RIPPLE-BAND ACCESSORIES 
 

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Skill level: Beginner-Easy 
 

Sizes:    
 

Headband: 3” wide x 20” circumference (unstretched – will stretch to fit up to 23” head circumference) 
 

Wrist cuffs: 3” wide x 6.5” long 
 

Scarf: 3” wide x 55” long 
 

Materials: 
 

For headband: 100 yds. worsted weight yarn

For wrist cuffs: 150 yds. worsted weight yarn

For scarf:      300 yds. worsted weight yarn 
 

      Samples shown in Lion Brand Yarns “Vanna’s Choice” (green) &

      Patons “Classic Wool” (gold) 
 

Size H/8 (5 mm) crochet hook, or size needed to achieve gauge 
 

Tapestry needle 
 

4 buttons (for wrist cuffs) 
 

Gauge:  12 sts & 12 rows = 4” in single crochet on size H/8 (5 mm) hook 
 

Pattern notes:

Pieces are worked in single crochet ripple pattern (in back loops only) in strips to desired lengths.

Headband is joined with a slip stitch seam.

Wrist cuffs are fastened with buttons/button loops.

Terms/Abbreviations: back loop only (BLO), beginning (beg), chain (ch), double crochet (dc), each (ea), half double crochet (hdc), hook (hk), loop (lp), repeat (rep), reverse single crochet (rev sc), round (rnd), single crochet (sc), skip (sk), slip stitch (sl st), space (sp), stitch (st), yarn over (yo) 
 
 

Headband, Wrist Cuffs or Scarf 
 

Row 1: Ch 18, sc in 2nd ch from hk, sc in next 2 ch, sk next 2 ch, sc in next 3 ch, 3 sc in next ch, sc in next 3 ch, sk 2 ch, sc in next 3 ch, turn (15 sc) 
 

Note: work Row 2 and all subsequent rows in back loop only (BLO) 
 

Row 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in BLO of first sc, sc in BLO of next sc, sk 2 sc, sc in BLO of next 3 sc, 3 sc in BLO of next sc, sc in BLO of next 3 sc, sk 2 sc, sc in BLO of next sc, 2 sc in BLO of last sc, turn (15 sc) 
 

For headband: 

Rep Row 2 until piece measures approx. 3” less than desired total length (approx. 20” - piece will stretch to fit up to 23” head circumference.) 

Fold piece with right sides together so that foundation row meets last row worked. Working through both thicknesses to form seam, ch 1, sl st in ea st across.  Fasten off and weave in all tails. Turn piece right side out to wear as headband. 
 

For wrist cuff: 

Rep Row 2 until piece measures approx. 2” less than desired total length

(approx. 4.5” – piece will stretch to fit up to 6.5” wrist circumference.) At end of last row, fasten off. 
 

Turn piece upside down to work along opposite side of foundation chain and attach yarn to first stitch. 

Button loop row: 
 

Ch 1, sc in ea st to center of first “point”, ch 3 (for button loop), sl st in same point, sc in ea st to center of second “point”, ch 3 (for button loop), sl st in same point, sc to end of row. Fasten off and weave in tails. 
 

Sew 2 buttons to other end of piece opposite button loops. 

Fasten buttons through buttonhole loops to wear as wrist cuff. 

Make second cuff to match. 

For scarf: 

Rep Row 2 until piece measures approximately 55”, or to desired length.  Fasten off and weave in tails. 
 

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For personal or charity use only. Do not duplicate pattern for commercial purposes. 
 

 

 

 
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