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This is a free braided cable headband knitting pattern. It’s an advanced beginner pattern which includes an exclusive row-by-row video tutorial to help beginner knitters go to the next level.

About:

  • Available Sizes: One
  • Size: 20 – 22″ {51 – 56cm} Head Circumference
  • Pattern Format: Written Pattern, No Chart
  • Pattern Language: English
  • Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
  • PDF Format: Printer & Mobile Friendly
  • Bonus: Video, Checklist

Techniques:

  • Knit Flat {Back & Forth}
  • Knit & Purl Stitches
  • Cable Stitches
  • Sew Seam

Materials:

  • Yarn Weight: Super Bulky
  • Yardage: 50 – 60 yards {46 – 55 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Knit Picks Dapple
  • Needle Size: US 11 {8mm} Knitting Needles
  • Extras: Cable Needle
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Details:

  • Measurements, After Seaming: 4″ Height x 8 1/2″ {10cm x 22cm}
  • Gauge: 16 STS & 19 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below
  • Weight: 2.8oz {80g}

Notes:

  • Not reversible.
  • The CO edge is the height.
  • Knit using the braided cable knit stitch.

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

  • CO 16 STS
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  • Rows 1, 3, 5: K2 *P* K2
  • Rows 2, 4: *K*
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  • Row 6: K2, C8B, K6
  • Rows 7, 9, 11: K2 *P* K2
  • Rows 8, 10: *K*
  • Row 12: K6, C8F, K2
  • Rows 13, 15, 17: K2 *P* K2
  • Rows 14, 16: *K*
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  • Repeat rows 6-17, 5 more times, or until about 17” {43cm}, or desired length
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  • Last Row: BO in all knit STS
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  • End:
  • Sew CO & BO edge together.
  • Weave in the ends.
  • No blocking necessary.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between *
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • C8B – cable8back {Transfer 4 stitches to a cable needle and hold it in the back of your work, knit the next 4 stitches and then knit the 4 stitches off the cable needle}
  • C8F – cable8front {Transfer 4 stitches to a cable needle and hold it in the front of your work, knit the next 4 stitches and then knit the 4 stitches off the cable needle}
  • 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}
  • RS – right side
  • STS – stitches
  • WS – wrong side

Gauge:

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{FREE} Braided Cable Headband Knitting Pattern : Goodness

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