Materials: ww(4) yarn ( I used I Love This yarn from Hobby Lobby)
(ch)chain, (sl st) slip stitch, (sc) single crochet, (hdc)half double crochet
Determine which size you’ll need. The headband will only stretch about 2 inches so be sure to measure a child if you can because not all head sizes will be the same as the chart below.
0-3 mo approx. 13-15 inches
3-6 mo approx. 15-17 inches
6-12 mo approx. 17-19 inches
1-3 years approx. 18-20 inches
4+ years approx. 19-22 inches
Pre-teen-Womens - 21-23 inches
Chain an even amount of chains to the desired length un-stretched
Join with sl st, ch 1 ( be sure your chain isn’t twisted)
Rd 1 Sc in 1st chain and each ch around, join with a sl st
Rd 2 ch 4, sk 2 sts, hdc in the next, *(ch 2, sk 2 st, hdc in the next) repeat from * around until two sts remain, sk 2 sts, to join with sl st to the 2 nd ch of beginning ch 4.
Rd 3 ch 1, sc around in each chain and hdc, Join with sl st to beginning ch 1, Weave in ends.
I love these headbands for my daughters interchangeable bows, clips and crochet flowers.
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