Free knitting and crochet patterns
Knitting and crochet is a great way to pass the time when it’s winter and you’re stuck indoors.
It offers the opportunity to get creative, is relaxed and can be done while listening to the radio or watching tv.
If you’re in the mood to take on a new project, here’s some free knitting and crochet patterns we’ve been admiring lately.
This lovely long cardigan is a great project for winter, and can even be used as an outer layer this spring and summer as the weather improves. Find instructions for this free knitting pattern from the Prima website.
Keep your family pet warm with this adorable dog sweater. The free pattern is available to download here.
A small square is great for beginners or if you want a satisfying and useful project that’s not too time-consuming. Find patterns for the above dishcloth, and others, here.
Hue shift crochet afghan
This lovely and colourful crochet afghan is a wonderful project to take on – it’s done in four pieces then sewn together, so you can do it in stages. Find the free pattern here.
Bear security blanket
Crochet something your young grandchild will love with this adorable bear security blanket from Tatie Soft Toys. Find the free pattern here.
What are your favourite knitting and crochet projects? Share your experiences in the comments below.
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