The Celtic Headband is a great project for those looking to expand their cable knitting skills on a simple and elegant accessory. Written and charted cable instructions are included in this free pattern. The headband is knit flat length-wise so the fit is easily adjustable before the ends are seamed together. The Celtic Headband knits up quick in a bulky weight yarn and uses up less than one skein of Presto by Sweet Paprika Yarns.
Size: Adult (stretches to 20”) Easily adjustable for any head size.
Gauge: 17 sts = 4” in Stockinette Stitch.
Yarn: 1 skein of Presto by Sweet Paprika Yarns (4.06 oz/115 g, 135 yds/123 m, 80% Merino Wool, 20% Nylon) in colorway Boysenberry, or any bulky weight yarn to match gauge.
Needles: US size #8 (5mm) needles, or any size necessary to obtain gauge.
Other Materials: Cable needle, darning needle.