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Quick & easy beginner headband knitting pattern. This is a trendy style, perfect Christmas gift for a teenager. This headband is knit flat and then seamed to join it in the round.



Available Sizes: One

Size: 20-22″ {51-56cm} Head Circumference

Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart

Pattern Language: English

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

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Knit Flat {Back & Forth}

Knit & Purl Stitches

Sew Seam



Yarn Weight: Super Bulky

Yardage: 45 – 55 yards {41 – 50 meters}

Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick

Needle Size: US 13 {9mm} Knitting Needles

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Measurements, after seaming: 10″ width x 5 1/2″ height {25cm x 14cm}

Gauge: 8 STS & 21 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

Weight: 3.0oz {85g}



Not reversible.

CO edge is the width.

Knit top down or bottom up.

Knit using the rib stitch, stockinette stitch & reverse stockinette stitch.



Click here to watch the “BO & Sew Seam” video tutorial.


Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

Row 1 = WS


Rows 1 – 4: *K1, P1*

Rows 5, 7: *K*

Row 6: *P*

Rows 8, 10:*K*

Row 9: *P*

Repeat rows 5-10 one more time.

Repeat rows 5-7 one more time

Rows 20 – 22: *K1, P1*

Row 23: BO IN *K1, P1* pattern


Sew the side edges together.

Weave in the ends.

Block, if desired.

Size Alterations:

To make it larger or smaller CO in increments of 2.



* – * – repeat between *

BO – bind-off in pattern

CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}

K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}

P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}

STS – stitches




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{FREE} Ribbed Headband Knitting Pattern : Crackling Fire