Free Headband Knitting Pattern
Size: any, 5" (12.5 cm) wide
Materials: Lion Brand (affiliate link) Amazing aran weight yarn, 147 yards (134 meters) / 50 gr color #214 Constellation - 0.5 ball
3 fancy buttons.
Needles: US size 7 (4.5 mm)
Gauge: 20 sts = 5" (12.5 cm)
Measure the cicumference of your head. This will be the length of your band.
Cast on 20 sts.
Row 1: k1, *k2, p2 repeat from * 4 times, k3
Row 2: k1, *p2, k2 repeat from * 4 times, p2, k1
Row 3: k1, *p2, k2 repeat from * 4 times, p2, k1
Row 4: k1, *k2, p2 repeat from * 4 times, k3
Repeat rows 1-4 and work the length of your head's circumference.
Row X: k3, k2tog, yo, *k4, k2tog, yo, repeat from * 2 times, k3
Row Y: k1, *k1, p1 repeat from * 9 times, k1
Row Z: k1, *p1, k1 repeat from * 9 times, k1
Fold the strip with the right side outwards. Overlap the short ends about 1" with the end with buttonholes on top.
Mark the position of the buttons. Attach 3 buttons about 1/2" from the edge.