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This is a free simple version of a messy bun hat. Get the look of a messy bun hat without the decreases or switching to a longer cable or DPN’s. Simple is my favorite kind of pattern!

About:

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

Techniques:

  • Knit in the Round
  • Knit & Purl Stitches

Materials:

  • Yarn Weight: Bulky
  • Yardage: 110 – 120 yards {101 – 110 meters}
  • Suggested Yarn: Madeline Tosh Chunky
  • Needle Size: US 9 {5.5mm} Circular Needles with a 16″ {40cm} Cable, or DPNs

Details:

  • Measurements: 6″ Height x 8 3/4″ {15cm x 22cm}
  • Gauge: 17 STS & 28 rounds per 4” {10cm} square, knit in the pattern below
  • Weight: 2.1oz {60g}

Notes:

  • Not reversible.
  • Knit in the round with a circular needle.
  • When knitting in the round you’re always knitting the right side of your work.

Video:

Click here to watch the “Whimsical Delights Headband” video tutorial to learn how to knit on the wrong side in the round.

Pattern, Knit in the Round:

  • CO 72 STS, PM, join in the round.
  • Rounds 1-7: *K1, P2*
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  • Flip it wrong-side out
  • Rounds 8-12:*K*
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  • Note: Flipping it wrong-side out creates a small hole that you can sew up later, or leave it, I did, it’s only noticeable when you’re looking closely.
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  • If you don’t want to flip it wrong-side out, you can purl the next 5 rows.}
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  • Flip it right-side out
  • Rounds 13, 15, 17, 19: *K*
  • Rounds 14, 16, 18: *K1, P1*
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  • Repeat rounds 8-19
  • Repeat rounds 8-12
  • Repeat rounds 1-6
  • BO in the K1, P2 pattern
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  • End:
  • Weave in the ends.
  • No blocking necessary.

Abbreviations:

  • * – * – repeat between *
  • BO – bind-off in pattern
  • CO – cast-on {long-tail cast-on method}
  • K – knit stitches {K1 means to knit 1 stitch}
  • KITR – knit in the round
  • P – purl stitches {P2 means to purl 2 stitches}
  • PM – place marker
  • STS – stitches

Gauge:

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{FREE} Oversized Headband Knitting Pattern : Whimsical Delights

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