Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Staggered Squares Headband - Free Crochet Pattern


Staggered Squares Headband

This design is very flexible and can be used in a variety of ways. The pattern includes 3 button holes for different sizes. Choose the size that includes your head size in the range described.

Materials:
Worsted Weight Yarn
Size H hook
½-5/8” button
Yarn Needle
Scissors
Gauge
8 sts= 2 inches
Instructions:
Small (measures 19 inches across unstretched) Fits about 21-23 inches
Ch 85
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hk, Sc in next 13 ch,* ch 7, sk 7 ch, dc in next ch. Repeat from * 6 more times, ch 7, sk 7 ch, sc in next ch. Sc in last 5 chs, ch 1, turn.
Row 2: sk first sc, sc in next sc (starting chain counts as sc), sc in next 4 sts, ch 11, sk 11 sts, dc in next st, * ch 7, sk 7 ch, dc in next ch. Repeat from * 4 more times ch 11, sk next 11 sts, sc in next 2 sts *ch 2, sk 2 sts, sc in next 2 sts. Repeat from * 3 times., ch 1 turn.
Row 3: Sk first sc, Sc in next 13 ch,* ch 7, sk 7 ch, dc in next ch. Repeat from * 6 more times, ch 7, sk 7 ch, sc in next ch. Sc in last 5 chs.
Use ends to fasten on button.


Additional sizes available in PDF document of patterns

9 comments:

  1. I really like this and can't wait to make one! Thanks for sharing the pattern. :)

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  2. I found a pattern exactly like this one at crowshadecreations.etsy.com. You must be her?

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  3. @Creative hook: That is not my etsy account. The patterns are very similar indeed. I get all my headband ideas from crochet stitches books. I think I like the one on etsy better, it can go nice and wide, unlike mine!

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  4. This one is very nice. Better because it's free!

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  5. I super excited about trying this!! But unfortunatly, I do not have a small head. Where do I find the pattern for additional sizes?

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  6. I noticed you don't have a PinIt button, would you mind if I shared this on Pinterest?

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  7. Share away! I need to figure out how to add those buttons!!

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  8. Awesome tutorial! I love the uniqueness of this headband and the simplicity of the pattern. Thanks!

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