marly Bird, an expert in knitting, is your guide throughout the pattern. Her clear instructions and video tutorials will help you confidently navigate each step.
Adaptable Sizing: Available in sizes Small/Medium, Large/XLarge, 2XL/3XL, and 4XL/5XL, this pattern ensures a perfect fit for everyone.
Versatile Style: The Color Kaleidoscope Poncho is a versatile addition to your wardrobe, whether you’re dressing up for a special occasion or adding a touch of color to your everyday ensemble.

Learn how to choose colors: exclusive on the website is a guide how to use Stitch Fiddle links for this pattern to select the perfect colors for your poncho.

Materials Needed:

Yarn: Patons Classic Wool in 9 different colors (details provided in the pattern).

Needles: Size 9 (5.5mm) circular needles in various lengths.

Notions: Stitch markers, scissors, tapestry needle.

Skill Level:
Confident advanced beginners familiar with knit and purl stitches and working in the round will find this pattern accessible and rewarding. Marly Bird’s detailed instructions and video support will help you master new techniques and grow as a knitter.

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Engage with a supportive community of fellow knitters as you embark on this exciting journey. Participate in the Color Kaleidoscope Poncho Knit-Along to share progress, ask questions, and connect with others passionate about knitting.

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Skill Level: Intermediate

To fit bust measurement
Extra-Small/Small/Medium 28-38” 71-96.5 cm
Large/Extra-Large 40-46” 101.5-117 cm
2/3 Extra-Large 48-54” 122-137 cm
4/5 Extra-Large 56-62” 142-157.5 cm

Patons® Classic Wool™(3.5 oz/100 g; 194 yds/177 m)
Sizes XS/M L/XL 2/3XL 4/5XL
Contrast A Indigo (77772) 2 2 3 3 balls

Contrast B Rich Raspberry (77783) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast C Pumpkin (77605) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast D Sprout (77759) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast E Rich Grass (77764) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast F Seafoam (77219) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast G Rich Teal (77768) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast H Aran (00202) 1 1 1 1 ball

Contrast I Brown Mustard (77757) 1 1 1 1 ball

Size U.S. 9 5.5 mm circular knitting needles 16” 40.5 cm and 29” 73.5 cm long or size needed to obtain gauge. stitch marker, yarn needle.

20 sts and 24 rnds = 4” 10 cm in Fair Isle knitting stocking st.