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FREE Special Occasion Knitting Patterns

If you're looking for holiday decorations or thoughtful gifts this fall and winter, these free special occasion knitting patterns feature a range of projects perfect for making your season merry and bright.

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Featured Special Occasion Knitting Patterns
Bridal Sampler
Textured and lovely, this free knit afghan pattern is sure to be a hit with the bride and groom. Download this pattern for free. Stitch them a soft knit keepsake that they'll treasure for years. Size: Approx 52" x 60".

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Loa Ann Thaxton.
Chunky Checks
Perfect for a beginner knitter, this free pillow pattern knits up quickly with chunky-weight yarn and U.S. size 10 1/2/6.5mm knitting needles. All you need is an 18" x 18" pillow form. Customize the yarn color to perfectly accent your home decor.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Sandy Scoville.

Free Special Occasion Knitting Patterns and Ideas

A hand knit gift is an especially thoughtful way to show that you care. Knit gifts for everyone on your list using Free Christmas Knitting Patterns. The holiday patterns also include decorations, home décor, and other festive trimmings for your home and those you love.

These special occasion knitting patterns can work for a variety of other milestones as well. Use Free Gift Knitting Patternsto make a thoughtful wedding or bridal shower gift. Hand knit items help create a sense of home. That means they're also wonderful gifts for graduations, housewarmings, or other transitions. Use your knitting skills to show that you appreciate and support those you love. With free special occasion knitting patterns, you can afford to knit more gifts or keepsakes to celebrate life's events, big and small.

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