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Light and Shadow

Knitting
October 2016
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in cable pattern worked in the round
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 5 - 3.75 mm
90 - 160 yards (82 - 146 m)
baby (toddler, child, adult SM, adult L): fits head 16 (18, 19, 21, 23)” around
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Light and Shadow, a textured tam by Tin Can Knits is the fifth pattern from the charitable Sight is Life e-book. Delicate cables form an interlocking pattern of light and shadow on this textured tam.

Sizing: baby (toddler, child, adult SM, adult L)
fits head 16 (18, 19, 21, 23)” around

Yarn: worsted / aran weight yarn
90 (100, 120, 140, 160) yds total
(toddler and adult SM samples shown in SweetGeorgia Trinity Worsted in ‘tumbled stone’ and ‘birch’)

Needles: US #5 / 3.75mm & #7 / 4.5mm (or as required to meet gauge) 16-20” circular needle in both sizes, and DPNs in the larger size

Gauge: 22 sts & 26 rounds / 4” in cable pattern

Notions: cable needle, darning needle, stitch marker