Flower Power Headband
Get in touch with your inner flower child with this headband worked in a variety of colorful flowers. For a mellower touch, attach a single bloom to a barrette. Or add more motifs to make a belt.
Designer: Joy Grise
Yarn used: Lizbeth Cordonnet Cotton Thread Size 3 (100% Egyptian cotton; 120 yd [110 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]; CYC #1): #671 Christmas red (A), #705 yellow lt (B), #658 ocean turquoise lt (C), and #679 lime green (D), 1 ball each.
Hook: U.S. Size C/2 (2.75 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain gauge.
Tools: Yarn needle; cream 5⁄8″ fold over elastic, 10½” length; matching thread; sewing needle.
Finished measurements: Motif band measures about 22½” long before assembly.
Gauge: Flower motif = 2½” in diameter; diamond motif = 2½” in diameter.