These headbands are a really cute accessory that also keep you warm. They have proven popular items at markets and in my etsy store. I'm pleased to offer you this free pattern and give permission for you to make as many as you like!
Chunky Headband / Earwarmer Crochet Pattern by Mel Paton (Mel P Designs).
Yarn: Lion Wool Ease Thick and Quick
Row 1. Chain 37, turn, dc into 4th ch from hook, then dc into each stitch to end of chain, turn.
Row 2. Ch 3, dc in each st to end of row, turn.
Row 3. same as row 2. Finish off. Leave long end for sewing.
Sew ends of crochet piece together, finish off and weave in ends.
1. Crochet a magic circle. (If you don't know how to do this, click here for a tutorial). Ch 3 then dc 11 into magic circle. The ch 3 counts as a dc. Join with a ss to 3rd ch 3. (12 dc)
2. Petals: Ch 5, skip 1 dc, sc into next, repeat until you have 6 petals.
3. Finish off, leaving long end for sewing. Sew on button middle, then sew flower to headband over the top of the join of the headband for a neat finish.
There you go, a simple pattern that gives great results. If you've made a headband from this pattern, I would love to know how it turned out!