Over 500 Free Knitting Patterns
Explore this wide range of free knitting patterns. Needlepointers has produced our own patterns and searched and collected links to freely available knitting patterns online. You will find projects for all skill levels from beginner to advanced.
Create amazing knit items with these free patterns, such as:
- Garments for men, women, and children
- Home decor
- Totes, purses, backpacks
- Children's toys
- Doll clothes
- Hats, mittens, and gloves
- And more
In addition to regular knitting patterns, you will find free knook patterns and free loop yarn patterns.
To easily find patterns, we have sorted the free patterns by category. ALL FREE! We regularly add new free patterns, so stop by often.
Have fun browsing through the free knit patterns.
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Lots of free knit afghan, blanket and throw designs - free patterns.
Here are some of our favorite simple and stylish free arm knitting patterns.
Baby sweaters, bibs, blankets and more
Knit projects for the bathroom.
Free knitted belt projects.
Knitting bookmark projects.
Hat, ponchos, sweaters for children.
Christmas decorating ideas and projects.
Free knit coaster projects.
All types of covers - book, jar, golf clubs, etc.
Free knit dishcloth patterns.
Knitted doilies - vintage, romantic accent pieces.
Girls love dolls... Knit doll clothes and accessory patterns here.
Have fun giving or decorating your home with these knitted Easter crafts. These projects are all FREE patterns and fun to make!
Free covers for ipods, kindles, MP3, etc.
Free projects using knitting technique, Entrelac.
Felt hats, bags, totes and more.
40+ knitting patterns of headwear, scarf and glove.
Knit projects for holidays, i.e., Halloween, Thanksgiving, etc.
Personalize you home with handmade knit decorative projects.
Free knitting patterns for the kitchen - Placemats, potholders, towels and lots of other knit kitchen ideas.
Free projects for knitting machines
Learn how to use the knook by making some of these free knook patterns.
Have a look around at the awesome free knook pattern we have found on the internet including hats, scarves, washcloths, granny square and more.
If you don't know how to knook and you want to learn, visit our Knook page for many free instructional tutorials and videos on knooking. You can learn the knit stitch, purl stitch, cable stitch, cast on, cast off, increase and decrease stitches and much, much more. There are even tutorials for people who are left-handed.
If these free patterns are not enough, visit our instructional and project books on Knooking to find books on how to learn to knook and for creating interesting, fun knook projects.
But before you can start knooking, you need a knook.
Free knit patterns for jackets, coats and vests.
Knit jewelry, chokers, etc.
We have put together a list of 20+ free loop yarn patterns and projects you will LOVE! Find blankets, scarfs, hats, sweaters, pillows, hats, and more!
Loop yarn is the new rage in knitting!
Walkthrough the yarn section of a craft store and you will see lots of this new type of yarn on the shelves - loop yarn. It comes in all different colors - solids and variegated.
Why has loop yarn become so popular?
It is popular because anyone can learn to knit with loop yarn - children to adults. This is a fun way to introduce knitting to children since cumbersome needles are not needed. All that is needed is fingers. After learning and understanding how to knit with loop yarn, the transition to knitting with knitting needles is easier.
What is loop yarn?
Loop yarn is amazing! It is a type of puffy yarn made with unique preformed loops. To make a loop yarn project all you have to do is loop the loops together. It is so easy and so fast completing projects.
Do you need loop yarn project ideas?
What about a blanket, scarf, cowl, hat or home decor. On this page, you will find many FREE loop yarn projects.
If you do not know how to use loop yarn, check out our Loop Yarn Knitting Tutorials page.
Do you want to purchase loop yarn in the convenience of your home? Amazon has an excellent selection of different brands and colors of loop yarn.
Miscellaneous knit pattern which do not fit other categories
Free knitting patterns with a patriotic theme.
Knit patterns for your pet including covers and toys.
Free knitted pillow projects.
Create unique placemats with these free knit placemat patterns.
Here you will find patterns to knit with plarn, plastic yarn.
Free knitting patterns for ponchos, shawls & stoles.
Free knit school supply project - backpacks, bookmarks, pencil cases, etc.
Knit patterns for your feet.
Free spool knitting projects and tutorials.
30+ free knit sweater & jacket patterns
Free knitting tops and tanks.
Knit purse and tote bag projects