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Earwarmer Headband Knitting Patterns

by | Oct 9, 2016 | Accessories, Featured, Hats

Knitting Patterns for Ear Warmer Headbands

These ear warmer headband knitting patterns offer coverage and coziness to keep out the chill while keeping your style.

To get the knitting patterns, scroll down the page to the individual pattern you want and click on the link to that pattern.

These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.

All links on this site are for informational purposes, but please note that some links are to affiliate sellers that pay me a small commission on purchases.

Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Winter Blues Earwarmer

Winter Blues Earwarmer

This headband is knit flat and gathered turban style with a band. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by  Mary Del Rio. Rated easy by Ravelrers

Free Knitting Pattern for Cablerimetry Headband

Cablerimetry Headband

This earwarmer features a cable panel across the top and ribbed sides shaped using short rows. Designed by by Meg White. Pictured project by sew42mom

Free Knitting Pattern for Bike Helmet Ear Muffs

Bike Helmet Ear Muffs

Easy knitting pattern to create ear warmers that slip over the straps of a bike helmet and stay in place to protect your ears in cooler weather. Designed by Kristin Briney

Free Knitting Pattern for Fun Floral Headband and Mitts

Fun Floral Headband and Mitts

Matching lace headband and fingerless mitts with optional flower. Designed by Susie Bonell for Cascade Yarns.

Free Knitting Pattern for Sporty Headband

Sporty Headband

Grace Alexander’s easy earwarmer is knit in ribbing to adjust to your head size and is easily customizable to your favorite team colors.

Free Knitting Pattern for Quinoa Headband

Quinoa Headband

Super bulky multi-color yarn make this an easy, yet stunning, ear warmer by Allison Green for Berroco.

Free Knitting for Macaron Headband

Macaron Headband

Lace earwarmer from Berroco.

Free Knitting Pattern for Fitness Headband

Fitness Headband / Earwarmer with Ponytail Hole

This ribbed earwarmer by Lynne Lounsbury features a ponytail hole at the back as extra protection for neck and ears created with short rows. Pictured project by purrminn

Free Knitting Pattern for Criss Cross Cable Headband

Criss Cross Cable Headband

Mari Doroud’s easy earwarmer features an all-over cable headband.

Free Knitting Pattern for Intertwining Diamonds Headband

Intertwining Diamonds Cabled Ear Warmer

This cozy cable headband from Demi Knits features cables the form diamond shapes.

Free Knitting Pattern for Anthro-Style Plaited Head Wrap

Anthro-Style Plaited Head Wrap

Melynda Bernardi’s easy pattern is inspired by an Anthropologie design from fall 2010.

Free Knitting Pattern for Calisson Headband

Calisson Headband

This earwarmer from Berroco features a large cushy cable.

Free Knitting Pattern for Julias Cabled Headband

Julia’s Cabled Headband

Paulina’s earwarmer features three cables.

Free Knitting Pattern for Button Up Headband

Button Up Headband

Nancy Anderson’s earwarmer is fastened with buttons so you can get the size you want.

Free Knitting for Two-Hour Turban

Two-Hour Turban

Signe Marie Richter’s turban-style headband is a fast knit in super bulky yarn with a stitch pattern that shows off multi-color yarn. Pictured project by jesutton

Free Knitting Pattern for Double Layer Cable Headband

Double Layer Cable Headband

This earwarmer from ABC Knitting Patterns is double layered for extra warm and knit sideways to make it easy to customize the fit.

Free knitting pattern for Baseball Hat Ear Warmer

© CraftyDeb

Ear Warmer for Baseball Hat

The brim of your baseball hat fits through the slit in Susan Snyder’s ear warmer design to keep your ears warm when you’re wearing your favorite hat. Other designers have adapted for riding helmets and driving caps.

Free Knitting Pattern for Mock Cable Ear Warmer

Ribbed Ear Warmer

Kate Morgan’s headband features ribbing and faux cables in a pattern that takes less than half a skein of the recommended yarn. Pictured project by crazyartfarm

Free Knitting Pattern for Whistler Head Band

Whistler Headband

Kira Jessup’s easy ear warmer features an easy textured stitch that shows off multi-colored yarn.

Free Knitting Pattern for Profiteroles Headband

Profiteroles Headband

This easy headband is a quick knit in super bulky yarn.

Free Knitting Pattern for Clafouts Headband

Clafoutis Headband

A simple cable pattern creates a textured stitch in this  earwarmer from Berroco.

Patterns for Purchase

Knitting Pattern for Veronya Warmer Headband

Veronya Warmer

Versatile headband in adult, child, and toddler sizes can be worn with button in back or in front, and can even be worn as a cowl.

Knitting Patterns for 4 Earwarmer Headbands

Four Headbands

All four headbands knit up in super quick time – super bulky yarn on big needles.

Knitting Pattern for Chevron Lace Headband

Chevron Lace Headband

Quick and easy ear warmer with fun lace pattern.

Knitting Pattern for Daisy Daisy Headband

Daisy Daisy Headband

This earwarmer featuring a floral motif comes in three sizes, from child to adult.

Knitting Pattern for Dasha Headband

Dasha Headband

Stylish cabled earwarmer knit with one skein of worsted yarn.

Knitting Pattern for Leaf Motif Headband

Leaf Motif Headband

This earwarmer features a leaf lace pattern knit in the round.

Knitting Pattern for Ostia Ear Warmer and Hat

Ostia Ear Warmer and Hat

This cable and eyelet headband comes with a matching hat pattern.

Knitting Pattern for Lady Lindy Headband

Lady Lindy Headband

Vintage-inspired headband with directional detail.

Knitting Pattern for Lacefield Headband

Lacefield Headband

Easy to remember lace pattern adds pretty texture but still keeps your ears toasty. Matching mitts available.

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Terry Matz

meTerry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!

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