Woven cable headband
The width of the headband (or ear warmer) is 4 inches and the total length of 14 repeats is 18 inches.
50g Aran yarn ( I used paintbox yarns simply aran)
5mm straight knitting needles
Tapestry needle for sewing up and sewing in ends
K – Knit
P – Purl
6 stitch left cable: Slip 3 stitches to cable needle and hold in front of your work. K3, K3 from cable needle.
6 stitch right cable: Slip 3 stitches to cable needle and hold at the back of your work. K3, K3 from cable needle.
This headband is knitted back and forth.
Using the cable cast on method, cast on 26 stitches.
Row 1: K3, P1, K18, P1, K3.
Row 2: K4, P18, K4.
Row 3: K3, P1, K3, 6 stitch left cable twice, K3, P1, K3.
Row 4: K4, P18, K4.
Row 5: K3, P1, K18, P1, K3.
Row 6: K4, P18, K4.
Row 7: K3, P1, 6 stitch right cable 3 times, P1, K3
Row 8: K4, P18, K4
Repeat row 1- 8 13 times more
Cast off Knit-wise. Leave a long tail for seaming.
Seam the two ends together using the mattress stitch and weave in ends.
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