How many stitches do you need for a headband?
Usually you will use 13 stitches to create your headband. If you use a different number of stitches then you will have to readjust your headband rows to suit. You can use whichever cast on method your prefer for this project. Good beginner cast on methods include the long tail cast on and backwards loop cast on.
How many inches should a knitted hat be?
That’s the length you’ll need. Most average adult hat lengths will be around 16 inches and large adult hat lengths will be around 18 inches.