Easy Ear Warmer Crochet Pattern for Beginners
Are you looking to make a quick headband pattern? This one is it!
Make this easy crochet ear warmer pattern today in no time at all using bulky yarn & this free crochet pattern!
Do you want to crochet more headbands? Use the reader’s favorite chained headband or the knotted headband for a quick make!
I hope you enjoy this beginner-friendly pattern and…
This Moonlight Simple Ear Warmer Crochet Pattern Works up Fast!
I promise this ear warmer will be a quick go-to crochet project when you need to stay cozy especially if you are like me and need to keep warm in these frigid PA temperatures!
If you are ready to stay warm, then read on down for the full, FREE crochet ear warmer pattern.
The Yarn That’s Perfect for This Pattern.
A couple of weeks ago while yarn shopping at Michaels I found the prettiest yarn from Lion Brand called Moonlight which is part of the Thick & Quick yarn line. I was instantly drawn to the colors!
Check out the yarn below and let me know what you think.
This colorway is becoming one of my favorites (behind Hudson Bay, of course) because of its self-striping blue, gray, white, and light brown subtle hues.
After debating, I decided to call this pattern the “Moonlight Ear Warmer” since it reminds me of a moonlit night sky. Do you see it too?
Check Headband Gauge for Proper Fit
Once you start this pattern, I would suggest checking your gauge to make sure you get the proper fit. If you do need to make it bigger or smaller, use a starting chain in a multiple of two to change the size of the headband.
Let’s Get Crocheting the Headband!
Ready to get started? Read on down to find the easy crochet warmer pattern and after you are done making this one I suggest taking a look at this crochet ear warmer pattern too!
Happy Crocheting Friends! 🙂
Easy Ear Warmer Crochet Pattern
Skill Level: Easy
- Size 10 MM crochet hook
- Less than 1 skein of Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick in Moonlight or less than 87 yards of any super bulky 6 yarn
- Yarn needle
- sc = single crochet
- sl st = slip stitch
- hdc = half double crochet
- st = stitch
- sk = skip
- bl = back loops
- ch = chain
- 3 stitches for every 2 inches
- If the gauge is not followed the headband will turn out the wrong size
- Finished Size as written – 21.5″ circumference & 6″ height
- Fits most teen to adult women
- To adjust size ch a multiple of 2
- sl st’s and ch’s do not count as sts
- Add to Ravelry – “Here”
- Written in standard US terms
Round 1: Ch 32, sl st to the first ch to form a circle making sure not twist your chain. (32)
Round 2: Ch 1, sk first ch from previous round, hdc & sc in next ch, * sk a ch, hdc & sc in next ch repeat from * ending with a hdc & sc in last st, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Round 3: Ch 1, hdc & sc in first st, sk next st, * hdc & sc in next st, sk next st, repeat from * ending with 1 sk st, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Round 4: Ch 1, working in the bl for entire round sk in first st, hdc & sc in next st, sk next st, * hdc & sc in next st, sk next st, repeat from * ending with 1 sk st, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Round 5: Ch 1, in first st hdc & sc, sk next st, * hdc & sc in next st, sk next st, repeat from * around ending with 1 sk st, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Round 6: Ch 1, working in the bl for entire round sk first st, hdc & sc in next st, sk next st, hdc & sc in next st, repeat from * around ending with hdc & sc in last st, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Round 7: Ch 1, hdc in first st, hdc in every st around, sl st to top of the first hdc. (32)
Finishing: Leave an 8″ piece of yarn after fastening off, wrap around the seam of the ear warmer and finish by weaving in ends throughout ear warmer securely.
Quick & Easy to Make
You are done! See how simple it was to make? I hope you enjoyed this quick and easy crochet ear warmer pattern, and as always thank you for stopping by!
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This is an excellent easy quick pattern. I did an additional round of slip stitches for the end round to make both sides more even size and left a longer tail for a bigger knot on the cinch. Thanks for the pattern!
I am so glad you liked this ear warmer pattern Courtney! Good idea about the slip stitches to give it more of a finished look. 🙂 Have a great week!
I just made my first one and had to make more chains so it would fit my head and I have a pretty small head. Also when I was done mine only measured 3.5″ high. Is anyone else having this issue or know what I may have done wrong?
How many stitches do you have for every 2″ of your headband? It should be approximately 3 stitches for every 2 inches. Also if you are working with a different yarn that can change the finished size too.
Thnks so much for this very easy pattern. I put buttons on the ones i made. I made 7 n no time. I`m fairly new to crocheting and the easier the better. I`m teaching myself to read patterns. That is something i was never taught. My mom tryed to teach me to crochet but now that i`m older i have more patience and friends to help me when i dont understand the pattern. Thnks for the pattern and will be looking forward to more patterns to come.
You are welcome Patti! I am glad you liked the pattern! <3
Thanks Krista for the pattern. Love it! I haven’t tried that yarn yet. Looking forward to my next trip to the yarn store!!!
You are welcome Rosalie! I’m glad you love it!
EEEEEEK! Thanks for posting this!! Can’t wait to whip some up for next winter!!
Pretty, pretty, pretty! Thank you so much for this terrific pattern that is easy and quick so I can make one for all the women in my family! I will then string together any leftover yarn for a wild and funky one for myself!