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Walking in a Winter Wonderland: 25 Snow Inspired Free Knitting Patterns

These winter knitting patterns are a great way to ward off the cold and stay cozy while you partake in your favorite hobby.

By: Samantha McVeigh, Editor,
Walking in a Winter Wonderland 25 Snow Inspired Free Knitting Patterns

There's something about the first snowfall of winter that reminds you of magic. Perhaps it's nostalgia, reminiscing about sledding and snow days. Maybe it's the anticipation of the holidays. Or maybe it is simply the fact you are not sick of blizzards and shoveling at that point. Whatever the reason, there is something special about November and December snow that reminds you why you can't live anywhere without it.

Of course, the first snowfall is a great excuse to break out your knitting needles because it means it's time to pull out the hat knitting patterns and scarf knitting patterns and the holiday decorations. So, to celebrate the first snow fall in our favorite way, we've created Walking in a Winter Wonderland: 25 Snow Inspired Free Knitting Patterns to fulfill all your winter knitting desires.

Whether you are looking for homemade Christmas gift ideas or simply love snowman crafts, we have several free knitting patterns you are going to adore. Show off your expertise with these charming free Christmas knitting patterns. No matter what your skill level, you will enjoy making these gorgeous, warm, and fun projects, and you'll have even more fun showing them off to friends and family over the holiday season.

Whether your preference is for classic and elegant wearable knits, or for cute and cuddly holiday DIY home decorations, you are sure to find something exactly to your taste in this compilation.

Shawl and Cowl Knitting Patterns

Snowbound Cable Knit Cowl

No winter wardrobe is complete without a warm cowl to keep you classy and cozy.

We've collected our favorite knit shawl patterns and cowl knitting patterns so that you can stay nice and toasty this holiday season while you drink your hot chocolate and spend time with your loved ones.

Hat Knitting Patterns

Simple Snowball Beanie

You can never have too many cute and cozy hats. Whether you want to learn how to knit a beanie full of snowflakes or how to knit a hat that is beautiful enough to make up for the hat-hair, we have several hat knitting patterns here you're going to love.

So go out and enjoy the snowball fights, winter evening walks downtown, and caroling with these amazing knit hats!

Snowflake Sweater Patterns

Falling Snowflakes Sweater

If we're going to write about knitting patterns inspired by snow, then we should probably include some with snowflakes.

These stunning knit sweater patterns are sure to be a hit at any holiday party, or even for lounging around in January and February. You'll want to get started on your soon-to-be-favorite sweater today.

Knit Snowman Patterns

Adorable Knitted Snowman Family

One of everyone's favorite snow day memories is building a snowman with your friends or family. Bring the excitement of childhood play into your home with these fantastic snowmen crafts.

From gift card holders to warm afghans, these projects are fantastic Christmas gift ideas to show someone how much you care.

What's your favorite winter knitting pattern?

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It is snowing again - has been for twelve hours, so these patterns are totally appropriate. Thank you - and more cowls LOL I guess I shall have to put away the microphones and recording equipment and the cameras and forget about work while I knit


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