Beginner Easy Knitting Patterns – Recommended For Beginners

By Jodie Morgan

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In this roundup, I’ve collected the best beginner easy knitting patterns. There’s so much variety including scarves, hats, blankets and more for beginner knitters. Let’s get knitting!

Recommended Beginner Easy Knitting Patterns

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The Best Beginner Easy Knitting Patterns

Drop Stitch Cotton Easy Kimono Knitting Pattern

Create your own version of this beautiful pattern. Thanks to the help of Jessica from Mama In A Stitch.

Star Dust Knitted Garter Stitch Scarf Pattern

This is such a lovely pattern. All made possible with the help of Brittany from Just Be Crafty.

Tasseled Garter Stitch Color Block Scarf Pattern

Anne from Flax and Twine has some fabulous suggestions for this gorgeous pattern. Check out the complete guide.

Beginners Wool Blanket Pattern

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern. Enjoy making your own version. Follow the instructions by Lynne Knowlton.

Easy Peasy Socks!

Wendi Gratz from Shiny Happy World has all the instructions for this pattern idea. Make sure you check out the other posts while you are there.

DIY Basket Weave Cushion Cover

To create this wonderful pattern project. Check out the all the steps by Mike from The Crafty Gentleman.

Hip Spring Scarf Cowl

This post features some great ideas. Plenty of inspiration by Jessica from Mama In A Stitch.

Basket Weave Dishcloth Pattern

Bet you can’t wait to get start making your own version of this pattern idea. Follow the tutorial by Brittany from Just Be Crafty.

Easy Knit Baby Blanket Pattern

Alnaar from Leelee Knits has created clear and easy to understand instructions for this baby blanket pattern project. If you try it, please let me know how it goes.

Finger-Knit Wreath

Just looking at this makes me want to start making! Find the beginner knitting inspiration in the post by Anne from Flax and Twine.

Confetti Scarf Knitting Patterns

Thomas from Purl Soho shares their experience and tips for how to make this pattern project. Follow her clear and easy to understand instructions to make your own.

Watermelon Hat

Susan B. Anderson has a clear and easy to understand pattern. Another fun project that will pay off in the end!

Easy Knit Baby Booties Knitting Pattern

A really wonderful idea. Plus the results look great! To make it yourself, take a look at the instructions by Gina Michele.

Easiest Knit Baby Hat Ever

Gina Michele makes this look very easy! Get the inspiration here. Another fun project idea for you.

Chunky Knit Pillow

Smitha Katti from Smitha Katti steps you through the pattern idea.

I definitely want to do this one when I have time.

Knit Hedgehogs

Alyson from Purl Soho provides all the details for this pattern project.

Have you ever tried something like this?

Stripey Baby Bunting Cardigan Projects

This would make a wonderful handmade project Find all the materials and instructions in the complete guide by Cassie from Little Red Window.

DIY Knit Planter Cover

Caitlin and Manda from The Merrythought has created a beautiful project for you to follow here.

Check out the details on how to make it yourself.

DIY Finger Knit Rope Trivet

Anne from Flax and Twine has some excellent pattern ideas, which you should try out. Check out the loveliness. You will so excited to get started!

Kids Banana Beanie Easy Knitting Pattern

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here.

Thanks to the creativity of Gretchen Tracy from Balls to the Walls Knits.

Bulky Throw

Bring some easy and amazing pattern goodness

into your life with the help of Heidi Gustad from Hands Occupied.

Mary Jane Slippers

Whitney from Purl Soho steps you through the requirements to make this lovely creation here.

Looks like so much fun!

Double Seed Stitch Baby Blanket

This pattern project would be super fun to make. Find all the details in the guide.

Thanks to the creative abilities of Maggie from Knitting in the Park

Strawberry Jam Neck Wrap

What fun it will be to create your own version of this pattern project.

With the expert assistance of Jennifer Dickerson from Fiber Flux

Super Easy Lap Blanket

has some excellent suggestions for this pattern idea.

Follow the complete guide. Cassy from Purl Soho

Knit Bow Tie and Pom-Pom Collar

Find all the details, including materials and easy to understand steps for this great pattern project by Jessica from Mama In A Stitch.

Easy Knit Boot Cuffs

You are sure to be excited to make your own version of this inspiring pattern. All the details are included in the post by Julie Tarsha from Simply Notable.

The Katy Cowl Beginner Knitting Projects

Your creativity will be flowing when you create this gorgeous pattern. Follow the instructions by Anne from Flax and Twine.

Bitty Baby Booties

Carla from Small + Friendly shares their knowledge and helpful tips on how to make this pattern project

Follow the instructions to make your own.

Knit Heart Ornament

Doing this project is a great idea, and the results look fantastic!

All the information you need is provided by Heidi Gustad from Hands Occupied.

Cat Ear Hat Knits

A superb idea, this pattern looks such fun to make. Take a look at the instructions.

Then get busy! Thanks to the creative talents of Gina Michele from Gina Michele

How To Knit A Coaster Using Simple Stitch Patterns

Victoria Vitale from Scissors and Sage gives great tips and tricks on how to make this fun pattern. Follow the projects tutorial outlined in her post.

Fingerless Mittens

Another fab pattern to try out. Get more details and the pattern here. Follow all the instructions to put it all together thanks to Martha Stewart.

