10 min. 15 min.
Kitting Classic Twist headband
Designed by Emma Du
For those who do not like hats in cold days, this item will work perfectly !
This classic twist headband is knitted flat back and forth !
The pattern features 3 sizes which are small kids/ big kids and adults .
You can definitely get instant satisfaction by knitting a small project.
Knitting Abbreviations /Glossary in this pattern
K2tog= knit 2 together
WS= wrong side
RS= right side
Yarn: Drops Air 1 ball (50) for all sizes
Needles: 40cm/16 inches circular needle for flat knitting
Tension: 28sts, 28 rows in 1*1 ribs
Sizes: Small kids/ Big kids / Average Adult
Finished size without stretch: 45cm/ 47cm/ 49cm
Cast on 27/ 31/ 35 stitches on needle size 5 mm with air
Row1: (RS) k1, knit rib ( k1/p1) until 2sts left, k2.
Row2: (WS) k1, (p1/k1) until the end.
Rep row1-2 until piece measure 18-19-20cm.
Divide for 2 Parts and Knit the First Half
End with row 2. From there you will start from the right side for next step which is to divide the piece into 2 parts for cable .
Row1: (RS) k1, knit rib ( k1/p1) 6-7-8 times, put these 13-15-17 sts on a thread. Continue knitting the other half, k2tog, knit rib ( k1/p1) 5- 6-7 times, k2.
Row2: Turn around, k1, (p1/k1) 6-7- 8 times.
Row3: (RS), k1, knit rib ( k1/p1) 5-6-7 times, k2.
Row4: Turn around, k1, (p1/k1) 6-7-8 times.
Rep row3 and 4 until it measures 9-9-9 cm, end with row 3 , cut the yarn and slip sts on another thread.
Knit The Other Half
Put the other half 13-15-17 sts back on the needle, knitting from the right side and also finish from right side but do not cut the yarn!
Row1: (RS) k1, knit rib ( k1/p1) 5-6-7 times, k2.
Row2: Turn around, k1, (p1/k1) 6-7-8 times.
Rep row1 and row2 until it reaches 9cm, end with row 1.
From the right side, Place the piece to the right over the piece to the left so that they cross one another and place all stitches back on the needle.
Connect Divided Parts
Next we work from wrong side over the first 12-14-16 stitches as before, kfb the last st from first half to get 14/16/18 stitches. Then work rib (k1/p1) 6-7-8 times, k last st. In total we have 27-31-35 sts on the needle .
Finish the Rest Half Headband
Row1: ( right side ) k1, knit rib ( k1/p1) until 2sts left, k2.
Row2: ( wrong side) k1, (p1/k1) until the end.
Rep row1-2 until piece measure 45-47-49cm.
Sew cast-on edge together with bind-off edge in outer loops of edge stitches.
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