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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

Clean Edge

Sew Seam

 

Materials:

Yarn Weight: Super Bulky

Yardage: 70 – 80 yards {64 – 73 meters}

Suggested Yarn: GGH Husky

Needle Size: US 10.5 {6.5mm} Knitting Needles

Extras: Stitch Marker, Cable Needle

{Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}

 

Details:

Measurements, After Seaming: 5″ Height x 9 1/4″ {13cm x 23cm}

Gauge: 15 STS & 20 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

Weight: 2.1oz {60g}

 

Notes:

Not reversible.

The CO edge is the height.

 

Video:

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

 

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

CO 21 STS

Note: First 4 STS = edge, Middle 13 STS = cables, Last 4 STS = edge

Row 1 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, PM, P3, K7, P3, PM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 2 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 3 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, P3, K7, P3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 4 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 5 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, P3, K7, P3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 6 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 7 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, P3, K7, P3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 8 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, C6B, P1, C6F, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 9 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, K3, P3, K1, P3, K3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 10 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 11 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, K3, P3, K1, P3, K3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 12 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 13 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, K3, P3, K1, P3, K3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 14 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, K6, P1, K6, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 15 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P1, K2, SM, K3, P3, K1, P3, K3, SM, K2, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 16 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K2, P1, SM, C6B, P1, C6F, SM, P1, K1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Repeat rows 1-16, 5 times, for a total of 10 cables

Repeat rows 1-7 one more time

Row 88 {RS}: BO in all knit stitches

End:

Sew CO & BO edge together.

Weave in the ends.

No blocking necessary.

 

Abbreviations:

* – * – repeat between *

BO – bind-off in pattern

C6B – cable6back {Transfer 3 stitches to a cable needle and hold it in the back of your work, knit the next 3 stitches and then knit the 3 stitches off the cable needle}

C6F – cable6front {Transfer 3 stitches to a cable needle and hold it in the front of your work, knit the next 3 stitches and then knit the 3 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}

PM – place stitch marker

RS – right side

S1PW – slip 1 purl-wise

SM – slip stitch marker

STS – stitches

WS – wrong side

WYIB – with yarn in back

WYIF – with yarn in front

 

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{FREE} Cable Headband Knitting Pattern : Gratefulness

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