Beginner Knitting Patterns
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.
Free Sweater Knitting Pattern Comfiest Cardigan Web version is free. Easy cardigan designed for beginners with pockets knit flat in one large rectangle for the back, two large rectangles for the front panels, and two lightly shaped sleeves. Sizes Small, Medium, Large, XL, XXL. Worsted weight yarn. A printable pdf is available on Etsy. A kit is also available. Designed by Jessica Reeves Potasz at Mama In A Stitch.
Free Blanket Knitting Pattern Easy Quick Three Strand Afghan An easy afghan throw blanket knit in a checkerboard or basketweave pattern. Quick knit with 3 strands of Super Bulky yarn held together. About 40 x 56 in. (101.5 x 142 cm) Designed by Lion Brand Yarn. Rated easy by the designer who says it is suitable for beginners, though I think the knitting with multiple strands could be challenging for new knitters.
More Than a Dozen Dishcloths Knitting Patterns 16 knitting patterns for dish cloths to practice your knit and purl stitches. Each pattern can be made in just a couple of hours. Some are designed to showcase self-striping and multi-color yarn. Well suited for beginning-level knitters. Designed by Lisa Carnahan
Knitting Pattern for Garibaldi Earwarmer Headband Garibaldi is a classic knit ear warmer made with super bulky yarn. It has a unique stitch texture which creates interest in this simple knit. Garibaldi knits up quickly and is ideal for scrap yarn. This is a great knit for an advanced beginner. Designed by The Knitty Pine.
Free Knitting Pattern for Easy Cloud Slippers Knit Flat Easy beginner slippers are knit flat in one piece, folded in half, and seamed from toe to heel. Quick knit in super bulky yarn and only takes one skein (55 - 90 yards / 50 - 82 m). Sizes Women’s Small (5-7),Women’s Medium (8-10), Men’s Medium (8-10), Men’s Large (11-13). Designed by Adrienne Sullivan.
Free Knitting Pattern for Easy Cuddly Baby Blanket Easy blanket knit diagonally alternating sections of stockinette and garter stitch with a garter stitch border. Rated very easy by Ravelrers. I think it woud be good for a beginner who can handle basic increases and decreases. Size 36 x 36" [91.5 x 91.5 cm] square. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Sandi Rosner.
Knitting Pattern for Easy Fauna Fingerless Mitts Knit Flat No Seaming Beginner-friendly pattern for mitts knit flat from side to side. No need to seam at the end because the buttons close up the side. One side is knit into a cute ruffle and the other has six buttons. Designed by Kris Blincoe. Worsted weight yarn.