Our Free Beginner Tutorial Design - Garter Stitch Baby Blanket (or pet bed, whatever makes you happy) - is a perfect first project. It's designed for absolute beginners, and the digital version is integrated with KnitSchool (our knitting skills videos).
You'll learn how to: cast on, knit stitch, change balls of yarn, bind off, and block the finished object
Want the Free Digital Design downloadable as a PDF with clickable links? CLICK HERE.
Want the Kit? CLICK HERE.
Erika Knight Maxi Wool or Cedar House Yarn Windfall Super Bulky (choose your color above). If you're not using one of our kits, you'll need at least 205 m (225 yds) of super bulky weight yarn.
NEEDLES & NOTIONS:
12 mm or 12.75 mm (US 17) Brittany Straight Needles
Tapestry needle for sewing in the ends
Scissors (not included in the kit)
2 stitches to the inch, although matching gauge exactly isn’t necessary for this project
24" wide by 33" long