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This cable knit headband uses less than 1 skein of yarn, making it a quick & inexpensive gift to knit!

 

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: 40 – 50 yards {37 – 46 meters}

Suggested Yarn: Wool and the Gang, Heal the Wool

Needle Size: US 15 {10mm} Knitting Needles

Extras: Cable Needle

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Details:

Measurements, After Seaming: 4″ Height x 9 1/2″ {10cm x 24cm}

Gauge: 12 STS & 12 rows per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below

Weight: 2.8oz {80g}

 

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 12 STS

Note: First 3 sts = edge, Middle 6 sts = cables, Last 3 sts = edge

2 Set-up rows:

Row 0: WYIB S1PW, P1, K1, PM, K1, P1TBL, K2, P1TBL, K1, PM, K1, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 00: WYIB S1PW, K1, P1, SM, P1, K1TBL, P2, K1TBL, P1, SM, P1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 1, 3, 5, 7: WYIB S1PW, P1, K1, SM, K1, P1TBL, K2, P1TBL, K1, SM, K1, WYIF S1PW, P1

Row 2, 4, 6: WYIB S1PW, K1, P1, SM, P1, K1TBL, P2, K1TBL, P1, SM, P1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Row 8: WYIB S1PW, K1, P1, SM, slip 3 STS to CN, hold to front, P1, K1TBL, P1 {P1, K1TBL, P1} from CN, SM, P1, WYIB S1PW, P1

Repeat 1-8, 4 more times for a total of 5 cables

Repeat rows 1-2, 5 times.

Row 51: BO in all purl stitches

End:

Sew CO & BO edge together.

Weave in the ends.

No blocking necessary.

 

Abbreviations:

* – * – repeat between *

BO – bind-off in pattern

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

CN – cable needle

K1TBL – knit 1 through the back loop

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

P1TBL – purl 1 through the back loop

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

RS – right side

S1PW – slip 1 purl-wise

STS – stitches

WS – wrong side

WYIB – with yarn in back

WYIF – with yarn in front

 

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{FREE} Cable Headband Knitting Pattern : Merriment

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