Pretty Shells Headband by Amy Ramnarine

Pretty Shells Headband

Crochet
February 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.1 stitches and 1.3 rows = 1 inch
in double crochet
5.0 mm (H)
20 - 25 yards (18 - 23 m)
Approximately 1.5″ wide and 9″ long (without elastic); Fits newborn head size
US
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This pattern is available for free.

This adorable Pretty Shells Headband is perfect for a newborn photo shoot. This pattern combines yarn and elastic for an adorable, comfortable headband. This pattern is available in newborn size but can easily be adjusted to fit an older child.

Materials:

  • Approximately 20 yds of Category 4 medium weight yarn in 3 colors:
  • Approximately 12 yds of Color A; I used Cascade 220 in the Goldenrod (7827) colorway
  • Approximately 5 yds of Color B; I used Cascade 220 in the White (8505) colorway
  • Approximately 3 yds of Color C; I used Cascade 220 in the Palm (2409) colorway
  • Size H 5mm Crochet Hook
  • Yarn Needle for weaving ends
  • Scissors
  • Approximately 4″ of fold over elastic
  • Needle and thread
  • 3/8″ Pearl Shank Button (optional)