Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer Pattern

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Perfect for those unruly hair days, this wide twist front ear warmer is easy to crochet and quick to make!

Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer (Twitter Post)

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Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Supplies

  • Yarn: Lion Brand. Jeans. 3.5 oz (100 g) and 246 yds (225 m). 100% Acrylic. Medium Weight Yarn [4]. Machine washable and dryable.
  • Colors: 1 skein in Classic (505-110AF)
  • Crochet Hook: 5.5 mm (I) Streamline Wood in Ebony. I used this hook.
  • Finished Project Yardage: Adult Medium: 1.8 oz (51 g) /125 yds (115 m)
  • Scissors, Tapestry Needle/Yarn Needle, Stitch Marker

Difficulty Level

Easy

Finished Size

Ear Warmers will stretch approximately 2 inches

  • Toddler (1-3 years) wide earwarmer width 3.25 inches X 17 inches length
  • Small Child (age 3-5 years) wide earwarmer width 3.75 inches X 18 inches length
  • Child (age 6-10 years) wide earwarmer width 5 inches X 19 inches length
  • Teen wide earwarmer width 5 inches X 20 inches length
  • Adult Medium wide earwarmer width 5 inches X 21 inches length
  • Adult Large wide earwarmer width 5.5 inches X 22 inches length

Gauge

Approximately 15 rows per 4.75 inches and 14 sts per 4 inches

You can substitute any yarn and hook for this stitch pattern – just remember when you substitute if your gauge is different, the finished size, and amount of yarn used for your project will also be different.

Abbreviations

US Terminology used

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  • ch – chain
  • dc – double crochet
  • R – row
  • RS – right side
  • rem – remaining
  • rep – repeat
  • sc –  single crochet
  • sk – skip
  • st/sts – stitch/stitches
  • * to **– Repeat the instructions between the asterisks the number of times indicated. This repeat will contain multiple instructions.
  • [] – at the end of the row – the total number of stitches
  • () – important notes AND sets of stitches to be worked within one stitch, or space

Helpful Tutorials

Crochet Stitch Dictionary

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Notes:

  • Stitch multiple is 3+2 (Understanding Stitch Multiples)
  • When I work into the foundation chain, I prefer working into the back bar (back bump) of the chain. You can work under the back loop only if you prefer.
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Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer Free Pattern.

Twist Front Wide Earwarmer Pattern Instructions

This wide earwarmer is worked flat in rows, before being seamed into it’s final shape.

Toddler (Age 1-3 years) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 61, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [60 sc]

R2-R10: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn. [21 sc, 40 dc]

R11: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [60 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Small Child (Age 3-5 years) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 65, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [64 sc]

R2-R12: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn. [22 sc, 42 dc]

R13: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [64 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Child (Age 6-10 years) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 68, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [67 sc]

R2-R16: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn. [23 sc, 44 dc]

R17: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [67 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Teen (Adult Small) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 71, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [70 sc]

R2-R16: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn. [24 sc, 46 dc]

R17: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [70 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Adult (Medium) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 74, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [73 sc]

R2-R16: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn.  [25 sc, 48 dc]

R17: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [73 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Adult (Large) Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer

Using your 5.5 mm (I) hook (or size required for gauge):

R1: RS: Ch 77, sk the first ch, 1 sc in each ch across, ch 1, turn. [76 sc]

R2-R18: *(1 sc and 2 dc) in the first st, sk 2 sts**. Work from * to ** across to the last st. 1 sc in the last st, ch 1, turn. [26 sc, 50 dc]

R19: 1 sc in each st across. Finish off leaving a 10-inch yarn tail. [76 sc]

Proceed to finishing instructions.

Wide Twist Front Ear Warmer Finishing Instructions for all sizes.

Video: https://youtu.be/71_ijlYUOPQ

  1. Thread your yarn-end on your yarn needle.
  2. Place your headband on a flat surface with the RS (right-sides) facing up.
  3. Fold the headband in half, bringing the two side edges together.
  4. Fold the side edges (short edges) in half to create little open V shapes that can be layered together. Flatten the layers together.
  5. Grasp all 4 layers firmly with the hand you do not sew with and using your needle, sew through all 4 layers, working all the way across.
  6. After sewing all the way across, weave in your ends securely.

Weave in any remaining ends.

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