Pharaoh's Crown Tam

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Pharaoh's Crown Tam Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • 1 over 1 cables and twisted stitches, knit, k2tog, kfb, ktbl, purl, p2tog, ssk

Pattern Description:

A beautifully slouchy tam knit in a wool-cotton blend so it spans the seasons. This slightly nubby yarn creates a rich relief pattern. Adding a bit of thread elastic upon finishing makes this slouchy, one-size tam fit most adults.

Pattern is both charted and written out.


23 sts and 30 rows over 4" / 10 cm in Stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • One size to fit head circumference 20 - 24 in / 51 - 61 cm


  • YARN 270 yds / 247 m Green Mountain Spinnery Cotton Comfort (20% Organic Cotton, 80% Fine Wool; 180yds / 165m per 2 oz hank) in Violet
  • NEEDLES 3.75 mm / US5 circular 16" / 40cm and 4 DPN or size required to obtain gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • NOTIONS 6 stitch markers, cable needle, tapestry needle, thread elastic

Suggested yarn:

270 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Green Mountain Spinnery Cotton Comfort



About Designer

About Designer

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An adult educator by training, technical author and lifelong knitter, crocheter and seamstress, I have had the good fortune to be able to indulge my love of all things fibre by being a full-time knitwear designer since 2008 - such a joy!

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