• 30+ Stuffed Animal & Doll Patterns

    30+ Stuffed Animal & Doll Patterns There are some really sweet projects in this bunch (and they’re all free too), I’ve organized them into two sections for easier browsing (knit and crochet). They’re mainly animal characters and dolls but I plan on adding assorted toys too…you…

  • Get Out Your Hooks & Needles! 25+ Lovely Shawls & Wraps

    Get Out Your Hooks & Needles! 25+ Lovely Shawls & Wraps Whether it’s something light and breezy for summer or cuddly and warm for cool weather, this collection of shawls has it covered. A few are lacey and elegant for evenings out while others are more casual for running errands or…

  • 15+ Cozy Leg Warmer Patterns To Knit (Plus A Few Crochet)

    15+ Cozy Leg Warmer Patterns To Knit (Plus A Few Crochet) Whether you’re wanting a pair of leg warmers to help keep off the chill during the winter months or use them to accessorize an outfit, you’ll find plenty of good ideas in this collection (they’re all free too). I’ve sorted…

  • Dog Clothing & Accessories To Make: {Assorted Designs}

    Dog Clothing & Accessories To Make: {Assorted Designs} Need a chuckle today? Check out these adorable outfits for your furry little friend! You’ll find an assortment of coats, sweaters and booties that are either sewn or knit (there is a single crochet project to view), with some repurposing…

  • 40+ Coffee Cup Cozies & Sleeves

    40+ Coffee Cup Cozies & Sleeves Whether you want to make a reusable sleeve or cozy for take-out cups or ceramic mugs, this list has you covered. I’ve collected over three dozen different patterns and tutorials for sewn, knit and crocheted projects (all free!) and organized…

  • 35+ Knitted Hats For Babies, Toddlers & Children

    35+ Knitted Hats For Babies, Toddlers & Children Here’s another round of cuteness with this collection of knitted hats for babies, toddlers and older (some even go up to Adult sized if you like). Plenty of styles to choose from ranging from bonnets, toques, ear flaps and pom…

  • Looking For Knit Hat Patterns? Big List Found Here

    Looking For Knit Hat Patterns? Big List Found Here Here’s a nice big bunch of hats to knit featuring plenty of styles to choose from and requiring a variety of skill levels (from Beginner to Intermediate and Advanced). The majority are for woman so I kept them together in…

  • 45+ Free Scarf Patterns: {Knitting}

    45+ Free Scarf Patterns: {Knitting} Buncha great patterns in this lot, I’ve included a few handsome men’s scarves at the bottom. There are some very, very talented people on the web that freely share with everyone, lucky us! The cowls and neck warmers have been…

  • 40+ Free Cowl & Neck Warmer Patterns: {Knitting}

    40+ Free Cowl & Neck Warmer Patterns: {Knitting} This collection has outgrown its original spot on the scarves list so I’ve made a new home here. Lots of lovelies in this batch, some quick & easy to whip up, some thick ‘n chunky while others are more elegant…

  • Fingerless Gloves Knitting Patterns: {30+ Freebies}

    Fingerless Gloves Knitting Patterns: {30+ Freebies} Here’s a fine collection of free patterns for fingerless gloves (and handwarmers) that I’ve gathered from around the ‘net and culled from my bookmarks. Lots of different styles and there are some really talented designers in this group! Montgomery: Easy…

  • Knitting For Beginners: {Free Patterns & Projects}

    Knitting For Beginners: {Free Patterns & Projects} Once you’ve learned how to knit and have the basics down, the best projects to start with are those that use simple stitches and have lots of repetition without too much fuss involved. This helps you gain experience with reading…

  • 30+ Free Sock Patterns: {Knitting}

    30+ Free Sock Patterns: {Knitting} Here’s a whopper of a list featuring over two dozen socks to knit, some are very simple and easy to make (perfect for beginners) while others are more intricate in their design. I also added a couple great resources at…

  • Knit For Baby! 20+ Gorgeous Blanket Designs

    Knit For Baby! 20+ Gorgeous Blanket Designs Here’s a lovely collection of blanket patterns to knit with many suitable for beginners. These make a great homemade gift for that precious newborn that’s sure to be treasured for years, enjoy! Birdwing: Finished size measures approximately 30″ (76 cm)…

  • 30+ iPhone (Cell Phone) Cases & Covers To Make

    30+ iPhone (Cell Phone) Cases & Covers To Make You’ll find some really neat ideas in this collection of free patterns and tutorials, a few are super easy to make too! The designs work for iphones, blackberries, ipods and other gadgets too. To keep things tidy, I have the…

  • 35+ Lovely Mittens To Make

    35+ Lovely Mittens To Make Lots of different styles here, something for everyone! Most of the patterns I’ve collected are for knitting but I’ve found a few crochet and sewing projects to include in the list as well (you’ll find those towards the bottom). Tip:…

