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Cable knit headbands… keep your ears warm while sporting your messy bun!

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: 45 – 55 yards {41 – 50 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick
  • Needle Size: US 11 {8mm} Knitting Needles
  • Extras: Stitch Markers, Cable Needle
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Details:

  • Measurements, After Seaming: 4″ Height x 9 1/4″ {10cm x 23cm}
  • Gauge: 21 STS & 15 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below
  • Weight: 2.5oz {70g}

Notes:

  • Not reversible.
  • The CO edge is the height.

Pattern, Knit Flat {Back & Forth}:

  • CO 16 STS
  • Rows 3, 5, 7-13, 15: knit the knits & purl the purls in the middle
  • Note: First 4 sts = edge, Middle 8 sts = cables, Last 4 sts = edge
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  • Row 1 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, PM, K2, P4, K2, PM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 2 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, P2, K4, P2, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 3 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, K2, P4, K2, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 4 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, P2, 2/2 LC, P2, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 5 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, K2, P4, K2, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 6 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, 2/2 RC, 2/2 LC, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 7 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, P8, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 8 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, K8, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 9 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, P8, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 10 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, K8, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 11 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, P8, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 12 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, K8, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 13 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, P8, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 14 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, 2/2 LPC, 2/2 RPC, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
  • Row 15 {WS}: WYIB S1PW, P2, K1, SM, K2, P4, K2, SM, K1, P1, WYIF S1PW, P1
  • Row 16 {RS}: WYIB S1PW, K1, P2, SM, P2, 2/2 LC, P2, SM, P2, WYIB S1PW, P1
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  • Repeat rows 1-16, 3 more times
  • Repeat rows 1-3
  • Row 68: BO in all knit stitches
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  • End:
  • Sew CO & BO edge together.
  • Weave in the ends.
  • No blocking necessary.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between *
  • 2/2 LC – {C4F – cable 4 front} {2 over 2 left cross}, Slip 2 STS to CN, hold to front, K2 from LH needle and then knit 2 from the cable needle
  • 2/2 RC – {C4B – cable 4 back} {2 over 2 right cross}, Slip 2 STS to CN, hold to back, K2 from LH needle and then knit 2 from the cable needle
  • 2/2 LPC – {2 over 2 left purl cross}, Slip 2 STS to CN, hold to front, P2 from LH needle and then knit 2 from the cable needle
  • 2/2 RPC – {2 over 2 right purl cross}, Slip 2 STS to CN, hold to back, K2 from LH needle and then purl 2 from the cable needle
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CN – cable needle
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • LH – left-hand
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PM – place stitch marker
  • RS – right side
  • SM – slip stitch marker
  • S1PW – slip 1 purl-wise
  • STS – stitches
  • WS – wrong side
  • WYIB – with yarn in back
  • WYIF – with yarn in front

Gauge:

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{FREE} Cable Headband Knitting Pattern : Legacy

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