That Darn Headband by American Crochet

Today we have American Crochet back with another pattern for us to enjoy. This one is for a textured headband that you’ll enjoy wearing to keep your hair in place. And it’s worked in rounds, so you could easily continue in pattern rounds for a cozy winter ear warmer if you like.

That Darn Headband ~ FREE Crochet Pattern by American Crochet
That Darn Headband ~ FREE Crochet Pattern by American Crochet

For more headband crochet patterns visit this roundup or check out our main category for crocheted headbands.

So here is Mistie, with the pattern:

That Darn Headband
That Darn Headband

I made That Darn Headband for my daughter. She loves wearing her hair up and doesn’t like it flying in her face. This headband allows her hair to stay out of her face and still be styling.

Level of Difficulty – Beginner/Intermediate

Yarn – Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice # 4 Medium, Neon Pink

Hook and Notions – Size Hook: I (5.5mm)

Measurement – 2 ½ -inches wide and 18-inches circumference

Gauge – 7 stitches over 2 inches = 5 rows


Ch = chain

Sc = single crochet

Dc = Double crochet

Special Stitches

FHDC – (Foundation Half Double Crochet) Chain 2, yarn over, insert hook into first chain (2nd from the hook), yarn over, pull up through the first loop on the hook (this is your first chain loop). With 3 loops on hook, yarn over, pull through 3. * Yarn over, insert your hook into the first chain loop, yarn over, pull up a loop (this is your second chain loop), yarn over, pull through 3. 2 fhdc completed. Repeat from * until you reach the desired number of fhdc.

Notes – Worked from the bottom up in rounds. Do not turn your work.

Chain 1 does not count unless otherwise stated.

Headband Instructions

Round 1: FHDC 53, join with a slip stitch to first chain. (53 sts)

Round 2: Chain 1 (see pattern notes), sc in the same stitch as join, * dc in the next stitch, sc in the next stitch, repeat from * across; join with a slip stitch to top of first sc. (53 sts)

Round 3: Chain 1 (see pattern notes), dc in the same stitch as join, * sc in the next dc, dc in the next sc, repeat from * across; join with a slip stich in top of first dc. (53 dc)

Rounds 4-7: Repeat Rounds 2 and 3

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Copyright 2016 Mistie Bush. All Rights Reserved. For personal use, only. This pattern may not be copied, reproduced or distributed without express written permission from the designer and www.americancrochet.com

About Mistie:

Hi, my name is Mistie. I am the wife of a terrific man who loves me just the way I am and makes me happy. I am the mother of of 5 adorable children who keep me busy and brings me joy regularly. I am blessed and extremely fortunate to be a stay-at-home mom. I started crocheting in 2004 and started designing patterns in 2007. It did not take me long to realize that Crocheting and designing was my passion!

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