Free Knitting Patterns: Scarves

A scarf are probably one of the most popular knitting project. They are typically straight forward to knit and don't require seaming or careful attention to gauge. This makes them ideal first projects for beginning knitters. Below, you will find dozens for free knit scarf patterns, from simple stitch patterns to complex cable designs.

Blossoms1small

Falling Blossoms Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. While knitting the scarf, crochet flowers are added.

Rezn-w7gxds

Old Flames Scarf

Intermediate. Worsted yarn & #10 ndl. A 24-row patt repeat that is easy to follow. Works up quick! Use drapey yarn

Gauge: 3.0 stitches per inch or 12.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Simplecollection-tincanknits-wheat-03

Wheat

Beginner. A simple textured scarf, perfect for any beginner!

Gauge: 4.5 stitches per inch or 18.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Jeff_scarf1_medium

Jefferson Scarf

Beginner. EASY! Uses 10.5 ndl & approx 200 yds of worsted yarn. 2 simple pattern repeats make this a fast knit

Gauge: 4.25 stitches per inch or 17.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Mvc-001l

Definitely Diagonal Scarf

Beginner. Diagonal Ridges w/ rows of garter in between & then changing directions. #10 Ndl & worsted wt. EASY

Gauge: 3.5 stitches per inch or 14.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Mvc-012lb_medium2

Wiggle Lace Scarf

Beginner. Use 10.5 Ndls & worsted wt yarn. EZ 4 row pattern repeat. Both the very beginner & adv will enjoy.

Gauge: 3.5 stitches per inch or 14.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Mvc-009l_medium2

Gallatin Scarf

Beginner. Size 10.5 Ndls & worsted yarn. Works up quickly. Beginners & advanced alike with love making this!

Gauge: 4.0 stitches per inch or 16.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Women-cashmere-scarf-425

Lovely Leaf Lace Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. The stitches that create this beautiful and dimensional pattern are a simple combination of strategic yarn-overs and decreases.

Droploop

Drop Loop Scarf

Beginner.

Convoluted2

Convoluted Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. This lengthwise-knit scarf is a perfect first foray into mosaic colorwork. While having an appearance similar to fair-isle colorwork, mosaic knitting uses only one active color per row.

Mpc111500_113005.jpg.rendition.p

Checked Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

Img_2742

Bohemian Scarf

Beginner.

Untitled

Lettuce Leaf Scarf

Intermediate.

Gauge: 6.5 stitches per inch or 26.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Kayla

Kayla Scarf

Beginner.

279940261_deed272477_o

Herringbone Scarf

Beginner.

2874081186_85a8d478d4_o

Garden Trellis Scarf

Intermediate.

80838ada

Dusty Night Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

Gauge: 5.75 stitches per inch or 23.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Detail_photo_2

Dewey Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

Gauge: 5.5 stitches per inch or 22.0 stitches per 4 inches.

There's 198 Scarves patterns. Use the links below to view more:

1 3 5 6 7 8 9 10

The free knitting patterns linked to in directory are the property of the original pattern designer and are listed at KnittingHelp.com as a courtesy. Unless otherwise noted, KnittingHelp.com is not the designer or owner of these patterns. If you have a question regarding a pattern please try contacting the pattern designer. If you need assistance with a particular technique you may wish to ask other knitters in the KnittingHelp.com Forum.