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Basic Fingering-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

Here is a free basic beginner pattern for fingering weight socks, toe-up socks, one– or two-at a time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle heel. It’s the one I use in all my classes, and my students always get great results.

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Basic Worsted-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

ShiBui Worsted Toe-Up Socks

A free basic worsted weight sock pattern for toe-up socks, knit one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop. Features the Fleegle heel. This is the pattern I use to teach sock-knitting to first-time sock-knitters, and they always get great results.

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Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Fingering Weight

This “Faux Heel Flap” Toe-Up Sock pattern is an easy intermediate sock pattern written for Magic Loop. It has a fake heel “flap” that is knit in one piece with the rest of the toe-up sock. It also includes adjustments for high insteps or arches.

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Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Worsted Weight

Purple toe-up socks with heel flap, shown out of car window

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Generic Pattern for Toe-Up Socks with a Fleegle Heel, in Any Weight and Size

A free basic beginner generic sock pattern for toe-up socks, one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle Heel. Following Fleegle’s famous sock formula, written out in my own words. Design your own toe-up socks in any size, for any weight or gauge of yarn.

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Bulky Cabled Legwarmers with Buttons – Super-Bulky Weight

When I wore these bulky cabled legwarmers in New York City, they were turning heads left and right. You don’t need UGGs to be cool. Just knit these fabulous, cabled, knee-high knitted boot covers. Finish off with oversize buttons and a twisted-cord tie. Pattern includes cable chart.

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Bulky Felted Fair-Isle Bag for Beginners

Felted Fair-Isle bag, top view

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Phone Cozy – Custom Size for Magic Loop – Any Weight

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Sock Yarn Key Cozy for Magic Loop – Fingering Weight

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Textured Stripes Ear Warmer/Headband – Bulky Weight

This unisex headband/ear warmer is great for skiers, joggers, or cyclists—anyone who is out in the elements on a crisp winter morning. Good for knitters just learning to combine knit and purl stitches and read a simple chart. There are written directions for those who choose not to use a chart.

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Basic Toe-Up Sock Patterns

Basic Fingering-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

Here is a free basic beginner pattern for fingering weight socks, toe-up socks, one– or two-at a time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle heel. It’s the one I use in all my classes, and my students always get great results.

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Basic Worsted-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

ShiBui Worsted Toe-Up Socks

A free basic worsted weight sock pattern for toe-up socks, knit one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop. Features the Fleegle heel. This is the pattern I use to teach sock-knitting to first-time sock-knitters, and they always get great results.

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Generic Pattern for Toe-Up Socks with a Fleegle Heel, in Any Weight and Size

A free basic beginner generic sock pattern for toe-up socks, one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle Heel. Following Fleegle’s famous sock formula, written out in my own words. Design your own toe-up socks in any size, for any weight or gauge of yarn.

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Toe-Up Socks – Baby – Aran Weight

Toe-Up Baby Sock

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Toe-Up Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Bulky Weight

Bulky beginner socks for magic loop

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Toe-Up Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Super-Bulky Weight

Super-Bulky Magic Loop Socks - Malabrigo Rasta - white background - side view

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“It’s Time to Knit!” Leftover Sock Yarn Wall Clock Pattern

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Diamond Dishcloth/Potholder – Traditional – Worsted Weight

Almost every book and class teaches this dishcloth to its new knitters, and for good reason. It’s quick, cheap, and teaches you what you need to know so that you can move on to harder and more interesting projects.

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Hand Towel – Rectangular – Worsted Weight

This beginner hand-towel pattern is so full and fluffy that it’s actually luscious. To get the rectangle effect, use alternating increase and decrease rows until the towel is as long as you want. Add an optional crocheted edging and loop to hang the towel from.

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Moebius Bowls – Nesting Felted – “Pentafold (5 Twist) Rim” – Bulky Weight

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Stripes Brigade Mosaic Throw Pillow – Bulky Weight

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Throw Pillow – Slip-Stitch – “Vinété” – Bulky Weight

Based on the Aubergine Dreams Neck Warmer by Laura Dianiska, this pattern is suitable for practicing many important beginner skills. The pattern of elongated stitches rising vertically up the work is caused slipped stitches. A good beginner pattern for those just learning how to slip stitches.

