Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Astonishingly Mind-blowing Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Knitting can be quite a difficult task for beginners. However, when the going gets tough, the tough get going. Get some free tips on some interesting knitting patterns from here.
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Last Updated: Jun 13, 2018
Handmade hat
As a great hobby, knitting is taken up by many people to relieve themselves from their everyday mundane life. It's a positive way to get distracted and increase ones level of skill and patience as well. It's also an effective exercise for your fingers.
Knitted hat
Many people regard this as a relaxing and therapeutic hobby that can freshen up the mind. Sweaters, mufflers, beanies, and seat covers are among the endless list of easy knitting patterns for beginners.
Ribbed Flat Hat
Knit Hat
Materials Required
  • 100 yards of acrylic or wool, bulky yarn - of course, whichever color is your favorite!
  • Knitting needles of size 10 US - one pair
  • Scissors and yarn needles
Gauge and Size of the Hat:
This design requires 18 stitches and 17 rows per 4 inches in 2x2 ribbing. A ribbed flat hat measures 16 inches around and 9 inches tall when not stretched.
Rolled Brim Hat
Rainbow hat
Materials Required
  • You need 88 yards of chunky wool. 
  • A circular needle is required of about 10.5 US and a set of double pointed needles of the same size.
  • A 16 inch cable, and a pair of scissors and yarn needle
Gauge and Size:
14 stitches and 20 rows per 4 inches. A finished rolled brim hat is 21 inches around and 10 inches tall when unrolled.
Winter hat isolated
Other examples include quick and quirky, 2 color hats, angel, ribby warmth, autumn leaves hat, asherton hat, basket hat, beaded hat, aviator cap, beret, brimmed hat, brimster, cable knit hat, button tab hat, candy corn hat, chain hat, coat hat, cable hat, and chunky hats.
Garter Stitch Scarf
Striped scarf on knitting needles
Materials Required
  • Circular needles of size 15 US - 26 inches or longer
  • 2 balls of your favorite trio (50% nylon, 50% polyester) and 1 ball of fizz
Gauge and Size:
Approximately 7 sts = 4 inches. The scarf comes up to a length of 8 inches wide and 60 inches long.
Condo Scarf
Mannequin wearing scarf isolated on white
Materials Required
  • Yarn of 230 yards
  • Knitting needles of 15 US - one pair
  • 15 knitting needles - one size
  • Scissors and yarn needle
Gauge and Size:
Gauge is not critical in this kind of pattern. Once completed, the scarf should be 9 inches wide and 48 inches long.
Other Examples
  • Lace Hand Towel
  • Designer Dishtowel
  • Padded Hanger and Sachet
  • Zigzag Throw
  • Mitered Squares Scarf
  • Bed Jacket
Herringbone Belt
Brown woman crochet belt
Eyeglass Case
Crocheted Purse
Fleck Stitch Envelope Purse
Cute Crocheted Purse
Favorite Color Scarf
Crochet scarf
Americana Pot Holder
Crochet pot cloth
Linen Stitch Belt
Old fashioned belt
Checkered Pot Holder
Handmade crocheted pot with wool and crocheting hook
Ball Toy (Non-Knit)
Wool Ball
Bitty Baby Sweater
Baby crochet cardigan
Little Knitted Ball
Pink ball
Hacky Sack
Hacky sack
Mistake Rib Scarf
Knitted winter scarf
Felted Christmas Stocking
Knit Christmas Stocking
Knitted Stuffed Fish
Wool Fish
Easy Cotton Short Sleeved Pullover
Short sleeved cardigan
Cabled Polo Collar Sweater
Neatly folded colorful blue knitted sweater
Odd Ball Scarf
Knitting of Scarf or Snood
Lace Pullover Sweater
Lace Pullover Sweater
Long Sleeve Cropped Cardigan
Long Sleeve Cropped Cardigan
Cable Cardigan
Knitted jacket
Diamond Placket And Collar Pullover
Attractive Casual Blonde
Drop Stitch Pullover Sweater
Stack of woman's sweaters and cardigans.
Striped Wine Sack
Striped Wine Sack
From the examples, you can choose your favorite pattern and once you get the required material, you are ready to create all sorts of knits. If in case you don't want to utilize your knits yourself, then you can also make some 'extra cash' by selling them to your friends or neighbors.