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Knitting isn’t just for your grandmother any more! Our Knitting department offers you stitches, patterns, techniques and free projects for apparel to home decorating. We’ll give you information about knitting basics, as well as video and written tutorials and lessons to help you learn this lovely craft or enhance your skills if you’re not a beginner.

To help, we’ve provided some handy guides and charts for conversion, yardage estimates, knitting terms and abbreviations. You also can find information about spool knitting, a unique form of this handicraft.

Visit our online shopping store to load up on yarn, spools, needles and other knitting supplies.

Looking for Crochet? Check out our Crochet Department.

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  • CHRISTMAS KNITTING PATTERNS

    CHRISTMAS KNITTING PATTERNS

    So many adorable Christmas knitting patterns and projects including wreaths, garlands, ornaments, Christmas stockings and more! Knit up these trending Christmas knitting patterns that are free!

  • Decorating Plastic Easter Eggs with Yarn

    Decorating Plastic Easter Eggs with Yarn

    A fun way to upcycle plastic Easter eggs is by wrapping them with yarn for an Easter or Spring decoration. Great craft for kids too!

  • DOLL CLOTHES & ACCESSORIES

    DOLL CLOTHES & ACCESSORIES

    Whip up some knit doll clothes and accessories for 18 inch dolls, 12 inch fashion dolls, and even baby dolls! The knit sweater patterns are so cute!

  • Easy Yarn Ghost Halloween Garland

    Easy Yarn Ghost Halloween Garland

    This bead and yarn ghost garland Halloween craft is a perfect one for everyone in the house. It’s kid friendly (with supervision) too!



  • HALLOWEEN KNITTING PATTERNS

    HALLOWEEN KNITTING PATTERNS

    Explore these free Halloween knitting patterns that are perfect for this fun fall holiday. Included in the patterns are knitted costumes, knitted Halloween decorations, and lots of knitted pumpkins!

  • How to do the Knitted Cast On  - Two Needle Cast On

    How to do the Knitted Cast On - Two Needle Cast On

    Learn how to do the knitted cast-on, a simple technique that sets the foundation for any knitting project. Follow our step-by-step guide or watch the video!

  • How to Knit: Knitted Cable Cast-On including YouTube Tutorial

    How to Knit: Knitted Cable Cast-On including YouTube Tutorial

    Learn how to do the knitted cable cast-on with this easy-to-follow tutorial. Create a sturdy and beautiful edge for your knitting projects today!

  • Knitted Candy Cane Ornament (Spool Knitting)

    Knitted Candy Cane Ornament (Spool Knitting)

    This free spool knitting pattern makes an adorable, striped knitted candy cane ornament, perfect for the tree or to adorn packages.



  • POTHOLDERS / HOT PADS

    POTHOLDERS / HOT PADS

    Work up some knitted potholders with our free knit potholder patterns. There are checkerboard, bubble, striped and so many other free knitted potholder patterns.

  • YARN CRAFTS

    YARN CRAFTS

    Explore these projects with yarn and yarn crafts for adults that don't involve knitting needles or crochet hooks. Yarn crafts are easy and decorative. Make one for yourself and one for a friend!

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  • Knook

    Knook

    Learn to Knook. Knooking is the new knitting, and you will find many videos and tutorials on knitting with a crochet hook. We also have books and free patterns!

  • SWEATER, VEST & TANK TOP PATTERNS

    SWEATER, VEST & TANK TOP PATTERNS

    We have collected and curated free knit sweater patterns for people of all sizes, from babies and children to adults. Find classic pullover sweaters, cardigan knitting patterns, vests and tank tops.

  • LOOM KNITTING PROJECTS

    LOOM KNITTING PROJECTS

    Free loom knitting projects with basic loom knitting patterns as well as loom knit hat patterns and beautiful patterns for loom knit blankets. You'll find patterns for scarves, pillows, and more!

  • LOOP YARN PROJECTS

    LOOP YARN PROJECTS

    Loop yarn is a popular new way to knit without knitting needles. We have a roundup of the best free loop yarn patterns and projects!



  • Loop Yarn Scarf Pattern (Bernat Alize Blanket-Ez Loop Yarn)

    Loop Yarn Scarf Pattern (Bernat Alize Blanket-Ez Loop Yarn)

    Anyone can make this finger knitted scarf using this super easy loop yarn pattern. This Bernat Alize Blanket-ez scarf pattern can be made in less than two hours

  • How to make T-shirt yarn Tutorial (T-Yarn)

    How to make T-shirt yarn Tutorial (T-Yarn)

    This tutorial will show how to make t-shirt yarn. T-shirt yarn is made from cutting up old t-shirts and can be used to crochet and knit..

  • KNOOK PATTERNS

    KNOOK PATTERNS

    Click for some awesome free knook patterns we have found on the internet including hats, scarves, washcloths, granny square and more.

  • Loop Yarn Criss Cross Stitch Tutorial

    Loop Yarn Criss Cross Stitch Tutorial

    Learn how to make the loop yarn criss-cross stitch with this video and photo tutorial. Loop yarn is a finger knitting yarn and you can knit without needles.



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