Free 'Alice' Headband Knitting Pattern
Skill Level: Beginner
Yarn: 4ply (fingering weight) I used hand spun yarn, but you can use anything.
Needles: 3.75mm/US 5
Accessories: a tapestry needle and small scissors.
Total Weight: 20g/0.7oz (approx. 54m/59 yards)
Finished Measurements: 18 inches/45.5cm around and 3.5 inches/9cm deep.
To Fit: 20 inch head circumference.
Gauge: 6 stitches and 10.5 rows per inch.
Ease: 5cm/2 inches negative ease.
Sts – stitches
1. Cast on 20sts.
2. Knit for 18 inches.
3. Cast Off.
4. Place flat on a surface and twist the length in half, so that when you seam it you have a twist along the length of your headband.
5. Seam the headband and wear it with the twist off to one side.
Blocking: No need to block.
Are you a beginner knitter?
Then watch these videos to get you started with cast on and cast off.
Learning to Cast on - English Method
How to Cast Off — Basic Method
This pattern was designed and released by Sara Millis.