Crate and Barrel Inspired Simple Knit Pillow

Brittany from Just Be Crafty provides all the details, including materials and how-to tips for this pattern project. Feel at ease knowing that everything you need is covered in the article.

Plush Knit Bag

Jessica from Mama In A Stitch has created this sensational project for you to follow. Find all the easiest details in the post.

Super Easy Baby Blanket

What a wonderful idea! Following the steps should be easy. Check out the knitted guide here. Thanks to Whitney from Purl Soho.

Towel Topper Knitting Pattern

Beverly from The Make Your Own Zone has some fab pattern ideas, which you can try out. Check out all the goodness in the guide. Enjoy enjoy the process.

A Finger Knitting Door Curtain with Bells DIY

Looking at the image above, no doubt makes you want to get started! Find all the basic info you need here. Thanks to Anne from Flax and Twine.

Gold Leaf Hat Knitting Pattern

Bring some amazing and satisfying knitting projects craft goodness into your life with this pattern. Loads of easy knitting pattern inspiration by Gina Michele.

Puff Daddy

Anna and Heidi Pickles step you through the instructions and provides ideas for materials to make this very creative idea. You’ll love the results.

Knit Ampersand Wall Decoration

These beginner knitting projects are super fun to make and look great too. Follow the tutorial by Meredith Cowser from One Social Girl.

Mini Santa Hat Pattern

Such a lovely knit stitch idea to bring some extra craftiness into your life. Follow the instructions by Julie from Khundi.

Bernat Fat Cat Toy

Create your own version of this beautiful pattern.

Thanks to the help of The Team at Yarnspirations.

Scrap Busting Tassel Pillow Knitting Pattern

Here’s another to add to your to-do list. Take a look at the pattern here. Thanks to Gina Michele.

Red Heart Yarn Knit Baby Bibs

Rebecca J. Venton from Red Heart has all the instructions and tips for this fun pattern idea

Baby Headphone Hat

To create this wonderful pattern project

Check out the specifics by Cassie at Little Red Window.

Slip Stitch Dishtowels

I am sure this pattern will be something you enjoy.

Follow the steps by Marilla from Purl Soho.

Two Ways

Jessica from Mama In A Stitch has this super fun pattern to make.

The instructions are easy to follow and understand.

You will be super excited to create this beautiful pattern

Wrist Warmers Tutorial

Trine from Creative Pink Butterfly steps you through the techniques used in this brilliant project. Take a look at the tutorial here.

Potential answer on what to do in your free time!

DIY Knit Baby Bootie Gift

Jeanne from Domestic Space gives great step by step instructions on how to make this gorgeous pattern.

Follow the tutorial outlined in her post.

How To Knit A Tie

Spice up your crafting with this fabulous idea!

Thanks to the creative mind of Victoria Vitale from Scissors and Sage.

Easy Checkered Washcloth

Ellen from The Chilly Dog provides all the details for this crafty project.

More for you to try.

The Weekender

This would make a wonderful handmade project.

Find all the materials and instructions in the complete guide by Hilary from Purls of Wisdom.

Fog Chaser Cape Knitting Pattern

Gina Michele has some excellent pattern ideas, which you should try out.

Check out the materials required and steps.

Definitely some to add your creative wishlist.

Circlet Pattern

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here. Thanks to the creative talents of Dani Sunshine.

Basic Mustard Beanie

Bring some easy and amazing pattern goodness into your life with the help of Lucy from Things We Do.

Big Snowy Owl

What a gorgeous pattern.

Made possible with the creativity of Cassy from Purl Soho

Free Knitting Pattern Easy Arm Warmers

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern

Enjoy making your own version. Follow the instructions by Tammy from Posh Patterns

Knitted Paper Chains

Another pattern to try. What a fabulous idea! Thanks to the creative mind of Kelly Kingston.

Comfy Cocoon and Cap

Kim Kotary from Red Heart provides all the details for this pattern project. Have you ever tried something like this?

Baby’s First Football Pattern

Find all the details for this fabulous pattern project here. Thanks to the creativity of Natty from Knit Picks.

Knitted Bracelet

What fun it will be to create your own version of this pattern project. With the expert assistance of Dawn Suzette from Simple Things Notebook.

How to Knit a Bra Top Video Knitting Tutorial and Free Pattern

Lauren from Knitting is Awesome has detailed, clear and easy-to-understand instructions to help you make this pattern project. You’ll be very pleased with the final patterns product.

Simple Bauhaus Throw

Such a great handmade project for beginners! Follow the complete guide to make your own with the help of Goli Mohammadi from Make.

Calorimetry

Bring some amazing and satisfying craft goodness into your life with this pattern. Loads of easy knitting patterns inspiration by Kathryn Schoendorf from Knitty.

Conclusion

Hope this roundup inspired you to pick up your needles! Do you have any plans for your next beginner easy project? Tell me in the comments, or via the contact page. I’d love to hear from you.

About The Author

Jodie Morgan From Knit Like Granny

Jodie Morgan (Author & Founder)

jodie@knitlikegranny.com | Lives In: Regional Australia

Author: Jodie Morgan is a passionate knitter and blogger with 40+ years of experience currently living in regional Australia. Taught by her mother and wonderful grandmother “Mama”, she fell in love with crafting from a young age. When she’s not knitting, you’ll find her enjoying a cup of coffee with cream, or sharing helpful resources and tips with the online knitting community. Get to know Jodie and the team on our meet the team page.

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