Skill level: easy

Sizes: newborn/6m/1y/3y/child/woman

To fit head 

14”(36 cm)/17(43)/18(46)/19(48)/20(51)/22(56)

Materials

Fingering (14 wpi; 4 ply; no 1: Super Fine) yarn such as Alize Lino in two colors about 20g or 75 yards total 

Crochet hook US C/2 (2.5 mm) or to obtain gauge 4” x 4” (10 x 10 cm) = 24 sts x 26 rows (in single crochet) – gauge not important

Bead for decorating  

Pattern notes

All crochet terms are US 

Use smaller hook to get the stiffness 

The negative ease of the headband is about an inch (3 cm), if you want it more fitted, work another inch less than indicated   

Abbreviations

St(s) – stitch(es) 

Sl – slip 

Ch – chain 

Sc – single crochet 

Dc – double crochet    

The Band

The band is worked flat that is after each row end you turn. 

With main yarn (gray) and ch 4 for all sizes. 

Row 1: (3 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) all into 4th ch from the hook, turn 

Row 2: Ch 3, (3 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) all into ch space, turn 

Repeat Row 2 until the band measures 13/16/17/18/19/21” (33/41/43/46/48/53 cm) for newborn/6m/1y/3y/child/ woman sizes. 

Now join both ends: ch 1, work 1 sc in each of the 4 foundation ch and last 4 stitches of the last row.  

Cut the yarn, fasten off.  

The Flower

The flower is worked in the round. 

With contrast color ch 6 and form a ring with a sl st. 

Round 1: ch 1, 14 sc into ring, sl st to first sc 

Round 2: ch 1, *work in front loop of each sc (1 sc, ch 6, 1 sc)*, repeat form *-* all around, sl st to first sc 

Round 3: ch 1, *work in back loop of each sc (1 sc, ch 8, 1 sc)*, repeat from *-* all around, sl st to first sc  

Fasten off. Attach the flower to the headband.  

Decorate the flower with a small bead.