Beginner Knitting Patterns
Free Beginner Blanket Knitting Pattern Benjamim Baby Blanket. Blanket knit in garter stitch color block intarsia with seed stitch borders. Great beginner colorwork project! Finished Size: 32” x 32”. Designed for at least 6 colors, it's a great stashbuster for leftover yarn! Any gauge yarn. Designed by Luísa Ló for Rosarios. Available in English and Portuguese
Free Knitting Pattern Garter Stitch Block Sweater. Super easy sweater created of garter stitch blocks to create a stylish color-blocked look that's perfect for beginners or anyone looking for an easy project. Great portable project and perfect for stashbusting. I also think it would be a great way to re-purpose swatches. Size adjustable. Designer says it is suitable for beginners. Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Knitting with Chopsticks. Web version is free. PDF available for purchase.
Free Easy Bear, Cat, and Bunny Toy Knitting Patterns Knit Flat. Easy bear, cat, and bunny rabbit toys knit flat and suitable for beginners. Teddy Bear is knit flat in garter stitch and approximately 10 1/2 inches tall . Cat is knit in stockinette. Bunny comes in 2 sizes, 7 1/2 inches tall, 10 inches tall Designed by Gina Michele.
Blueberry Cardigan Knitting Pattern. This easy dolman sleeve cardigan is written for two methods: the beginner (each piece knit flat and seamed) and the more advanced working in round and picking up stitches. Size: XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL. Super chunky yarn or you can work with 2 strands of DK/worsted yarn held together and create a marled effect. Designed by CamexiaDesigns
Pebble Beach Halter Top Knitting Pattern, This simple yet intriguing halter crop top is worked flat, in a diamond shape using self striping and solid yarns together create a unique marled look. Great for stashbusting! Easily paired with jeans, skirts, or worn as a swimsuit top! A super quick and easy project perfect for a beginner! Designed by CamexiaDesigns
Easy Cocoon Shrug Free Knitting Pattern. Easy shrug cardigan with cable detail on back. Knit flat in one rectangular piece and seamed. No picking up stitches. Designed by Susan Frick of A Box of Twine who says it is suitable for beginners. Knit with 2 strands of Aran weight yarn held together. Web version is free. PDF available for purchase.
4 Dishcloth Knitting Pattern Set Leaning, Mirror, Little Boxes, and Criss Cross Afghan Blocks. 4 dishcloth or afghan block patterns including Leaning, Mirror, Little Boxes, and Criss Cross, using just knit and purl stitches. Suitable for beginners according to designer. Great way to learn stitches to use for afghan blocks or other projects. Designed by OhLaLanaDesigns.
58 Dishcloth Knitting Pattern Set Afghan Blocks. Dishcloth pattern collection with 58 different designs and variations using just knit and purl stitches. Suitable for beginners according to designer. Great way to learn stitches to use for afghan blocks or other projects. Designed by OhLaLanaDesigns.
Free Cowl Knitting Pattern Gloria Neck Warmer Easy cowl knit in one rectangular piece with a 6 row repeat and seamed to form a triangular shaped front. Designed by Sys Fredens for Hobbii who says it is appropriate for beginners. Worsted weight yarn. A crochet version is available as is a kit for the both patterns.
Beginner Felici Socks Free Knitting or Crochet Pattern. Beginner cuff down heal flap socks with video tutorials. Versions for knitting or crochet. S: US Shoe Size 4-7, M: US Shoe Size 7-9, L: US Shoe size 9-11. Web version is free. PDF is for purchase. Bulky weight yarn. Designed by Briana K Designs.
Free Blanket Knitting Pattern Harvest Throw. Easy beginner level afghan blanket knit with an 8 row zigzag texture using just knit and purl stitches and optional reading from a stitch chart. Bulky weight yarn. Web pattern is free. A printable pdf is available for purchase. Designed by Alexandra Tavel of Two of Wands. A kit is also available.
Baby Blanket Knitting Pattern Swaddling Squares Baby Blanket. Easy baby blanket knit with a three texture basketweave. This pattern is great for beginners. If you can knit and purl (and count!), you can follow this pattern and make this baby blanket! Size is customizable. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by SamDonahueDesigns.