18 Knitting Cast On Methods To Learn and Master. Casting on is a family of techniques for adding new stitches that do not depend on earlier stitches.
List of cast-off knitting methods I compiled. Binding off or casting off is a family of techniques for ending a column of stitches.
Clear knitting instructions for beginners are so important. I know because I learn to knit on my own. A beginner must first understand some knitting terms that are going to appear in any knitting pattern or instructions.
List of baby poncho knitting pattern ideas available on the Internet. Baby ponchos are great layering pieces for young kids.
List of knitting patterns for baby clothes free on the Internet. Besides sweaters, there is also patterns for blue jeans, pants and pinafore.
List of knitting patterns for bags found free on the Internet. I designed quite a few and am always on the look out for free bag knitting patterns.
List of free knitting patterns for shawls I found on the Internet that gave me a knitting itch. I like the versatility of a shawl.
29 free toy knitting patterns for monsters, shapes, alphabet, food, plants, sports and vehicles that I have compiled. Small and quick knits. Makes great gifts.
A huge list of 32 free toy animal knitting patterns that I compiled while surfing the Internet. I tried to cover a number of animals
Knitted baby headband patterns filed. Baby headbands are quite easy and quick to knit up. It is basically a narrow strip connected at both ends to form a ring to fit the baby’s head. There are various ways to construct a narrow strip. Knit it flat or knit in the round.
List of 16 baby bonnet knitting patterns free and easy on the Internet. It is soft and covers the hair and ears but not the forehead.
A guide on how to knit flowers with 10 flower knitting patterns.
Free baby vest knitting pattern ideas from the Internet that I think are interesting enough to knit.
List of baby bib knitting patterns that are quick and easy. I like those with interesting constructions so this list will consist mostly of those.
Filing free knit diaper cover pattern ideas. I was introduced to knitted diaper covers also known as wool soakers by another knitter on Facebook. When I was a young girl, our family used cloth diapers. I still remember having to fold so many white muslin sheets into the classic triangular shapes for my baby cousins. If only I knew about diaper covers, I could have knitted cute ones for them. The writer for www.thinking-about-cloth-diapers.com has written a comprehensive article on different types of diaper covers and has a section on wool diaper cover also known as wool soakers. The benefits Continue Reading
Free knitting patterns for babies with collections of knitting patterns of headbands, bonnets, hats, socks, booties, mittens, bibs, diaper covers, vests, sweaters, clothes, ponchos, blankets, and more. Knitting for babies I still remember how excited I was when I was knitting a pair of booties and a wrap cardigan for my new-born nephew. Actually, I was even more excited when I was giving the hand knitted gifts away. Unfortunately, the booties and cardigan are too small for him. I learned the importance of swatching that day. : P Baby knits are great knitting projects because they are small items. They Continue Reading
List of knitting patterns for baby sweaters freely available on the Internet. Raglan is a very popular technique for knitting the sleeves of baby sweaters. A raglan sleeve is a sleeve that extends in one piece to the collar. The tell-tale sign is a diagonal seam from the underarm to the collarbone. The following list of baby sweater knitting patterns all feature the raglan sleeves. 1. Billie Baby Jacket Marianna offers the Billie baby jacket in 3 different sizes. The little ribbing in the middle of the sweater gives the sweater a “waist” makes it looks like an adult jacket. Pattern: Billie Continue Reading
3 knitting patterns for baby socks I want to knit. 1. Happy Toes Baby Socks Loose socks or booties tend to come off when babies kick their legs. This one is designed to stay put. It is knitted from the ribbed cuff to the toe. The toe is closed by using the kitchener graft technique. The pattern includes information about the gauge and accessories you will need. It is divided clearly into several sections focusing on each part of the construction: Cuff, Leg, Heel, Heel Flap, Gusset, Foot, and Toe. The hole in the toe is closed or grafted together Continue Reading
How to knit baby booties you ask? By practicing with these 8 knitting patterns. Baby booties come in all sorts of shapes. Some resemble socks or stockings, others resemble adult footwear. Then, there are the cute ones. Babies kick a lot and booties should be shaped well to stay on their tiny feet even when they flay around. Here are some of my picks starting with the cute ones. 1. Jeni’s Baby Duck Feet Designed by Jeni Staiman. She said that she suddenly realized that babies do not walk in their socks so, she designed a pair of duck feet Continue Reading
Filing baby mittens knitting patterns. Baby mittens are more advanced projects than baby bibs or headbands. Nonetheless, they are great yarn busters. They can be knitted from top-down or from cuff down but almost always knitted in the round. So, it is also a good way to learn knitting in the round. I have tried knitting in the round using double-pointed needles and I am not a fan. I prefer the magic loop technique with one long circular needle or using 2 long circular needles. By using 2 long circular needles, I can also knit both mittens at the same time. Knitting 2 Continue Reading
List of baby hat knitting pattern ideas from the Internet. A baby hat or beanie is a quick knit. What makes them fun are the cute themes they are designed in. Most of them are knitted in the round but they can also be knitted flat and then seamed. My selection starts with basic shapes and borders before moving on to cuter designs inspired by all sorts of things around us. 1. Mama’s Basic Baby Hat Knit Pattern A good basic baby hat knit pattern to learn from. It starts off with a 2-stitch ribbing and continues in stockinette stitch. Continue Reading