How to Knit a Pocket Prayer Cloth with Love
For Beginners/Easy | Free Knitting Patterns | General Charity Knitting | Scrap Yarn Knitting

How to Knit a Pocket Prayer Cloth with Love

A free knitting pattern to create a pocket prayer cloth, perfect for offering tangible and portable prayers Ever hear from a far-flung friend or family member going through a hard time and wished you could give them a hug? That feeling of helplessness can be a heavy burden. Prayer shawls have traditionally been knitting and…

A Complete Set of 3 Free Knitting Patterns Perfect for Charity
For Babies and Children | For Beginners/Easy | Free Knitting Patterns | Gloves, Mittens, and Fingerless | Hats and Headbands and Other Head Coverings | Scarves and Cowls

A Complete Set of 3 Free Knitting Patterns Perfect for Charity

Here’s a way to knit a set of 3 winter accessories perfect for charity Readers of KnittingforCharity.org and the Knitting Nuggets Newsletter are truly the best! I received another reminder of this a few days ago, when reader Sharon Malazard sent me a photo of a set of matching winter accessories — hat, scarf, and…

12 Beloved Free Knitting Patterns Perfect for Hurting Hands
For Beginners/Easy | For Preemies | Free Knitting Patterns | General Charity Knitting

12 Beloved Free Knitting Patterns Perfect for Hurting Hands

Do your hands hurt from arthritis or another health issue? These patterns, projects, and equipment may help when knitting is a struggle Reader Brenda had a charity knitting quandary that, I believe, many other ambitious knitters also face. I love reading your letters but wish I could take a more active part. Due to a…

How to Learn to Knit Socks and Sweaters, Even When It’s Scary
For Beginners/Easy | Free Knitting Patterns | Knitting Instructions, Techniques & Tips | Socks and Slippers | Sweaters

How to Learn to Knit Socks and Sweaters, Even When It’s Scary

Is “learn to knit socks and sweaters” on your knitting bucket? Here’s a plethora of tutorials that are bound to help! Reader Nancy shared her knitting bucket list item:  “I need to learn to knit socks and sweaters with sleeves.” I’m pretty sure Nancy isn’t alone! Once upon a time, I was just like Nancy….

Practical and Cute Free Knitting Patterns for Baby Bibs
For Babies and Children | For Beginners/Easy | Free Knitting Patterns

Practical and Cute Free Knitting Patterns for Baby Bibs

Knit something for babies that’s both completely practical and quite atypical: baby bibs Bibs aren’t the typical baby knitting pattern, are they? When we think of knitting patterns for babies, we tend to think hats, booties, blankets, maybe a cardigan or sleep sack. But we don’t think of bibs very often. I know I don’t!…

For Beginners/Easy | Free Knitting Patterns | Technique-based

Part 3 in Learning to Knit with Double-Pointed Needles (DPNs): Free Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Welcome to Part 3 of our series in learning to knit with double-pointed needles (DPNs)! In Part 1, you saw a collection of great tutorials to help you learn the basics in knitting with DPNs. In Part 2, I offered the benefit of my experience (aka my mistakes) in a batch of tips in knitting…