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Assorted Movie and TV Knitting Patterns

by | Dec 18, 2015 | Movie and TV

Knitting patterns inspired by movies and tv including Wizard of Oz, Firefly, Amazing Spiderman, Big Lebowski, Futurama, Sherlock, Penelope, Coraline, and more

A grab bag of various knitting patterns inspired by movies and tv series. I have several other posts that focus on individual movies and tv shows. Please check out the Movies and TV menu above for knitting patterns for Harry Potter, Star Wars, and more.

The Star Trek romper pattern is now on a Star Trek Knitting Patterns page.

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

Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Cylon Centurion Hat

Cylon Centurion Hat

Earflap hat inspired by Battlestar Galactica designed by Thea Eschliman

Free knitting pattern for Shrek Hat

Shrek – Ogre My Ogre Hat

Gunilla Leavitt’s cute hat is a fast knit in bulky yarn.

Buffy the Vampire slayer knitting chart

Buffy the Vampire Slayer Chart

Free knitting chart by overmama of the Buffy logo.

Free knitting pattern for Gilmore Girls themed scarf

Gilmore Girls – The Road to Stars Hollow Scarf

Rebecca-Anne C Do Rozario’s double knit reversible scarf features your favorite Gilmore Girls motifs: Luke’s diner, a dragonfly for the wonderful Dragonfly Inn, a Lorelai coffee quote, an umbrella which might be for the Life and Death Brigade and might be for that time when they were working on Luke’s place and Jess gave Rory an umbrella with her breakfast, and, of course, poodles!

Free knitting pattern for Bender and more movie and tv knitting patterns


Elizabeth Jarvis’s Bender is worked in stocking stitch with some simple shaping.

Free knitting pattern for Dr Zoidberg and more movie and tv knitting patterns

Dr. Zoidberg

Kate Quinn designed this balaclava with tentacles and mittens with claws to bring this Futurama character to life.

Free knitting pattern for Firefly's Jayne Cobb hat and more move and tv knitting patterns

Jayne Cobb Hat

Dryope designed this Firefly-inspired earflap hat from the episode of “The message”

Free Knitting Pattern for Starbuck's Mandala Hat

Battlestar Galactica: Starbuck’s Mandala Hat

Stephanie Ivy Whiteside was inspired by the mandala on Starbuck’s wall in the Maelstrom episode of Battlestar Galactica to create this swirl beanie.

Free knitting pattern for Firefly toy

Serenity Firefly

Kelly Gardner designed this toy ship softie.

Free knitting pattern for Nerd Herd symbol from Chuck

Nerd Herd

Andrea “trooperschaf” re-created the Nerd Herd symbol from Chuck in a knitting chart that you can use for sweaters, pillows, blankets, and more.

Free Knitting Pattern for Sherlock Inspired Mitts - The Game Is On

Sherlock- Baker Street Wallpaper Mitts

Professor Fonz’s Sherlock-inspired The Game Is On fingerless mitts feature the wallpaper design in Sherlock’s flat in the Sherlock tv series. See below for more Sherlock Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Baker Street Wallpaper Hat

Sherlock- Baker Street Wallpaper Hat

Professor Fonz’s Death Frisbee earflap hat features the wallpaper design in Sherlock’s flat in the Sherlock tv series. See below for more Sherlock Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for Star Gate Hat

Stargate Hat

This SG Fair Isle hat by Carol Schoenfelder features glyphs from the tv series.

Free knitting pattern for Ruby Slipper Booties

Ruby Slipper Booties

Rain O’Brien designed these baby booties inspired by the Wicked Witch of the East. Size: 3-6 (6-9) months

Free Knitting Pattern for Anti-Possession Hat inspired by Supernatural

Supernatural Anti-Possession Hat

Ellen Hyde designed this reversible double-knit winter hat that incorporates the anti-possession symbol from the CW’s show Supernatural.

Free Knitting Pattern for Winchester Plaid Anti-Possession Mittens

Winchester Plaid Anti-Possession Mittens

Inspired by Supernatural, these mittens designed by Kat Lewinski sport a stylish plaid on top and anti-demonic possession protection on the palms.

Free Knitting Pattern for Meretricious Sweater inspired by John Watson's Christmas Jumper

Sherlock – John Watson’s Christmas Jumper

Professor Fonz’s Meretricious Sweater was inspired by John Watson’s Christmas sweater in A Scandal in Belgravia. The jumper’s fair-isle patterns from the original Icelandic sweater design. In adult and child sizes.

Free knitting pattern for Sherlock wallpaper pillow

Sherlock Wallpaper Pillow

YAndrea “Trooperschaf” designed this pillow after the wallpaper in Sherlock’s flat in the Sherlock tv series.

