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Learning how to knit is not as difficult as it may seem. It's a favorite pastime for many crafters, and it's a great way to make wearable crafts and gifts for friends. Find out how to knit in these articles.

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Free Knitting Patterns

You can learn to knit all kinds of things, for yourself, your home, or your baby. Use these free knitting patterns to stitch up some great projects.


How to Make a Baby Blanket

How to Make a Baby Blanket

Do you know how to make a baby blanket? Find out how to make a baby blanket in this article from HowStuffWorks. See more »

The Ultimate Knitting Quiz

The Ultimate Knitting Quiz

This knitting quiz will test you on everything from stitches to needles to yarns. Take this knitting quiz and test your knitting knowledge. See more »

How to Knit

How to Knit

Learning how to knit is relatively simple with the helpful tips in this article. You'll learn how to knit, purl, and more only at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Free Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Free Knitting Patterns for Beginners

Learning to knit is fun and not too hard to do. Try our many free knitting patterns made especially for beginners at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Knitting Instructions

Knitting Instructions

Our knitting instructions will walk you through such techniques as making increases, fixing mistakes, and more. Find knitting tips at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Free Baby Bootie Knitting Patterns

Free Baby Bootie Knitting Patterns

Knitting the softest baby booties is fun and easy to do. Get free knitting patterns for baby's best booties and Mary Janes at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Free Scarf Knitting Patterns

Free Scarf Knitting Patterns

To knit a scarf is to create something completely unique. Get great, free patterns and learn how to knit your own scarf at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Free Mitten Knitting Patterns

Free Mitten Knitting Patterns

Felted mittens or a mitten and headband set make great gifts for yourself or a loved one. Learn more about these free knitting patterns. See more »

Free Knitting Patterns for Baby Blankets

Free Knitting Patterns for Baby Blankets

A hand-knit blanket is the perfect gift for a newborn baby. Learn how to knit different styles and textures, and get free patterns at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Free Socks Knitting Patterns

Free Socks Knitting Patterns

Interesting patterns and cozy warmth make these socks great for cool weather. Keep your feet warm and dry with our free socks knitting patterns. See more »