HEAD­BAND

Knit Today Magazine - - Notebook -

Yarn Wendy Supreme Lux­ury Cot­ton DK: 1 x 100g ball in Dove (shade 1961) and Small amount in Azure (shade 1959) Nee­dles 5mm (UK 6, US 8) 18 sts and 28 rows to 10cm or 4in, yarn held dou­ble us­ing 5mm knit­ting nee­dles

wide, 50cm (20in) cir­cum­fer­ence TO MAKE Be­fore you

face

knit­ting nee­dles

cloth.

start, un­wind

half

of

the

yarn

Us­ing Dove, cast on 17 sts. The hair­band is knit­ted in moss stitch pat­tern with a selvedge (nar­row border) for a pretty edge that won’t un­ravel. Slip the last stitch in the row, and at the be­gin­ning of the fol­low­ing row, knit into the back of the first stitch (kb). Row 1: Kb * k1, p1 * k1, sl1. Row 2: As Row 1. Re­peat un­til your work mea­sures 50cm (20in) long. Cast off.

CEN­TRE WRAP Us­ing Azure, cast on 11 Work 30 rows in st st. Cast off.

sts.

TO FIN­ISH Join the short edges of the hair band. Po­si­tion the Azure strip across the seam and join the short edges of the strip. Se­cure with a few stitches at the back you don’t want the strip to move.

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