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.

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Wisp Scarf

Beginner.

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Lost in Transit Scarf

Intermediate.

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Klein Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. Here's another geeky one.This pattern is made up algorithmically, it's a repeating pattern of 4 stitches x 4 stitches with knits and purls randomly assigned.

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Genevieve Scarf

Intermediate.

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Feather & Fan Scarf

Intermediate.

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Lengthwise Scarf

Beginner. Even if you are a beginner, you can knit this fabulous scarf!

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Irish Shepherd Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

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Gypsy Scarf

Beginner.

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Fishtail Lace Scarf

Intermediate.

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Easy Leaves Scarf

Intermediate.

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Curly Wrap Scarf

Beginner.

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Candy Stripe Scarf

Beginner.

Chakna Scarf

Intermediate.

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Anne Shirley Scarf

Intermediate.

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Spike Scarf

Intermediate. If you enjoy mitered knitting but want a different look for your next mitered project, try this scarf.

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Pleated Pattern Scarf

Intermediate.

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Checkerboard Lace Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. This scarf pattern made up of just basic yarn overs, knit two togethers and slip slip knits.

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Anthropologie-Inspired Bobble Cable Ascot

Intermediate.

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

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Ava Elongated Scarf

Intermediate.

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Lotus Stitch Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

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Kumara Scarf

Intermediate.

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Green Loop Scarf

Intermediate.

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Fiery Dragon Scarf

Intermediate.

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Groove Scarf

Intermediate. Stripes and cabled slipped stitches add a punch of graphic sophistication to this stylish scarf.

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Detective's Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. A good scarf for a man.

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Compassion Scarf

Intermediate. Here is a reversible cable pattern that looks wonderful from either side.

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Checker Picots Scarf

Intermediate.

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Blue Basketweave Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate.

There's 186 Scarves patterns. Use the links below to view more:

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