The weather is warming up, but don’t you dare put those knitting needles away. You can spring into Easter with these colorful knitting patterns. From adorable bunnies and chicks to egg accessories galore, you’re guaranteed to find the perfect project for feelin’ extra festive.
1. Knit Easter Bunny
This bunny’s ready to eat lots of Easter candy — and he’ll look good while doing it thanks to his snazzy scarf. Top him off with a pom-pom tail and you’ll have the cutest critter around.
2. Daffodil Bouquet
Add a little color to your home with a vase full of daffodils that won’t ever wilt. Bonus: when you’re done, you can use leftover yarn scraps to make a matching custom vase.
3. Arm-Knit Bunny
Giant yarn isn’t just for arm knitting pillows. This oversized bunny is a cozy Easter project anyone would adore.
4. Best-Dressed Bunny
Picture a miniature jacket and waistcoat knit with delicate fingering weight yarn, all assembled on one well-dressed bunny. Does it get any cuter than that?! It actually does, ’cause this adorable pattern comes with three different outfits you can dress your critter in.
5. In-the-Round Rabbit
This little guy will hop off your needles in no time at all. Knit in the round, he’s made entirely in one piece — well, except for the legs, which are seamed.
6. Hen and Her Chicks
Rabbits aren’t the only classic Easter animal. These knit chicks are quick to craft, call only for simple stitches and are really clucking cute.
7. Checkered Easter Egg Hats
Why dye eggs when you can make them just as colorful with knitting? Go on and put all your eggs in one basket and stitch these tiny hats to go with ’em.
8. Dyed Egg Sweater
Knit a sweater sideways and perfect your short row shaping. You’ll also get a how-to for dyeing wool with Easter egg dyes to bring out a crazy pop of color.
9. Elderberry Bunnies
Knit flat, shape and seam these bunnies to life, then customize their looks with a knit dress, bonnet, dungarees and hat. Don’t forget to knit a little basket for them to carry!
10. Egg-tastic Pom-Poms
Give your Easter eggs some pom-pom power! These little hats only use basic stitches, so they’re completely beginner-friendly.
11. Easter Bunny Eggs
Eggs with bunny ears? You’ve found the ultimate Easter decor. Stitch these hats in a cinch using all your yarn scraps.