Ponderosa Headband by April Garwood

Ponderosa Headband

September 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 11 rows = 4 inches
in pattern stitch
5.0 mm (H)
190 yards (174 m)
About 4" wide and 16 (18, 20)" in circumference to fit 18 (20, 22)" head
This pattern is available from interweave.com for $7.99.

If you are new to crochet cables, this headband is the perfect starting point! Try this classic braided cable pattern in a small project to practice crossing post stitches and cabling right and left. Experienced crocheters can work up this headband quickly and still love the result.

Difficulty Some Concentration Required

Finished Size About 4” wide and 16 (18, 20)“ in circumference to fit 18 (20, 22)” head. Sample shown measures 18”.

Yarn Sugar Bush Yarns Crisp (100% extra fine superwash merino wool): #2029 lichen, 2 balls.

Hook Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle.

Gauge 18 sts and 11 rows = about 4” in patt.