Showing posts from November, 2016

Braided Winter Headband

I remember making this braided headband for my daughter about two years ago. She loved it so much that she insisted that I make several in an array of colors. So as I was looking through old photos I came across a photo of her wearing it and I thought I would share the process I went through in making the headband.

For this braided headband I used a worsted weight yarn and a 5.5mm crochet hook.
I started off by making 76 chains Single crochet into the second chain from the hook. Continue in single crochet to the end of the row. Chain 1 and single crochet to the end of the row. Continue in single crochet for a total of six rows. Fasten off and weave in the ends. This is your first strip completed. Now make two more!

When you have all three strips completed lay them all side by side. Stitch the ends together on one side. Begin by braiding the length of the strips together and when you get to the end stitch all three ends together. Once that is done you can now stitch the headband togeth…

Crochet Sweetheart Headband

Hey guys and dolls! Today I have this super cute heart headband pattern for you all. I simply fell in love with the color combinations that I used which were burgundy and an oatmeal shade with subtle dark flecks throughout. I really do think those two colors go together like a dream.

This project might seem a little difficult just by looking at the heart detail on the band but I promise yo all it is really quite simple.
To make this headband you will need a worsted weight yarn and a 5mm crochet hook.
Using your main color:
Chain 75, half double crochet into the 3rd chain from the hook. Half double crochet across the row to the end. Chain 1 and turn.
Single crochet across the row but change to your heart color before you finish the last single crochet.
***Chain 3 and into the same stitch, make a bobble stitch (wrap yarn around hook, insert hook into the stitch, bring up loop, yarn over and bring through 2 stitches on hook, yarn over and insert hook into same stitch again, yarn ov…