  • 35+ Free Afghan Patterns

    35+ Free Afghan Patterns There are loads of patterns on the net for afghans, but you know me–I’m a bit fussy 🙂 . Here are my favorite picks of what I’ve found online (both knitting and crochet), and wow–many of these are gorgeous! There…

  • 35+ Free Slipper Patterns: {Knit, Crochet, Sewing}

    35+ Free Slipper Patterns: {Knit, Crochet, Sewing} Here’s an updated list of slipper patterns that features plenty of styles to choose from. I’ve sorted them into three groups for easier browsing (sewn, crochet, knit). Enjoy! Elle Tie-Ons: Adorable Doris-Day style, you’ll need both solid and print fabric.…

  • 21 Crochet & Knit Pillows To Make: {Free Patterns}

    21 Crochet & Knit Pillows To Make: {Free Patterns} Here are a bunch of different ideas for knitting or crocheting cushion/pillow covers, some simple, some fancy…should be something here for everyone. I’ve separated them into two groups for easier browsing. First up are the crochet designs… Satin & Lace:…

  • 20+ Hot Water Bottle Covers & Cozies: {Free Patterns}

    20+ Hot Water Bottle Covers & Cozies: {Free Patterns} When cold weather hits, there’s nothing like snuggling up to a toasty hot water bottle. Here are a bunch of patterns and tutorials for making covers and cozies for them so they’re even more snuggle-friendly. These are mainly knit and…

  • 25+ Free Dishcloth Patterns: {Knitting}

    25+ Free Dishcloth Patterns: {Knitting} Knit dishcloths are a great yarn stash buster and they make great homemade gifts too…here’s a collection of free patterns from my bookmarks and online research, enjoy! Quartet: Each measures 6″ square (approximately) and requires about 40 yds of worsted…

  • 25+ Laptop Sleeves & Cases: Free Tutorials & Patterns

    25+ Laptop Sleeves & Cases: Free Tutorials & Patterns Here are over two dozen sewing, knit & felting tutorials for laptop sleeves and cases (there’s a couple for crochet too). These are my favorite picks of what I found available online for freebies. Enjoy! Padded With Straps: Instructions via…

  • 25+ Lovely Tea Cozy Patterns: {Free}

    25+ Lovely Tea Cozy Patterns: {Free} Here is a lovely assortment of tea cozy patterns that I’ve collected from around the ‘net…a little bit of everything in the lot (knit, crochet and sewing). Many are quite simple and easy enough for beginners so there’s something here…

  • Homemade Swiffer Cloth Patterns

    Homemade Swiffer Cloth Patterns Who doesn’t hate paying money for swiffer cloths that you just end up throwing out? Here are a few ideas, tutorials and patterns for making reusable ones from fabric plus a bunch of knit and crochet designs to make your…

  • 50+ Stash Busters To Use Up Those Bits Of Yarn

    50+ Stash Busters To Use Up Those Bits Of Yarn If you crochet or knit, chances are you have accumulated a large stash of yarn with partially used skeins in a variety of colors, many too small to use for most projects. Instead of gathering dust in your craft cupboard,…

  • Lovely Knitted Bag Patterns (Including A Vintage Design)

    Lovely Knitted Bag Patterns (Including A Vintage Design) Here’s an assortment of lovely bags you can knit, they’re ideal for running errands and shopping. As always, all patterns are free. The vintage project that was originally published on this page is still here but you’ll find it moved…

  • 50+ Reusable Grocery Bags You Can Make: Free Patterns

    50+ Reusable Grocery Bags You Can Make: Free Patterns Sure you can buy some trendy brand name shopping bags, but why not make your own for cheap, they can be as chic and cool as you like (and original too)! Here’s a bunch of free patterns and tutorials to…

  • Learn How To Knit – Free Resource Guide

    Learn How To Knit – Free Resource Guide Here’s a collection of step-by-step resources available online (for free!) that will teach you knitting. All of these are for beginners and I’ve also included a selection of patterns towards the bottom of this article for you to practice with.…

  • Knitting Needle Cases, Rolls & Pouches: {Free Patterns}

    Knitting Needle Cases, Rolls & Pouches: {Free Patterns} You can easily organize all your knitting needles and supplies with a roll or pouch. You’ll find some that are quite large and loaded with pockets and features, others are more simple and small. Something here for everyone! Update: I…

  • 20+ Pot Holders To Make: {Free Patterns}

    20+ Pot Holders To Make: {Free Patterns} Here’s a nice mix of crochet & knit patterns for pot holders and hot pads that I’ve gathered from my bookmarks and found online (all free of course!). If you’re looking for some to sew, you’ll find a bunch here.…