Waffle Stitch Headband

Featuring a waffle stitch pattern and a garter stitch border, this headband fits snugly around your head and keeps your ears toasty warm.



  • 1 skein of worsted weight yarn (I used With Love Solids by Red Heart)
  • Size 8 (5 mm) straight needles


Approximately 3.5 inches wide and 22 inches in circumference or big enough to fit snugly around the head.


Cast on 14 stitches.
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: Purl.
Row 3: Knit 3, Purl 2, Knit 1, Purl 2, Knit 1, Purl 2, Knit 3.
Row 4: Knit 2, Purl 1, Knit 2, Purl 1, Knit 2, Purl 1, Knit 2, Purl 1, Knit 2.
Repeat Rows 1-4 about 34 times, or until the headband can fit snugly around your head.
Repeat Rows 1-2 once.
Finish off.


Line up the short edges and sew together. Weave in ends. Wear proudly!

This pattern is for personal use only. PDF available here! More patterns available here!