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Washcloth – Embellished Chenille – Worsted Weight

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Mittens

Scarves

“Palm Springs” Feather and Fan Lace Scarf – Sport Weight

Pink Feather and Fan Summer Lace Scarf

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Bulky Weight Beginner Garter-Stitch Scarf

The perfect scarf for learning how to knit. Soft, colorful, and scrumptious, this simple scarf is a luxury because of the Misti Alpaca “dyed-to-the-stitch” yarn. Watch videos every step of the way with our free Learn-to-Knit Class.

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Double Knit Heart or Checkerboard Scarf – Super-Bulky Weight

double knitting

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Elegant Ribbed Scarf for Beginners – Aran or Bulky Weight

This is a beginner scarf for knitters just learning to do 1×1 rib. Knit this scarf in aran- or bulky-weight yarn. Using bulky yarn will make the project go faster, and the scarf will be a more… well, bulky. Use a kettle-dyed or variegated yarn to make a simple scarf completely elegant.

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Feather-Light Two-Color Brioche Scarf for Men

Brioche stitch can be heavy and dense. In this two-color flat brioche knitting scarf pattern, laceweight yarn is held double, creating a light-as-a-feather brioche scarf for men.

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Man Scarf – Mistake Rib Scarf in Three Weights for Men

It’s so rugged and burly, I actually just like to call it “man-stitch.” Why? In a chunky yarn this is a perfect stitch for a guy’s scarf or sweater, and it’s super-easy – but not boring – to knit.

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Scarf – Noro Striped 1×1 Rib – Jared Flood – Worsted

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Super-Bulky Weight Garter-Stitch Scarf (Mary’s Italian )

Photo Scarf BasicGarterChunky 04 LiatHoldingUp V1 square

I designed this scarf when staying up all night before my first TV appearance. I needed an easy scarf that my local KUTV 2 News host, Mary, could wear. I created a scarf to be knit in 3 hours. Garter stitch is for beginners, but your hands will get a workout!

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Socks

Basic Fingering-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

Here is a free basic beginner pattern for fingering weight socks, toe-up socks, one– or two-at a time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle heel. It’s the one I use in all my classes, and my students always get great results.

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Basic Worsted-Weight Toe-Up Sock Pattern

ShiBui Worsted Toe-Up Socks

A free basic worsted weight sock pattern for toe-up socks, knit one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop. Features the Fleegle heel. This is the pattern I use to teach sock-knitting to first-time sock-knitters, and they always get great results.

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Generic Pattern for Toe-Up Socks with a Fleegle Heel, in Any Weight and Size

A free basic beginner generic sock pattern for toe-up socks, one– or two-at-a-time, using Magic Loop and the Fleegle Heel. Following Fleegle’s famous sock formula, written out in my own words. Design your own toe-up socks in any size, for any weight or gauge of yarn.

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Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Fingering Weight

This “Faux Heel Flap” Toe-Up Sock pattern is an easy intermediate sock pattern written for Magic Loop. It has a fake heel “flap” that is knit in one piece with the rest of the toe-up sock. It also includes adjustments for high insteps or arches.

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Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Worsted Weight

Purple toe-up socks with heel flap, shown out of car window

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Toe-Up Socks – Baby – Aran Weight

Toe-Up Baby Sock

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Toe-Up Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Bulky Weight

Bulky beginner socks for magic loop

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Toe-Up Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Super-Bulky Weight

Super-Bulky Magic Loop Socks - Malabrigo Rasta - white background - side view

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Top-Down Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Bulky Weight

Bulky beginner socks for magic loop

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Top-Down Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Fingering Weight

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Top-Down Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Super-Bulky Weight

Super-Bulky Magic Loop Socks - Malabrigo Rasta - white background

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Top-Down Socks – Beginner Magic Loop – Worsted

Araucania Worsted-Weight Sock

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Sweaters

Toe-Up Faux-Heel-Flap Socks

Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Fingering Weight

This “Faux Heel Flap” Toe-Up Sock pattern is an easy intermediate sock pattern written for Magic Loop. It has a fake heel “flap” that is knit in one piece with the rest of the toe-up sock. It also includes adjustments for high insteps or arches.

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Toe-Up Faux Heel Flap Socks – Worsted Weight

Purple toe-up socks with heel flap, shown out of car window

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Top-Down Socks for Magic Loop

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