Wee Bandana by P.K. Olson

Wee Bandana

November 2019
Sport (12 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
in patt
4.5 mm
3.5 mm (E)
426 yards (390 m)
11 (13, 15)" neck opening circumference.
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This adorable neckerchief is a fun little project for those looking to broaden their Tunisian abilities. Worked from the center out, it’s shaped using short-rows and finished off with the cutest little leaf. Whimsical yet functional, this is the perfect project to showcase your skills.

Difficulty Intermediate

Yarn Weight 2

Finished Size 11 (13, 15)“ neck opening circumference.

Yarn Omega-Tamm Nevado (distributed by Creative Yarn Source (88% acrylic, 12% polyester; 213 yd 195 m/1¾ oz 50 g): #86 jade (MC) and #48 deep red (CC), 1 ball each.

Hooks Size 7 (4.5 mm) Tunisian hook, 24” cable; sizes E/4 (3.5 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm) standard crochet hooks. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Removable stitch markers (m), 5; yarn needle.

Gauge 19 tss and 18 rows = 4” in patt.

For techniques you don’t know, please visit our online crochet glossary at https://www.interweave.com/interweave-crochet-glossary


  • Beginning with Row 1, bandana is worked back and forth in a method similar to short-rows. Stitches picked up prior to marker placement on Row 1 will be worked off as bandana progresses.

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