Eyelet Headband

PDF Knitting Pattern & Video Tutorial

$2.49 USD

This simple twisted headband is cute and comfy for the summer! Make one from fingering / sock weight yarn with this PDF Knitting Pattern.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Please note that this is a Large-Print, Ad-Free, Printable PDF version of a pattern that can be viewed for free, with ads, on my blog. For the free version, click here. Thanks for supporting YayForYarn!

PDF Pattern Includes:

  • Full Step-by-Step Video Tutorial
  • 6 sizes to fit Women & Children
  • 3 pages of instructions
  • 4 instructional photos
  • 2-page Printer-Friendly Version without photos


Sizes (according to the wearer’s head circumference measurement):

Child Small: 17” (43.5 cm)

Child Medium: 18” (45.5 cm)

Child Large: 19” (48.5 cm)

Adult Small: 21” (53.5 cm)

Adult Medium: 22” (56 cm)

Adult Large: 23” (58.5 cm)

Headband is designed with negative ease, meaning it is smaller than the wearer’s actual head circumference, so it will stretch to comfortably stay on the head. The fabric in this stitch pattern is stretchy.

Finished Circumference:

Child Small: 15” (38 cm)

Child Medium: 16” (40.5 cm)

Child Large: 17” (43 cm)

Adult Small: 19” (48 cm)

Adult Medium: 20” (51 cm)

Adult Large: 21” (53.5 cm)

Finished Width:

2.6” (6.5 cm)

Instructions and Yarn Requirements for size Child Small are given outside the parentheses, and instructions and yarn requirements for all larger sizes are inside the parentheses like this:

Child Small (Child Medium, Child Large, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large).

When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle or highlight all numbers that apply to your size before beginning.

You Will Need:

  • 59 (62, 66, 74, 77, 82) Yards of #1 Superfine (Sock Weight) Yarn (I used Knit Picks Comfy Fingering in Parchment, 75% Pima Cotton / 25% Acrylic, 218 yds / 50g per skein, 1 skein)
  • US Size 1 / 2.25mm Knitting Needles
  • Measuring Tape
  • Scissors
  • Yarn Needle or Blunt Tapestry Needle

How Do I Access the Pattern?

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