Second attempt at tam knitting

ronhuber's picture

I read Mary Rowe's book on making tams in the spring. This is my second attempt using left over Shetland wool from other projects. Great fun.

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Asplund's picture

It looks great - I really

It looks great - I really like the pattern and the combination & hues of the colours. It's like a spotlight in the middle! Asplund

rjcb3's picture

VERY nice!!! I really like

VERY nice!!!

I really like that.

...and that being only your second...

Very impressive.

)O(
robert

ronhuber's picture

Thanks for all your kind

Thanks for all your kind comments. Yes, Celowin, it is the way the decreases are done that makes each one unique.
Ron

Chris Vandenburg's picture

Just beautiful and my hat

Just beautiful and my hat size is 7 1/4. Write me for shipping info.

Chris

Chris Vandenburg's picture

Just beautiful and my hat

Just beautiful and my hat size is 7 1/4. Write me for shipping info.

Chris

kiwiknitter's picture

Very beautiful! I'm

Very beautiful! I'm starting to get a collection of unfinished balls of Shetlands wool so I can look forward to knitting something nice like this. Do you wear tams or give them as gifts?

KilgoreTrout's picture

Simply gorgeous! I haven't

Simply gorgeous! I haven't made any tams but this one inspires...

Celowin's picture

Like your other one, this

Like your other one, this tam looks great. I'm intrigued that it is based around a 7-sided pattern, which isn't something I see very often.

I'm not familiar with Mary Rowe's book. I'm guessing it is the way increases/decreases are done that gives nice flat transitions from one set of colors to another, instead of rounded?