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7 Free Knitting Patterns for Homemade Halloween Costumes and Easy Decorating Ideas
Make your own handmade Halloween costume in your version of this popular costume. This Despicable Me Minion Hat is the perfect way to top off your Minion costume. This adorable knit looks just like one of Gru's funny little Minions. Knit this version to keep warm while trick-or-treating. Everyone will be trying to dress as those yellow Minions this year. Make your costume stand out from the crowd with this personalized knit hat. This pattern is so quick and simple that you could even knit it while watching the movie.
Get ready for Halloween by knitting up some adorable pumpkin projects. In 10 Knitted Pumpkin Patterns Free Patterns for You to Make this Halloween, you will find a variety of patterns to add to your growing collection of autumn decor. Even if knitting for Halloween isn't your thing, knitting pumpkin patterns is surprisingly rewarding - and addictive. Just think about it once you complete a project, not only will you have complete bragging rights (you did make it yourself, after all), but you'll also have a nice fall decoration that can be used again and again. Unfortunately, you won't be able to roast any of the seeds from the knit pumpkin patterns (note real pumpkins aren't quite as fuzzy as knit ones). But unlike a real pumpkin, you won't have to worry about it going rotten. That seems like a pretty fair trade off to me.
Your child will love this simple knit scarf pattern for Halloween. This Little Fox Scarf is perfect for any budding fashionista. Your smart, quick witted little girl would love to wear this fox scarf. You'll love knitting this sharp pattern. This cute fox scarf is perfect for the animal lover in your family. She'll love having her foxy friend as a constant, cozy companion. Help your little girl stay warm and witty while trick-or-treating with this adorable knit scarf pattern. This lovely scarf is sure to become her favorite Halloween costume.
Add some spook to your sweets this Halloween with the Spooky Treat Bags. This ghoulish knitted bowl pattern features three different versions to choose from a scary spider motif, cute candy corn stripes, and a grinning green monster face. These Spooky Treat Bags are a fun way to work some Halloween knitting into your day. Fill them with candy or tiny treats for a haunting Halloween decoration.
Whip up some Halloween spirit in a flash with the Candy Corn Dishcloth. This seed stitch knit dishcloth pattern is the ideal Halloween decoration idea because it's both festive and practical! Display your favorite spooky side dish with this cute Halloween knitting pattern. The Candy Corn Dishcloth is ideal for novice knitters who would like to add some haunting decor to their own monster mash.
This knit pumpkin pattern is perfect for all of your autumn celebrations. Use this Knitted Pumpkin to decorate your home for the fall season. Set this plump pumpkin next to the candy bowl as a cute Halloween decoration. Place it at the center of your table for festive Thanksgiving day decor. Bring in rich fall colors with this orange and brown knit. You could knit a whole pumpkin patch with this easy knitting pattern. Use this cute little knit to decorate for all of the autumn holidays.
Knit this adorable DIY Baby Halloween Costume to keep your little pumpkin warm during his or her first Halloween. This adorable Pumpkin Baby Set makes the perfect first Halloween costume for your child. Donning a matching hat, booties, and gloves, your little one will stay cozy in these cute knits. With an orange onesie, this charming set will turn your wee one into the perfect pumpkin. Knit this simple ensemble in a snap. Your newborn will look positively sweet in this precious knitting set.
Trick or treating isn't just for kids. Make sure Fido looks the part this Halloween in the scary Pirate Dog Sweater! This festive dog sweater pattern is the perfect homemade Halloween costume for your K9 companion. This simple stockinette stitch sweater features a skull and cross bones motif for your festive pup. With sizing options from extra small to large, Yorkshire Terriers and Golden Retrievers alike will have the option to don this festive homemade Halloween costume.
This homemade Halloween costume will put some Halloween spirit in your bones! This Spooky Skeleton Sweater is the perfect Halloween knit. Your child will love this wearing this scare-tastic pullover sweater. Wear this sweater all October long to stay cozy and warm during those chilly autumn nights. Combine this sweater with the matching Skeleton Mittens for the perfect handmade Halloween costume. Have your little tike be the envy of the neighborhood trick-or-treaters. Go beyond your basic skeleton costume by knitting this comfy set with glow-in-the-dark yarn!
This sweet little hat and mittens set is the perfect DIY baby Halloween costume. Baby's First Panda Costume is perfect for letting your little one join in on the festivities while keeping him nice and warm all night long. This homemade Halloween costume is a great project for the intermediate knitter. This year, trick-or-treat with the family with a tiny little panda strapped to your back.