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Tembo

from ErikaShmerika Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Tembo
Tembo
Tembo
Tembo
Tembo
Tembo

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knitting in the round, fair isle

Pattern Description:

Tembo is the Swahili word for elephant, and the slouchy Tembo hat is a parade of pachyderms! A slight variation of traditional fair isle, the hat is worked in the round with elephants in profile around a central elephant face. Use bright colors to recreate the whimsey of a circus, or go soft and subtle to emphasize your love of these wonderful creatures.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 21"

Materials:

  • US Size 2 (2.75mm) 16" circular, US size 3 (3.25mm) 16" circular and DPNs

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 stitch markers in 2 colors

Suggested yarn:

275 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

KnitPicks Stroll

Colorway:

Dove Heather, Ash, Rouge, Blue Topaz
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$5.00

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I LOVE KNITTING! I hope to someday have a wardrobe comprised mostly of handmade awesomeness. I knit a lot of cardigans and I have a weird obsession with fingering weight yarn. I also dabble in ...

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