Better Bows-a knitted hair bow
A couple of odd balls of Colorado Grinasco and Jaeger silk 4-ply inspired the samples here, but you can substitute any fingering or sports weight yarn to make a bow that you’ll like. Sleek or fuzzy, your yarn choice can reflect your mood or taste.
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
With Fingering weight yarn for a 3 inch barrette:
28 sts/28 rows=4” in stockinette stitch
With Sports weight yarn for a 4 inch barrette:
25sts/30 rows = 4” in stockinette stitch