Tadaima by Thien-Kieu Lam


October 2021
Sport (12 wpi) ?
29 stitches and 34.5 rows = 4 inches
in Arrow motif
US 3 - 3.25 mm
230 yards (210 m)
One size
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The Tadaima cowl is worked in the round with twisted rib hems and an arrow motif created with twisted stitches. Home can be many places, and the bidirectional arrows reflect the way we travel back and forth among the places we love and call home.

Pattern includes both charted and written instructions. Techniques required: knitting in the round, twisted stitches.


One size
Circumference: 21” / 53.5 cm
Length: 9” / 23 cm


Approximately 230 yds / 211 m in sport weight yarn

Shown in Cashmere People Yarns Cashgora Sport (100% cashgora; 302 yds / 276 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein). Color: Glacial; 1 skein


29 sts x 34.5 rnds = 4” / 10 cm over Arrow Motif, after blocking


US 3 / 3.25 mm circular needle, 20” / 50 cm long

Adjust needle size as necessary to obtain correct gauge after blocking.


stitch marker
tapestry needle

Tech editing: Dawn Catanzaro
Photography: Bret Lovetro