Front Twist Knit Headband

Happy New Year! I am so excited for 2021 and I thought I would start it off by posting a pattern for these super easy knit twist headbands. Throughout the holidays, I made a bunch of these because they are so adorable. I hope you like them!

Yarn: Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick & Quick (love the many color options you have with this yarn) I used charcoal (gray), blossom (pink) and Dreamcatcher (multicolor).

Size 11 knitting needles

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Pattern:

  1. cast on 10
  2. knit across
  3. turn knit across
  4.  repeat row 4 x39 rows
  5. knit 5, place the next five on another needle (you will leave these on a different needle while you knit the other five).
  6. turn, knit across 5
  7. repeat row 6 x9.
  8. Cut the yarn, leaving a tail approximately 6 inches.
  9. Now, switch to the 5 stitches you left on the other needle. Knit across
  10. turn, knit across
  11. Repeat row 9 x9
  12. Trim the excess yarn, leaving approximately 6 inches of yarn. Take the loops off both needles gently and criss cross the two sections. Push your needle through all 10 loops. knit across.
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  14. turn, knit across.
  15. repeat row 13 x29 rows
  16. cast off and stitch the two sides together to make a circle.
  17. Sew in the rest of the strands together and connect the crisscross portion by going through both layers to hold them in place.

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Next, I got a bunch of these little faux leather tags from Amazon to add a nice finishing touch to my knits. I ordered some personalized ones from Etsy, but they haven’t shipped yet so I will continue using these for the time being. I simple sew these on to the side with some matching colored string.

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That is it! These are so easy to knit, but the twist part makes them look very professional and add a lot of interest.

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