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.

Seaweed Wrap

Beginner/Intermediate. A quick knit shawl for toddlers and young kids.

Simple Shawl

Beginner. A nice and drapey shawl.

Tara Shawl

Beginner.

Gauge: 12.0 stitches per inch or 48.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Ventura Wrap

Intermediate.

Hourglass Wrap

Beginner.

Gauge: 1.75 stitches per inch or 7.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Felted Piano Scarf

Beginner/Intermediate. This pretty scarf has a one edge in a solid color; the other edige is made in short rows so it is striped and ruffled.

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

Wizard Scarf #1

Beginner.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Zeta Shawl

Intermediate.

Gauge: 6.0 stitches per inch or 24.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Clapotis

Intermediate.

Gauge: 4.75 stitches per inch or 19.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Cozy Scarf

Intermediate.

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

Variation on a Frill

Intermediate.

Gauge: 0.75 stitches per inch or 3.0 stitches per 4 inches.

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Deco-Ribbon Scarf

Beginner.

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Vegan Fox

Intermediate.

Gauge: 1.75 stitches per inch or 7.0 stitches per 4 inches.

Tri-aran-angle Shawl

Intermediate.

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

Leaves and Waves Scarf

Intermediate/Advanced.

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

Irish Hiking Scarf

Intermediate.

Little Leaf Lace Scarf

Intermediate.

Gauge: 5.0 stitches per inch or 20.0 stitches per 4 inches.

The Martha Scarf

Intermediate.

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

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