Dragon's Breath £3.75

A mosaic headband with i-cord edging and a dragon’s eye pattern.

Dragon’s breath is a vibrant red flower that grows in woodland, beneath the trees. It has stunning fiery red foliage and survives in cold Northern drought conditions, preferring shorter days with low light.

Dragon's Breath is a pattern from the Winter Blooms book


One size

40.5 cm (16 in) circumference and 11 cm (4.25 in) deep (unstretched)


4ply weight yarn

Colinette Jitterbug (100% Merino wool, 366 m / 400 yds in 100g) in colour ways:

  • New Storm (MC)
  • Morello Mash (CC)

One skein of each

Needles & Notions:

3.25 mm (US 3) needles for small diameter circular knitting and i-cord

1 stitch marker

3.5 mm (US E/4) crochet hook (for Provisional cast-on)


28 sts x 62 rows in 10 cm x 10 cm (4 in x 4 in) measured over mosaic pattern

Skills required:

Knit and purl stitches

Following a colourwork chart

Casting on and off

Knitting in the round

Pattern information:

Originally published September 2018.

Current version: Dragon's Breath_v1.0.pdf

PDF file size: 1.1MB

Blog post with more information can be found here

Technical Editor: Gwen Wagner-Adair

Model: Freyja Boycott-Garnett

Photography: Aldersign


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