15 Fun, Free Knitting Patterns for Delightful Slippers
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15 Fun, Free Knitting Patterns for Delightful Slippers

You could knit simple, plain slippers… but why not have some fun instead? Check out these unusual knitting patterns for slippers Knitting patterns for slippers always make me think of my late father. Before he passed in 2012, I used to make Dad slippers for Christmas every year. This was necessary because my dad loved…

37 Fantastic, Free Ways to Knit for Shoebox Collection Charities
Accessories | For the Home | Free Knitting Patterns | General Charity Knitting | Gloves, Mittens, and Fingerless | Hats and Headbands and Other Head Coverings | Holidays | Socks and Slippers | Toys

37 Fantastic, Free Ways to Knit for Shoebox Collection Charities

This collection of free knitting patterns features 37 fabulous ways to fill a shoebox for charity Early autumn (or for some of us ambitious types, late summer!) is the time when many of us are ready to begin our holiday knitting. For charity knitters, the holidays are a time when we are especially eager to…

9 Adorable (and Free!) Ways to Keep Children’s Feet Warm
For Babies and Children | Free Knitting Patterns | Socks and Slippers

9 Adorable (and Free!) Ways to Keep Children’s Feet Warm

These cozy, adorable knitted slippers for children will make any child light up with glee On a chilly morning, or by the dying hours of a chilly evening, there are few things quite as cozy as a warm pair of slippers. Most handknitted gifts are received with pleasure, but trust me: if you really want…

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….