The hobby of knitting pillows is as old as the art of knitting itself, and many that knit gravitate toward pillow patterns almost exclusively. The sheer number of free knitting patterns for pillows available on the internet is staggering, but hopefully this can be simplified a bit by narrowing your individual search criteria. Below is a list of some of the knitting pillow patterns that are making the rounds currently, which represent a fairly common variety of themes to suit most tastes. Examine each of these closely before starting on a new pillow project - while most are fairly easy a few of these demand that a bit more experience is needed.
Monica Pillow - This is a free crochet pattern for a pretty pillow that is ribbed and has buttons, measuring about 17 inches square. This pattern is available at http://www.dailyknitter.com/monica.html
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Free Boys Sweater Knitting Patterns The old saying "boys will be boys' has never been more accurate than when it comes to protecting clothing, and in the course of every childhood a boy will certainly destroy their fair share of what were once attractive garments. While a commercially made boy's sweater can easily cost in the $80 to $100 range the same amount of money can purchase enough yarn to knit 5 to 7 of them - that is if that are created using one of the free boys sweater knitting patterns that are availableonline. Listedbelow are a number of these free knitting patterns for your inspection. While there are several that are beautiful and very fancy, there are also a few that are better suited for daily use. (read more)
Free Cuff Knitting Patterns Why take the time to make a knitted cuff you may ask? Well, for starters they are easy to make for the most part and don't use up too much yarn - so they are generally cheap projects to make. Secondly, there are tons of free cuff knittingpatterns to be had all over the internet so the choice of designs is outstanding. Lastly, a cuff knitting pattern usually results in a very attractive item that can make any piece of clothing look more interesting. Here is a short list of some of the prettier free cuff knitting patterns that were located on a recent search: (read more)
Free Knitting Patterns For Leg Warmers Knitting leg warmers is so much more than just using your personal skills to make a useful item - leg warmers can add a great deal to your personal appearance when out and about as well. The good thing is that there are a considerable number of free knittingpatternsavailable on line for making these leg warmers, and with a small bit of investigation just about everyone will discover a few patterns that they find agreeable. Here are some of the nicer free knitting patterns for leg warmers I found recently on an internet search: (read more)
Free Mitten Knitting Patterns Of all of the items that could ever be knitted, some of the most useful and practical patterns among all have to be those to create mittens. Store bought gloves and mittens can be extremely expensive, and can get ruined or lost easily - especially by children. Below are some very nice free mitten knitting patterns with links to each, take a good look at these to determine which ones may be most appealing as a potential project. Remember to keep three things in mind when creating these mittens - warmth, the ability to wash them easily and possessing the necessary knitting skills to complete a chosen free mitten knitting pattern are important. (read more)
Free Knitting Poncho Patterns A knitted poncho made from a free knitting pattern can be a good friend on a chilly day, and luckily for those that enjoy knitting there are tons of free ponchopatternsavailable across the internet. The majority of these patterns are very simple to complete for those that possess a basic grasp of knitting skills, and those with solid skills can discover that even some of the intermediate skill level patterns can be quite stunning when finished. Here is a small sampling of the free poncho patterns recently found - there should be something to suit just about every taste: (read more)