Keep warm in style! If ordinary hats aren't your thing, or you're just looking for something a little different to wear, check out these free crochet patterns for ear warmers. You might also want to take a look at our page of free crochet headband patterns too. For embellishing your ear warmers, this page of free crochet flower patterns will also come in handy.
Please note: with a couple of exceptions, the following links all take you to other Internet websites.
This is a beginner-friendly crochet pattern; it's a really easy project, and it's quick too.
Click here to get the free crochet pattern; this ear warmer pattern is posted here on our website. You might also be interested in seeing some other simple crocheted accessories that match this ear warmer; there's a matching pair of fingerless gloves plus a beanie, a scarf, and a narrow headband.
Erica Jackofsky designed this charming crocheted baby beanie. The beanie would be just an ordinary hat if not for the snowman-shaped earflaps. Cute, isn't it?
This design is crocheted using super bulky yarn, and judging from the project photo it looks warm and cozy. This free crochet pattern is posted at the Coats and Clark website.
This headband provides so much coverage that it is almost, but not quite, a hat. The free pattern is provided by Drops / Garn Studio, and is posted at their website.
This warm winter headband is wide at the top and tapered underneath; it buttons closed.
This is a hefty ear warmer that looks really warm; the sample project was crocheted using Lion Brand Thick 'n' Quick.
This is another one of those ear warmers that provides a lot of head coverage.
This is a simple symmetrical design that looks like it would be a quick project.
Rachel at Crochet Spot shared this easy pattern for an adjustable ear warmer that you can make in any size.