FREE PATTERN: Painted Desert Afghan

Today’s free knitting pattern is a striped afghan with some lacework that’s been designed by Ann E. Smith. The size of the afghan measures 44 x 60 inches, not including the fringe. The skill level is easy! Related posts: FREE PATTERN: Lace Clouds Afghan FREE PATTERN: Garden Path Afghan FREE PATTERN: Pine Forest Afghan

FREE PATTERN: Child’s Cotton Candy Dress

Perfect for Spring, today’s free pattern of the day from is the Cotton Candy dress for little girls (and babies), which is designed by Celeste Pinheiro. It comes in sizes from 6 months to 24 months. Skill Level: Intermediate from – Free Pattern of the Day. Related posts: FREE PATTERN: i-Cord Candy Canes FREE PATTERN: Girl’s […]

HOW TO: Knit the Netted Stitch

It’s springtime, and in some parts of the world it feels almost like summertime. The net stitch is perfect for warmer weather (think bathing suit coverup) and also for grocery bags (think green!).   Check out the written directions and a video tutorial over at We Are Knitters’s blog post How to knit netted stitch. […]

HOW TO: Knit a Cabled Heart

I have made owls with cables before, and straight-up cables, but never a heart cable. That is lovely, isn’t it? If you’re interested in learning this stitch for free, head over to We Are Knitters’ blog and check out the post How to knit a cabled heart. Related posts: Women’s Cabled Hat Free Pattern: Cabled […]

FREE PATTERN: Mystify Throw

I’ll admit to needing more practice with short rows, and here’s a free short row knitting pattern by Edie Eckman which can help with just that! You’ll need to register at the site to download the pattern, but it’s free (and they don’t spam you). The finished size is 36″ x 44″, which is great […]

Knitted Kitchen Blog Hop: Ridged Ribbon Eyelet Pattern

Dishcloths are a great way to learn, try out, and/or perfect a new knitting stitch. Through this November, each Thursday you get the opportunity to do exactly that via the Knitted Kitchen Blog Hop! All suggested yarns are through Lion Brand, and here are two places to keep up with the new patterns available each Thursday: […]