One of Chicago’s biggest music festivals may be going on this weekend, but there’s no way you’ll find me there. That’s right. I’m pulling out my yarn, my needles, and a couple cases of Diet Coke. This weekend is dedicated to knitting. A “Knit-a-Palooza,” if you will. Grab some friends, some fiber, and join me in a knitting marathon! To streamline the process, I’ve rounded up some of AllFreeKnitting‘s most popular knitting patterns for beginners and intermediate crafters – 256 of them, to be exact!
22 Free Baby Knitting Patterns – Knitting for babies has never been this cute. Find adorable baby sweater patterns, tiny knit hat patterns, knit baby booties, little dresses, and more.
21 Knits for Your Back to School List -Parents, unite! If you’ve been wondering how to knit for kids (clothes that they’ll actually enjoy, that is) you’ve got to check out this awesome collection. This cute and colorful collection of kids knitting patterns will have them donning their duds on the playground in style.
23 Knit Headband Patterns and Other Simple Knit Accessories – It’s time to dash your summer stash and get ready for heavier autumn fibers. This collection of super stashbusters, quick knits, and adorable accessories is sure to make that yarn bin disappear.
12 Top Knit Hat Patterns Ever – I’m not kidding, this list has some of the best knit hat patterns ever. Find fitted caps, slouchy beanies, and cozy cabled patterns for every season of the year.
9 Knit Afghan Patterns – Fill your home with warmth before it gets too cold to knit! This beautiful collection of knit afghan patterns will make dreary days a little cozier.
13 Free Knit Scarf Patterns – This varied collection of knitted scarf patterns is perfect for knitters of all skill levels. Find knitted scarf patterns for the fashionista, the nature lover, and the comfort-seeker all on one page.
Ladylike Patterns: 16 Knit Scarf Patterns + Women’s Tops – Style and class collide in this flirty and feminine collection of knitting patterns. Find knit top patterns for women and teens in this fashionable collection of pieces.
12 Infinity Scarf Patterns to Knit Today – If you’ve ever wondered how to knit an infinity scarf, be sure to check out this trendy collection of patterns. They’re the perfect accessory for any outfit…any day of the year!
Learn to Knit with a Knit Dishcloth Pattern: 10 Patterns for Beginners – Whether you’re just learning how to knit or you’re a seasoned pro looking to whip up a few quick kitchen and bath accessories, a knit dishcloth pattern is a wonderful project for knitters of all skill levels.
16 Free Knit Mitten Patterns – Keep your hands cute and covered this winter in any one of these cozy knit mitten patterns. With patterns for every member of your family, this article is the one-stop shop for all things mitts!
10 Lightweight Knit Sweater Patterns – Lightweight sweater patterns are a wardrobe essential. They easily lend themselves to layering and can be worn at almost any time of the year. Be sure to check out this effortless and elegant selection for a style staple you won’t regret making.
22 Knitted Vests for the Whole Family – They keep you warm and add an air of sophistication to your outfit. Find free knit vest patterns for everyone in your family!
15 Light and Lacy Knit Shawl Patterns – Once you take a look at these patterns, you won’t think that shawls belong in the wardrobe of days gone by. These light and lacy knit shawl patterns look gorgeous and have a classic, timeless feel.
22 Super Cozy Knit Sweater Patterns – At the end of a long day, fewer things feel better than curling up in a chunky knit sweater. Check out this collection of autumn and winter wardrobe (and comfort) staples.
20 Free Cardigan Knitting Patterns for Every Season – There’s nothing like coming across a good cardigan knitting pattern. This timeless wardrobe enhancer isn’t just a year-round essential, it’s a stylish fashion statement that can completely change the look your entire ensemble.
13 Knit Shrug Patterns for All Occasions – Wonderful garments any time of the year, knit shrug patterns are the perfect way to accent your look and add an extra layer of coverage.
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How long can you knit before taking a break?