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Fun Knitting Patterns: 38 Food-Inspired Knitting Projects

Free knitting patterns that look good enough to eat!

By: Christy Thomas, Editor,
Food-Inspired Knitting Projects

We’ve all seen cooking shows where beautiful food creations burst out of the kitchen and into our living room. Why not do the same thing with knitting patterns? This collection of Fun Knitting Patterns: 38 Food-Inspired Knitting Projects gives you everything you need to make food-inspired wearable patterns for all of your friends. You can make all sorts of projects, from fruits to vegetables to desserts to candy. Even if you’re not the best in the kitchen, you can be great at these fun knitting patterns.

This collection includes patterns for all ages, from the tiniest baby on up. Each pattern plays on a different food, allowing you to choose which one is your favorite to make. Hats and scarves and socks and slippers—you’ll be set! Be sure to have snacks on hand while knitting these patterns because your stomach will be growling. Knit up these projects for your family, or give them as a gift to a friend.

Baby Hat Patterns

Beginner Pumpkin Baby Hat

Looking for a super sweet gift for the little ones in your life? Look no further than these food-inspired baby hat patterns. Baby will be both amazingly adorable and toasty warm in new, cozy food hats. While they may not be eating candy canes and other tasty treats yet, they can still look as sweet. Maybe you will even predict their favorite snack! With some of the patterns using thick yarn and others thin, these projects will flow off your needles and into a gift bag. You’ll want to gobble up these cute patterns.

Knit Hat Patterns with Baby, Toddler, and Kid Sizes

Ice Cream Baby Hat

There is very little cuter than kids in themed hats, which is why you should make these hats food-inspired hats for everyone you know. These patterns include instructions for baby, toddler, and kid sizes, allowing you to make these hats for all ages. Or you could make them for each of your kids and get a fun family photo! Find your favorite food and start knitting.

Adult Knit Hat Patterns

Cake Sprinkles Beanie

So you really love dessert… Express your undying love by knitting up one of these food-inspired patterns! You can wear these hats for all occasions, and everyone will admire your style and taste. These patterns play on the food’s color, so pick your favorite and get lost in the delicious hues of dessert.

Knit Scarf Patterns

Gorgeous Grape Knit Cowl

It’s always good to have a scarf on hand when the days get a little chilly, and what could be better than a scarf in the color of your favorite food? These patterns will lead the way!

Knit Slipper and Sock Patterns

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Slippers

Show these food-inspired socks and slippers to everyone you know, or keep the secret of your fun socks inside your shoes—either way, these patterns will bring a smile to your face!

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