Show only printer-friendly patterns. Babies will look cozy and adorable in knitting patterns from this FREE e-book! There is surely a pattern in this collection that will catch your eye.
Hand-knitting was at a peak in Britain in the s. During the Second World War, women on the home front were encouraged to contribute to the war effort by knitting for the troops, which was promoted as public duty. Advertising at the time stated: "England expects — knit your bit".
Accurate gauge is essential. Row 2 —Purl. Row 4 —Purl.
This selection of free knitting patterns includes a large range of layettes, cardigans, bonnets, hats, booties, soakers and vests, plus clothing for toddlers aged up to approximately 5 years. Note: Shawls can be found with the shawl knitting patternsand blankets can be found with the blanket and afghan knitting patterns. All of the patterns on this page are either copyrighted to me, Sarah Bradberry, are in the public domain, or used with permission of the copyright owners. By viewing these patterns you are agreeing to respect the copyright of the designers who allow their work to appear in this collection.
No one in our family knits but we have found a variety of vintage knitting patterns that we thought were worthy of sharing. If you do attempt any of our free vintage knitting patterns, please let us know how it went and whether the patterns require any corrections. We would also love to post a picture of your project.
Knitting for children means thinking about the child with every stitch and giving an item that is filled with love, warmth, and positive thoughts. Baby Pattern Categories Baby Blankets. Children's Mittens.
Knitting for children means thinking about the child with every stitch and giving an item that is filled with love, warmth, and positive thoughts. All of the clothing that you'll make from these baby patterns, including outfits for older children, are sure to become favorites: clothes that will be worn, cherished, and saved long after they've been outgrown. There is something for knitters of every skill level in this collection of baby patterns.