String of Pearls Headband
String of Pearls Headband makes for both an interesting knit and a piece of jewellery to top your outfit on colder days. A mix of bobbles, cables and moss stitch will keep you occupied in the nicest of ways. The headband is worked back and forth in a long strip and is sewn together at the end - a provisional cast-on will help make the seam invisible. Enjoy knitting your new headband!
Circumference: adaptable to desired size.
Width: 11 cm / 4.5 inches.
Yarn used in the sample is Cheeky Merino Joy
by Rosy Green Wool, 100% merino wool, 320 m / 350 yards per 100 g, colourway Blackberry
40 g of sport weight yarn.
Note that if you use a different yarn weight, it
affects the amount of yarn required and the size of the headband.
Double pointed needles or circular needle: 3.0 mm / US 2.5.
35 sts x 36 rows = 10 cm / 4 inches in stitch
pattern worked flat, using 3.0 mm / US 2.5
Always use a needle size that gives you the
Scrap yarn, cable needle, darning needle.
Crochet hook for provisional cast on.