You can find free crochet snood patterns online at AllFreeCrochet.com. The AllFreeCrochet slogan is "Free Crochet Patterns For Happy Hookers." There are a number of snood patterns available through this site.
A snood is historically considered a fabric or created fabric that covers the hair of a woman as well as the back of a woman's head. Snoods have been called a beanie or slouch style beanie in popular culture. A person can make a snood in a wide range of colors and fabrics. Crocheting a snood is only one of the many popular ways to make one. You can also knit or sew a snood.