Satisfy your sweet tooth with with these food-inspired knitting patterns— all of the fun and none of the calories!
How to Knit a Scarf That is Sinfully Sweet
Plum Pudding Christmas Scarf – Let’s start this list off with a holiday treat you don’t want to miss. Featuring traditional Christmas colors with the popular plum pudding knitted into the bottom, this is one easy knitting pattern you simply have to cast on in time for the holidays.
Butter Cookie Scarf – Just like grandma used to make, the Butter Cookie Scarf is yet another sweet treat that gains more popularity as the holidays come around. This winter knit is finished off with cinched ends to give this knitted scarf pattern quite the unique look.
Candy Apple Scarf – It’s not winter just yet! Enjoy the rest of apple season with this fashionable fall knitted scarf.
Strawberry Jam Neck Wrap – This delightful knitted scarf is the easy knit it won’t take you long to finish. Knit with bulky weight yarn and large needles, this bold and beautiful knit is sure to make any outfit pop!
Chocolate Cake Cowl – Now, you can have your cake and eat it too! This fluffy knitted cowl is just as filling as its namesake and will definitely keep you warm during the cooler days to come.
One Skein Strawberries and Cream Cowl – Only one skein, this delicious combo is one you definitely need to cast on today. This knit scarf pattern features the beautiful Flemish block lace you have to try out for yourself.
Skittles Scarf – Now you can not only taste the rainbow but also wear the rainbow. This beautiful scarf incorporates all of the colors of your favorite little candies in an easy knit scarf pattern. Just use self-patterning yarn for a wonderfully unique you’ll love wearing over and over.
Delicious Knit Hat Patterns You’ll Love
Tiny Candy Cane Stocking Cap – Are you really in the holiday spirit this year? Cast on this lovely baby knit hat pattern that will keep Santa’s littlest helper warm and cozy this winter.
Ice Cream Sundae Hat – Enjoy your favorite sweet treat without the guilt! The bit of colorwork used to incorporate the differently colored yarns is reminiscent of a real ice cream sundae.
Simple Vanilla Hat – This easy knit hat pattern is good for knitters of all skill levels looking for a quick and easy knitting project to cast on today.
Comfy Cotton Candy Hat – Cotton candy! Get your cotton candy here! Reminiscent of everyone’s favorite carnival treat, this hat knitting pattern is perfect for beginner knitters looking to learn how to knit a hat they’ll be proud to wear.
Gumdrop Beanie – If all the raindrops were lemon drops and gumdrops, oh what a rain that would be. This knitted hat features a gorgeous stitch that gives it a unique look you’ve never seen!
Sweet Peach Tasseled Hat – Sweeter than a Georgia peach, this adorable knit hat is perfect for baby. A good project for knitters of every skill level, this easy knitting pattern is the whimsical cold weather knit you’ll love knitting up again and again.
More Food-Inspired Knitting Patterns
There’s more to knits inspired by food than just scarves and hats. Check out these other free knitting patterns. You’re sure to find something delicious to cast on today.
Cookie Jar Dishcloth
Oats and Honeycomb Cabled Pullover
Candy Cane Sweater
Pineapple Knit Afghan
Peaches ‘n Cream Lacy Shawlette
Sweet Tart Hand Warmers
Chocolate Layer Cake Afghan
Gumdrop Arm Warmers
Layer Cake Pullover
If you had to create your own food-inspired knit, what would it be?