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36 Easy Knitting Patterns with Food Inspired Names

By: Jeanette Benoit, Editor for

There's a lot more to these projects than their clever names, trust us! Take a look at these 36 Easy Knitting Patterns with Food Inspired Names for some truly unique inspiration. The knitting world joins the food world with these food-inspired knitting patterns featured below. Between cowl neck scarves to waffle knit dish cloths, these easy knitting patterns are truly one-of-a-kind. You'll love making these sweaters, hats, and other free easy knitting patterns so much, you may even be inspired to cook dinner or make a tasty snack when you're done! As if knitting wasn't already a fun hobby, things just got a lot more exiting with these food-inspired patterns. Check them all out below for some great ideas on accessorizing not only your closet, but your home, as well. 


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36 Easy Knitting Patterns with Food Inspired Names Table of Contents

Scarves and Cowls




Scarves and Cowls

Make knitting even more fun with these uniquely-named knitting patterns; food always makes everything more exciting! These adorable and fashionable scarves are sure to complete any outfit. Wrap them around your neck to stay cozy as you step outside. They are so cute, you could even wear them all day long for a fashionable fall accessory. With beautiful scarves like these, you will look and feel beautiful everywhere you go.

Strawberries and Cream Cowl90 Minute Wasabi Cowl

Reversible Milkshake Scarf

Pretty Plum Scarf

Strawberry Jam Neck Wrap

Honeycomb Scarf

Lemon Curd Scarf

Popcorn Scarf

Swiss Cheese Scarf

Waffle Cone Scarf

Potato Chip Scarf

Strawberries and Cream Cowl

Chocolate Cake Cowl







Keep your head warm as the temperatures drop with these easy knitting patterns for hats. Inspired by apples, candy, and other sweets, these hats will help keep your noggin toasty this winter. But beware, they may also make your belly growl! Kids and adults alike will get a kick out of these food-inspired easy knitting patterns. Make them for yourself, or give them as gifts to your friends! Hats are great accessories because not only do they add the perfect element of fashion to any outfit, but they serve an important purpose as well as they protect your head. These easy knitting patterns are so unique, you won't find anyone else wearing these hats! Stand out from the crowd with these funky food-inspired hats!

Lime Wedge HatApple Hat

Candy Twist Ribbed Hat

Cupcake Hat Pattern

Lemon Curd Slouch Hat

Lime Wedge Hat

Blueberry Crumble Beret

Ice Cream Sundae Hat

Cake Sprinkles Beanie

Gumdrop Beanie

Peppermint Patty Hat

Mocha Latte Hat

Orange Sherbet Hat





Don't fret if you're still hungry for more unique knitting patterns, food has inspired other items, too, such as afghans, socks, and mittens! Check out these miscellaneous food-inspired easy knitting patterns below for more great ideas. These miscellaneous accessories would even make great gifts not only for your fashion-forward friends, but your foodie friends, as well; everyone will surely get a kick out of wearing a pair of Oyster Mittens!

Pumpkin Spice ShrugFunnel Cake Afghan

Blueberry Waffle Socks

Waffle Knit Dish Cloth

Oyster Mittens

Mulled Wine Boot Cuffs

Vanilla Cotton Sweater

Cranberry Lace Cardigan

Berry Crumble Cardigan

Pumpkin Spice Shrug

Roasted Marshmallow Summer Sweater

Eggplant Arm Warmers

Cotton Candy Mittens




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Country Fair Funnel Cakes
Apples 'N Cinnamon Popcorn


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