Mask Mates Ear Savers by Sarah Berens

Mask Mates Ear Savers

by Sarah Berens
Crochet
April 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
7 stitches and 8 rows = 2 inches
in sc
5.0 mm (H)
10 - 20 yards (9 - 18 m)
US
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

Video Tutorial of pattern can be found: https://youtu.be/avH5boePAYY

Wearing a mask isn’t fun to begin with but wearing it all day multiple days in a row can quickly create a lot of pain from rubbing on ears. These mask mates provide an alternative to attach the mask to behind the head, saving the ears of our frontline workers!

SIZE:
When finished, measures about 5 inches. This may vary based on gauge, but notes on how to adjust as needed.

SUPPLIES NEEDED:
-Small amount worsted weight yarn in color of choice
-(2) large buttons – 3/4 inch to 1 inch works best, below ½ inch may not hold mask
-Size H/5.00 hook
-Embroidery or Yarn Needle, Scissors

STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED:
Pattern is in U.S. terms. Chain, half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch.

EXPERIENCE LEVEL and TIME:
This pattern is super easy, even for beginners, and works up fast too! You can make multiple in just an hour after you get the hang of it!

If you have questions, let me know! :)