Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Flag Headband
Lion Brand® Heartland
Pattern Number: L30156

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
About 20 in. (51 cm) in circumference, will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

136-109 Heartland Yarn: Olympic

Blend of deep blue shades.


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.49
Note: (A)

136-113 Heartland Yarn: Redwood

True and deep red blend.


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.49
Note: (B)

136-098 Heartland Yarn: Acadia

Ivory and cream shades.


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.49
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
Hair elastic MATERIALS NOTE Materials are sufficient to make multiple Headbands
GAUGE:
12 sc + 15 rows = about 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1.

To change color, work last st of old color to last yarn over.

Yarn over with new color and draw through all loops on hook to complete the st.

Carry old color along the side edge of the piece.

2.

Star is made separately and then sewed to Headband.


INSTRUCTIONS



HEADBAND With A, ch 5, leaving a long beginning tail.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 4 sts.

Row 2 (RS): Ch 1, turn, sc in each st across.

Rows 3-24: Rep Row 2.

At the end of Row 25, change to B.

Rows 25 and 26: With B, Rep Row 2.

Change to C.

Rows 27 and 28: With C, rep Row 2.

Change to B.

Rows 29-64: Rep Rows 25-28 nine times.

At the end of Row 64, fasten off C and change to B.

Rows 65-68: With B, rep Row 2.

Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail.



FINISHING Star With C and leaving a long beginning tail, ch 5; join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: (2 sc, ch 1) into ring 5 times; join with sl st in beg ch.

Rnd 2: *Ch 4, sc in 2nd ch from hook, hdc in next ch, dc in next ch, sl st in next ch-1 sp; rep from * 4 times.

Fasten off.

Fold one end of Headband around elastic, sew in place with yarn tail.

Being careful not to twist Headband, rep on opposite end.

With yarn tail, sew Star to Headband.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
yo = yarn over
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
hdc = half double crochet
sc = single crochet
tr = treble (triple) crochet
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tr = treble (triple) crochet
WS = wrong side
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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