Headband Knitting Pattern- whilst we hope that this free knitting pattern works out well for you The Knitting Wool Store disclaims all responsibility.
Size: 1 size only, head circumference approx 54-58 cm.
Materials: 100g Toto Merino Wool.
8mm straight knitting Needles or size required to achieve 11sts to 10cm width in stocking stitch.
Using 8mm needles cast on 14 sts. with Toto Merino and work as follows:-
Row 1: WS, K1 edge st,* K1,P1,K1*, repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch.
Row 2: RS,K1 edge st, *P1,K1,P1*, repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch.
Repeat rows 1 and 2 until the piece measures approx 23 cm. finishing with right side facing for the next row.
Then work the front shaping as follows:
Row 1: RS,K1 edge stitch, *slip 2 sts. as if to ktog,K1, pass the 2 sts. over* repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch. 6 stitches left on your needle.
Row 2: WS K to end
Row 3: K to end
Row 4: K to end
Row 5: K1 edge stitch, * yo,K2 in next st*, repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch, 14 stitches are now on the needle.
Row 6: K1 edge stitch, * K1,P1,K1*, repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch. NOTE- work YOs through the back of stitch to avoid leaving a hole.
Row 7: K1 edge stitch, * P1,K1,P1*,repeat from *-* 4 times, finishing with K1 edge stitch.
Repeat rows 6 and 7 to match the first half. Do not cast off, leave stitches on needle.
the cast on edge and using 8mm needles pick up 14 stitches evenly along
Fold the piece in half and with right sides together cast off both sets of stitches at the same time as follows- Holding both needles parallel, insert right hand needle into front and back stitches on both of the left hand needles, work as to K and slip both stitches off together, repeat and then pass st. on right hand needle over, continue casting off loosely in this manner. Darn in ends.
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