Free knitting pattern for slouchy Gwen Stacy hat and more movie and tv knitting paterns

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Gwen Stacy Hat

Hailey Knits’ bobble, cable, and lace hat was inspired by the hat Gwen Stacy wore in the Amazing Spiderman movie. Slouchy and shorter styles available.

Free Knitting Pattern for I'm the Dude Jacket and more knitting patterns for men

I’m the Dude Jacket

Yarnspirations’ jacket inspired by The Big Lebowski features a fair isle pattern. Sizes from XS through 5XL.

Free knitting pattern for Coraline gloves

Coraline Gloves

Tika Belle created this people-sized version of the amazing gloves designed by Althea Crome for the film version of Neil Gaiman’s Coraline.

Free knitting pattern for Lars and the Real Girl Blanket and more knitting patterns from movie and tv

Lars and the Real Girl Blanket

Tanis Gray & Louisa Demmitt designed this baby blanket after the blanket that Lars’ mother knit for him as a child. With his mother long gone and having lost her at a young age, Lars clings to this blanket like any small kid would – it’s more or less the only link he has to his mom.

Free knitting pattern for Strong Arm Cushion

Popeye Strong Arm Cushion

Joo-young Yoon designed this arm shaped cushion complete with anchor that reminds me of Popeye.

Free knitting pattern for Three Eyed Fish Hat and more movie and tv knitting patterns

Three Eyed Fish Hat

Thora Bey designed this hat inspired by the Simpsons mutant.

Free knitting pattern for Penelope Cobblestone Scarf and more colorful scarf knitting patterns

Penelope Cobblestone Scarf

Jennifer Moretti’s design was inspired by the 2006 movie Penelope starring Christina Ricci and James McAvoy. Size: 8 inches wide and just over 60 inches long. Includes a photo tutorial for the Cobblestone stitch.


Patterns for Purchase

Knitting Pattern for Stranger Things Cowl

Stranger Things Cowl

This colorwork cowl features an alphabet lined up with a string of Christmas lights. Use duplicate stitch with scraps of brightly colored yarn to light up whichever letters you choose! Designed by Mary Annarella

Knitting Pattern for Baby Groot

Baby Groot

Toy softie inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy measures approximately 17.5cm (7 inches) tall.

Knitting Pattern for Twin Peaks Damn Fine Mittens

Twin Peaks Damn Fine Mittens

Ready for some damn fine pie and coffee and the revival of Twin Peaks? Knit these mittens while you watch.

Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits 2014

Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits 2014

A group of outstanding knitwear designers have used the magnificent PBS series Downton Abbey as the inspiration for twenty-five projects imbued with the spirit of the show and its setting yet perfect for life in the twenty-first century.


Unofficial Downton Abbey Knits 2013

Enjoy 26 knitting patterns inspired by the lavish sets and styling of the hugely popular television series, which tells the story of the Grantham clan and their servants at England’s Downton Abbey. Projects include knitted lace cardigans, socks, knitting for the troops and more!

Knitting Pattern for Baymax Toy from Big Hero 6

Baymax Toy from Big Hero

The finished toy measures 28cms (11inches). The designer says it’s very easy to make and suitable for beginners.

Knitting pattern for Sad toy doll from Inside Out

Sad from Inside Out

Toy softie about 14 inches (36cm) tall. Sad hat and Joy doll patterns are also available. Bing Bong also available and pictured below.

Knitting pattern for Bing Bong imaginary friend from Inside Out

Bing Bong from Inside Out

Toy softie for Inside out “BING BONG” imaginary friend is easier than it looks. Measurements: about 11inc (28cm) tall.

Knitting pattern for Ludo from Labyrinth toy

Ludo from Labyrinth

Ludo, friend! Labyrinth has been an amazing move for generations and this is your chance to make one of its most lovable characters. The pattern is flat knit on two needles and requires some skills in sewing. The finished tpy is approximately 35cm tall.

Knitting pattern for Piano gloves - fingerless mitts inspired by the movie The Piano

Piano Fingerless Gloves

Inspired by the film, “The Piano”, these fingerless gloves are knitted “flat” on straight needles. Channel island cast-on and picot cast-off add a special touch to the edges.

Knitting pattern for New Girl skirt

New Girl Skirt

Inspired by the style of Zooey Deschanel’s character Jess on New Girl. Circle skirt features an elastic band, pockets, stripes and daisy stitch. Finished Size 29 (31, 35, 39, 43, 47, 50) waist measurement.

Scarf knitting patterns inspired by scarves worn by characters in movies and tv shows. Most patterns are free

Hat Knitting Patterns Inspired by Movies

Knitting Patterns for TV Inspired Hats


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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