I-cord Sailors Knot Headband by Jenise Hope

I-cord Sailors Knot Headband

Knitting
September 2014
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
7 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch
in i-cord, blocked
US 1 - 2.25 mm
10 - 30 yards (9 - 27 m)
to fit adult heads, 20-24 inches around
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Knot some I-cord into a headband. I like my headbands simple for everyday use; this one is thin and unobtrusive, allowing you to wear it with a variety of hair styles.

It takes much less than a ball of yarn, and this pattern is very flexible about the gauge, yarn, and needle size. I recommend using a yarn thinner than worsted, but if you prefer a thicker headband, even chunky yarn will work well with no math needed to adjust the pattern.

While there are step by step photos showing how to make the knot I used, feel free to substitute your own favorite knot.