Stashbusting Earwarmer Headbands

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Stashbusting Earwarmer Headbands Pattern


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Knitting: Stashbusting Earwarmer Headbands
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • short rows - instructions provided
  • crochet

Pattern Description:

This is a great way to use up stash yarn taking over your craft space. I used worsted weight yarn, but "Simply Soft" tends to be closer to a DK. It is so soft to work with, and I tend to use it often!

Doubling the yarn helps keep it from curling in on itself and adds extra warmth to the headband.

Two sizes are offered - the small size will fit heads 19-20 inches and the larger size will fit heads 21-23 inches.


4 sts and 5.5 rows = 1 inch in stockinette

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small size length - 17.25 inches (stretchy)
  • Large size length - 19 inches (stretchy)


  • 110 yds Caron Simply Soft 100% Acrylic Yarn in Color A
  • 30 yds Caron Simply Soft 100% Acrylic Yarn in Color B
  • U.S. Size 2 straight needles
  • Size H/8 5.00mm crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle
  • 3/4 - 1 inch button
  • 1 - 1 3/4 inch button

Suggested yarn:

110 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:


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I have been knitting for 57 years and since the grandchildren arrived have been knitting daily. I decided I wanted to create easy predominantly seamless knitting projects because I love knitting in the round, and more important I hate to sew pieces together!

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