Crochet Scarves to Make for Christmas

Are you looking for some Christmas scarf crochet pattern ideas? If so, then you’ll love this roundup of festive (and easy) scarf crochet patterns for every skill level.

Want to know the best part? They are all free crochet patterns!

I don’t know about you but when I think of Christmas crochet scarves I imagine red, white, green and blue designs. While these are the colors I think of, you may think differently, and that’s totally ok! The holidays are unique to each of us, and that’s what makes them special!

Most of the scarf patterns below are simple, but there will be some that use more complicated stitches for those who’d like a challenge.

Crochet Christmas Scarf Patterns
All the Christmas Crochet Scarves shown can be found below!

Basic Crochet Stitches for Christmas Scarves

When I was searching for holiday scarf crochet ideas, I looked for ones that used a variety of beginner-friendly stitches. Basic stitches are perfect for patterns because they can be done pretty easily.

Single Crochet

Single Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: sc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Half Double Crochet

Half Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: hdc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Double Crochet

Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: dc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Tip: If you are new to crochet, then take a look at the stitches I linked up above to get a better understanding of each stitch. If you are a pro already, then you should be good to go with the scarf patterns I found below.

Ready to get started?

Scroll on down to find some of the most festive holiday crochet scarf patterns you can make!

The patterns will be broken down into skill level, so be sure to take a moment to look over each one to see how difficult it will be to crochet.

Festive Christmas Crochet Scarf Patterns

Falling Snowflake Scarf

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designer: Yarnspirations
Yarn: Super Saver

You’ll love how festive this scarf is and the fact that it is a FREE PDF download! It is made with simple stitches such as the single and double crochet, so it shouldn’t be too hard to make.

Pattern: Snowflake Crochet Scarf

Christmas Tree Crochet Scarf

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designer: Sew Crafty Crochet
Yarn: Vanna’s Choice

Just like the snowflake scarf above, this Christmas tree scarf is so unique! You’ll love this extra cute crochet tree scarf next project! Get the tutorial below.

Pattern: Christmas Tree Scarf

Green Fringe Scarf

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designer: Easy Crochet
Yarn: Vanna’s Choice

This scarf can be made in any color, but it looks extra festive in Kelly Green, a beautiful color from Lion Brand’s Vanna’s Choice line. If you love quick scarves, then you’ll love this pattern!

Pattern: Festive Green Scarf

Free Snowflake Scarf

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designer: ACrochetedSimplicity
Yarn: Homespun

Use this beautiful holiday scarf design with this free snowflake chart to create a scarf today.

Pattern: Free Crochet Snowflake Scarf

Elf Crochet Scarf

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designer: The Crafter Life
Yarn: Impeccable

This adorable elf crochet scarf is perfect for the holidays and will be sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face! Make one of these elf scarves for everyone you know!

Pattern: Jingle Bells Elf Crochet Scarf

Crochet Mittens Scarf

Skill Level: Easy
Designer: Underground Crafter
Yarn: Super Saver

If you are looking for a cute holiday scarf (and easy to crochet) design, then this pattern is for you! Crochet one for yourself and everyone you know, since it is extra cute!

Pattern: Festive Mittens Scarf

Christmas Cowl / Scarf Video Pattern

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More Free Crochet Patterns

I hope you enjoyed this collection of Christmas scarf crochet project ideas that you can make in no time at all. If you’d like more free crochet patterns, refer to the list below that includes a few of my favorites.

More Free Crochet Holiday Patterns


  1. Hello Krista,I loved the Christmas scarf pattern,it is very pretty
    Thank you for a great Christmas gift idea.the video you did was very good and you explained all very nicely.
    I plan on making 5 for family,they will love them.

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