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Free Patterns

Here is a collection of links to free patterns for hand knitting.

Knitting Patterns Free star
Here are some ideas to get free knitting patterns. The library, yarn shops, and designer websites all offer free patterns.

Basketweave Scarf from 60 Quick Knits star
A free pattern offered by the publisher of 60 Quick Knits made from Cascade 220 yarns.

Basketweave Washcloth Pattern star
Quick knit pattern for a basketweave washcloth. Knit this up in a hurry. Nicely textured made from knit and purl stitches. Makes a great gift or something to keep for yourself.

Boxed Windows Washcloth Pattern star
This free washcloth or dishcloth pattern features a strong and simple boxed in squares design created entirely from knit and purl stitches. Suitable for a beginner, this project makes a nice, solid soft cloth for cleaning.

Brown Sheep Company star[offsite link]
Available patterns include a teddy bear sweater, and adult patterns for a vest, cardigan and socks. All include pictures.

Canadian Knitwear Designers and Artisans star[offsite link]
CKDAīs freebie page features a current design by a member, plus links to other member pages offering free patterns.

Canadian Living Craft Club star[offsite link]
Favorite patterns from past issue of the popular Canadian magazine. Available patterns include several adult sweaters (including a wonderful "before and after" maternity sweater), a few childrenīs items and a blanket. Some knit, some crochet. Includes pictures. Requirees Adobe Acrobat Reader to access patterns (link to this free download from the pattern pages).

Checkered Lace Dishcloth star
A pretty and practical dishcloth knitted with alternating blocks of open eyelets and stockinette stitch. Knit this cute cloth as a gift or for a pretty touch around your own home!

ChicKnits star[offsite link]
Bonnie Marie Burns, aka the "ChicKnitter," shares her wonderful collection of patterns. Two womenīs sweaters, a cardigan, shell, hat and scarf, all with pictures. Check out the rest of her site too-well worth the visit!

Christmas Stockings and other holiday items star[offsite link]
Here is a link to free patterns for holiday items you may enjoy knitting.

Coats and Clarks star[offsite link]
Nice selection of sweaters, afghans and other free knitting patterns. They also offer several crochet and other craft patterns, all with pictures.

Crystal Palace Yarns star[offsite link]
Free patterns for four womenīs tops and two scarves. Pictures included.

Dawns Knitting Notebook star[offsite link]
Pictures of Dawnīs completed projects (lots of socks, sweaters, even a baseball pitching net!), several free patterns and more.

Diagonal Eyelet Dishcloth Pattern star
This lacy diagonal design dishcloth is an easy pattern that knits up fast to make a usable and attractive washcloth.

Diagonal Ridge Lace Dishcloth star
A pretty and textured dishcloth knit with diagonal ridges separated by open yarn over spaces.

Diamond Lace Dishcloth star
A fast knitting dishcloth pattern with pretty lace diamonds. A pretty touch for your kitchen or bathroom.

Dish Cloth Pattern star
If you would like to learn to read a knitting chart with a simple pattern read on. This pattern could also be used as a square for an afghan.

Elann star[offsite link]
Most of us donīt make it past the great yarn sales, but thereīs alot more to Elannīs site that great buys. There are several free womenīs sweater patterns from companies such as Tahki yarns, plus a cute childīs hat pattern, all with pictures. Look for the link to the free patterns section under "Features."

Girl from Auntie star[offsite link]
This is a site not to be missed, free patterns, games and fun.

Hat Pattern star
Here is a simple hat pattern with two ways to finish.

Jessica Tromp star[offsite link]
Dutch & English site of knitting motifs, sweaters and more.

Kids Knits star[offsite link]
Itīs all about kids here, free patterns for puppets, a monkey sweater and more.

Knit Doll Blanket Patterns star
Doll blankets are smaller projects that make thoughtful gifts. Here are a few free doll blanket patterns that you can knit up to keep a treasured doll warm and comfortable.

Knit Doll Clothes Patterns star
Links and descriptions of great patterns for 18 inch dolls. Knit up a personal gift or a matching sweater for your favorite girl and her favorite doll.

Knitted Dog Coat star[offsite link]
Berroco offers this coats for free knitting.

Knitterīs Addiction star[offsite link]
"We currently are based out of the lovely state of Queensland in Australia. We happily ship our exquisite yarns and notions to all over the world. "

Knitting Fiend star[offsite link]
This is where the famous online sweater generator is.

Knitting Geek star[offsite link]
Erica Raspberry, aka "the knitting geek," takes us on a fun-filled journey into the world of sock knitting, shawls, shopping for yarn, and knitting on the net. Great photo galleries too, so do drop by!

Knitty star[offsite link]
Wonderful free online magazine with free patterns, great tips, and more.

Lion Brand Yarns star[offsite link]
A great selection of projects for adults, kids and home. Many crochet patterns available as well, all with pictures.

Maggieīs Rags Free Patterns star[offsite link]
Designer Margaret Radcliffe shares several free patterns for kidsī hats, Christmas ornament, toy clothing and a dishcloth. All include pictures.

Michaels star[offsite link]
Michaels has links to free patterns on their site, if you put knitting free patterns in the search box even more pop up!

Mikado Gloves star[offsite link]
Fingerless gloves that will go way past your elbow.

Miniature Raglans star[offsite link]
Susanīs Knitting offers instructions for miniature raglans.

Shell Lace Washcloth Pattern star
This pattern for knitting an open shell lace washcloth or dishcloth from worsted weight yarn gives a little bit of a challenge while still being speedy to knit up for yourself or a gift.

Simple Bias Knit Washcloth Pattern star
Looking for a quick, easy and useful knitting project? This bias knit square washcloth will help you get comfortable with increases and decreases while you knit up a great item for a gift or yourself!

Simple Wristers star
Here is a simple pattern of wrist warmers to learn to make cables.

Spring Knitting Patterns star
8 Spring inspired free knitting patterns in common yarns for knitting. If you are looking to add a touch of Spring to your wardrobe, decor or gifts, these patterns are a great place to start.

Staggered Parallelogram Washcloth Pattern star
Made entirely of knit and purl stitches, this solid color washcloth knits up super quick while having visual interest in your final project.

The Daily Knitter star[offsite link]
DailyKnitter.com is an on-line knitting resource offering free knitting patterns, knitting basics, articles, yarn shop directory, yarn company listing, message boards, book reviews, product reviews, local knitting clubs, knitting charities, and more.

Tricksy Knitter star[offsite link]
A great site with really terrific information. Browse through our list of free knitting patterns and bookmark this page. We add free patterns regularly,

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