Can you believe that it’s Christmas this Friday? I’m filled with my usual yearly mixture of excitement and panic – excitement about seeing my family and friends, of course, and panic because I still have people left to buy for on my shopping list. Fortunately, there are plenty of last-minute DIY Christmas gifts out there, and if you’ve got a way with knitting needles, it’s super easy to work up a knit scarf pattern or a cowl in no time at all! Here’s a list of 20 knit scarf and cowl patterns, each of which can be done in a matter of hours – so even if you wait until Santa’s on his way, you can still finish all your gifts before Christmas morning.
Knit Scarf and Cowl Patterns
It’s going to be cold for the next few months, so this time of year you can’t go wrong with a DIY knit cowl or scarf. Whether it be man, woman, or child you’re gifting for, they’ll appreciate the gift of not freezing whenever they go outside!
- Two Hour Cowl
- Eleventh Hour Scarf
- Bold Beginner Scarf
- Thick ‘n Quick Infinity Scarf
- Quick Beginner’s Cowl
- Beginner’s Net Scarf
- Cranberry Button Scarf
- Ribbed Lace Scarf
- Two Hours or Less Scarf
- Rustic Weave Scarf
Arm Knit Patterns
Even if you’ve no skill with a pair of knitting needles, that doesn’t mean you have to sit on the sidelines. Arm knitting is a super quick and easy way to whip up a scarf or cowl in no time at all! Give it a shot – it’s easy to master, and you can work up these awesome patterns for everyone on your list.
- Arm Knit Infinity Scarf
- Magic Arm Knit Cowl
- DIY Arm Knit Infinity Scarf
- 30 Minute Infinity Scarf
- Arm Knit Chunky Cowl
- 30 Minute Arm Knit Fringe Scarf
- 15 Minute Arm Knit Infinity Scarf
- Speedy Infinity Scarf
- Elegant Arm Knit Scarf
- Eggplant and Orchid Cowl
How many gifts do you have left on your list?
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