Knit Ski Band
Knit this simple picot edge ski band.
- 1 3-ounce skein of 4-ply worsted weight yarn
- 11-inch number 6 circular knitting needle
- Tapestry needle
- Stitch marker (optional)
Directions are given for small size with medium and large following in parentheses.
Width measures 2 inches for all sizes; circumference for small is 16 inches, for medium 18 inches and for large 20 inches.
5 sts and 7 rows equal 1 inch
Loosely cast on 80 (90,100) sts. Place st marker at end of sts. Being careful not to twist stitches, join.
*Yo, K2 tog, repeat from * around.
Repeat Rnd 9.
With tapestry needle and a length of yarn, sew cast-on edge to bound-off edge being careful not to stretch the work out of shape.
This inside seam will be hidden when the ski band is worn. The two rows of yarn-over stitches form picot edges to give the ski band a decorative touch.