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This beautiful tam is decorated with an interlocking lattice pattern, which is created by twisted and travelling stitches. The shaping is incorporated into the stitch pattern, allowing the lattice to continue right into the crown.
123 (159, 200) yd/113 (146, 183) m
28yd/25m for a 6x6in/15x15cm swatch in St.St.
Aran or heavy Worsted weight, single or multi-plied yarn.
Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Shown in Malabrigo Merino Worsted
(219yd/200m per 100g; 100% Merino)
Shown in size 18in/45.5cm on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head
Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Worsted (225yd/206m per 114g; 100% Wool)
18 sts x 26 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.
To fit sizes: 18 (21, 23) in/45.5 (53.5, 58.5) cm
Finished size: 16 (18.75, 21.25) in/40.5 (47.5, 54) cm
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on, cables
Written & charted instructions; illustrated tutorial for Cabling without a Needle
Published March 2010
PDF file size: 2.7MB
Product code: WW146KAeonium
Technical editors: Tana Pageler & Heather Murray