Pattern Download

Fiana

Free!

Skill Level

Beginner

What You Get

  • 1 digital pattern (instant download)
  • Free Pattern Updates

How it works

  • This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design partner!
  • You'll purchase through PayPal and all profits go to the designer.
  • After purchase find your pattern in your pattern library.

PATTERN DETAILS

Every summer my husband and I take our children to a local outdoor music festival. We love sitting in the breeze listening to music from America's melting-pot-past. Last summer I sat listening to old sea chanteys and celtic tunes while experimenting with stitch patterns. Before I knew it, this stitch pattern looked like a vine and became a headband to keep my wind-blown hair out of my eyes. Fiana was born! I immediately tied on the headband. I was in love. Fiana was my companion the rest of the summer. Soon I was dreaming of a version that buttoned in back and a version with two vines traveling side by side around my head. I named the pattern Fiana because it is an Irish name that means vine. This seemed perfect for a vine-like headband inspired while listening to Irish music. This pattern includes 3 versions of the headband, all with the same lace pattern. Version one is 1" wide and ties on. Version 2 is 1" wide and buttons on. Version 3 is 1.75 inches wide and buttons on. This is a very simple lace pattern. Even a beginning knitter could manage it while learning a new skill or two. It's also a very quick knit, which makes it great for gift-giving. Since it takes a very small amount of yarn, it's also good for using up the leftover bits from other projects. It just needs something with a bit of spring~ sock yarn works well. This pattern is only for personal use. DaisyHead Creations Lifetime Cottage License available for a $10 fee. The License allows you to sell items made from any pattern you ever buy from me for this very minimal, one time fee. See my Etsy shop or send me a message for details. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY simple increases simple decreases yarn over GAUGE 26 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Version 1 & 2 are 1 inch wide Version 3 is 1.75 inches wide

Recommended with this pattern

  • US 3 (3.25 mm) knitting needles
  • fingering weight wool or wool blend yarn-- 25-40 yards
  • Version 2 needs 2 buttons (1/4")

Sold by

Connie Stults
Connie Stults
I am a homeschooling mother of five wonderful children. I'm also a knitwear designer and a writer. I try to live simply and love to create. I began crocheting at the age of 8 and began designing my own patterns not long after. Knitting came much later, but it wasn’t long until I started writing knitting patterns as well. I’m thrilled to share the love of handmade creations with others~ so DaisyHead Creations was born! You can sign up for my newsletter, The Brave Creative, by visiting the DaisyHead Creations blog. The sign up form is in the top right sidebar. The newsletter will keep you up to date on my newest patterns, any sales that I’m having, and it often brings you a free pattern! You can also find me at my Etsy shop, DaisyHead Creations. Or at my mothering and homeschooling blog, the daisyhead.