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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
  • {Learn About Yarn Substitutes.}

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.

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
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  • 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
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  • Repeat 1-8, 4 more times for a total of 5 cables
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  • Repeat rows 1-2, 5 times.
  • Row 51: BO in all purl stitches
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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
  • 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

Gauge:

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{FREE} Cable Headband Knitting Pattern : Merriment

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