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« on: December 28, 2007 08:41:22 AM »

My friend has this awesome awesome tam that she bought years ago in another state. So, since i couold'nt buy one, I inspected her hat and got the pattern. I used landscape yarn ( which i love btw) and it turned out pretty great. It's a little stiffer than hers, but all in all it's the same. It took me one and a half skeins to make this.

here is the pattern. Please do not sell my pattern or the tams made from them, thanks =)

Message me if it gets too confusing, i've never really posted a pattern before.

2 skeins of landscape yarn
size 5 circular needle
size 10 circular needle
size 10 double pointed needles
needle to weave in ends

cast on with smaller needle  72 sts
st st 8 rows
now switch to bigger needle
 (K4,m1) repeat for the whole round (90 sts)
* note, this row is usually pretty tight, because of the needle change and increase)

 st st 16 rows

continue as long as you can and the switch to double pointed needles when round gets too tight to use a circular needle

(K13, K2tog) repeat for whole round (84)
(K12, K2tog) repeat for whole round (78)
(K11, K2tog) repeat for whole round (72)
(K10, K2tog) repeat for whole round (66)
(K9, K2tog) repeat for whole round  (60)
(K8, K2tog) repeat for whole round  (54)
(K7, K2tog) repeat for whole round  (48)
(K6, K2tog) repeat for whole round  (42)
(K5, K2tog) repeat for whole round (36)
(K4, K2tog) repeat for whole round (30)
(K3, K2tog) repeat for whole round (24)
(K2, K2tog) repeat for whole round (18)
(K1, K2tog) repeat for whole round (12)
(K2tog) repeat for whole round       (6)

cut a long tail and use your needle to thread it through the last 6 stitches.

weave in ends and enjoy =)
« Last Edit: December 28, 2007 02:00:17 PM by taranehsbazaar - Reason: Pattern included » THIS ROCKS   Logged
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« Reply #1 on: December 28, 2007 08:50:11 AM »

I love that pink variegated!  So beautiful, and sits atop dark hair wonderfully.  Great job!

« Reply #2 on: December 28, 2007 08:54:12 AM »

Cute hat!  Which picture shows truer colour cos they look so different! 

« Reply #3 on: December 28, 2007 09:01:11 AM »

I think the one where i am not wearing it shows a truer color. I think i need a new camera because it over flashes the picture making everything look lighter.
« Reply #4 on: December 28, 2007 01:40:24 PM »

I have those two colors in my stash right now!!! I love it the tams!! Would you share the pattern maybe?

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« Reply #5 on: December 28, 2007 02:01:08 PM »

ok i've included a pattern. Please let me know if it gets confusing, I've never posted a pattern before.
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« Reply #6 on: December 28, 2007 04:28:26 PM »

Really cute! Love those colors!

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« Reply #7 on: December 29, 2007 11:30:52 AM »

Ooh I love it, thanks so much for the pattern :3

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