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…

10 Wonderful Ways to Swaddle Baby in Snuggly Warmth
For Babies and Children | For Preemies | Free Knitting Patterns

10 Wonderful Ways to Swaddle Baby in Snuggly Warmth

Baby buntings, cocoons, sleep sacks: whatever they’re called, these sleep sack knitting patterns will keep babies warm A few days ago, my younger daughter was a baby. (Okay, it was in 2006. Why does it still feel like yesterday?) Anyway, when she was but a wee babe, I discovered that she absolutely loved to be…

How to Knit a Cardigan: Try an Adorable Baby Sweater
For Babies and Children | For Preemies | Free Knitting Patterns | Sweaters

How to Knit a Cardigan: Try an Adorable Baby Sweater

  Knitting a baby sweater is the perfect way to practice sweater knitting. Check out these 9 free knitting patterns I find knitting cardigan sweaters intimidating. Knitting cardigans seems to me an exercise in juggling variables. You have to, first and foremost, make sure it fits if you ever want it worn. You have to ensure that…

24 Free Baby Hat Patterns for All Knitting Levels
For Babies and Children | For Beginners/Easy | For Preemies | Free Knitting Patterns | Hats and Headbands and Other Head Coverings

24 Free Baby Hat Patterns for All Knitting Levels

Whether you’re a beginning knitter, an expert, or somewhere in between, you’ll find a baby hat you’ll love to knit in this collection of free patterns “I need knitting patterns for baby items. Cardigans, hats, mitts, booties. PLEASE!!” This plea came from a Knitting Nuggets Newsletter reader. Not surprising, really. If there’s anything many of…

21 Perfectly Precious Free Knitting Patterns for Preemie Clothes
For Preemies | Free Knitting Patterns

21 Perfectly Precious Free Knitting Patterns for Preemie Clothes

So many babies born too soon need the help of knitters – you can help with these preemie clothes patterns.  Knitting preemie clothes is a popular way to knit for charity. I hear more questions about how to donate hats for premature babies than perhaps any other charity knitting question I receive. It’s a wonderful…