emmadu 10 min. 15 min.

Kitting Classic Twist ​​ headband ​​ 

Designed by Emma Du​​ 

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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. ​​ 

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Knitting Abbreviations /Glossary ​​ in this pattern ​​​​ 

K =knit​​ 

P= Purl ​​ 

K2tog= knit 2 together ​​ 

Rep= repeat ​​ 

WS= wrong side ​​ 

RS= right side ​​ 

Sts= stitches ​​ 

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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 ​​ 

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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. ​​ 

Cross Over​​ 

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. ​​ 

Assemble​​ 

Sew cast-on edge together with bind-off edge in outer loops of edge stitches.​​ 

 

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